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Synonyms for buckeye

the inedible nutlike seed of the horse chestnut

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tree having palmate leaves and large clusters of white to red flowers followed by brown shiny inedible seeds

a native or resident of Ohio


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Marcus, "Genetic population structure of buckeye butterflies (Junonia) from Argentina," Systematic Entomology, vol.
Hafernik, Phenetics and Ecology of Hybridization in Buckeye Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae), vol.
Variegated fritillary and common buckeye butterflies that the researchers captured, marked, and released in the central patch proved two to four times as likely to show up in connected patches as in unconnected ones.
The goldfish didn't survive the hot Mississippi summer, but other critters took their place, including a huge mockingbird who bathed in the edges, thirsty buckeye butterflies, and--at the moment--three alarmingly large frogs.
I first collected adult, female buckeye butterflies from two naturally occurring populations in the Sacramento area of California's Central Valley.