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Viceroy Butterfly

Limenitis archippus

Description:

This Monarch mimic has orange and black pattern on its wings. It can be distinguished from the Monarch by its smaller size and the postmedian black line that runs across the veins on the hindwing.

Habitat:

Leaving the high blind boardwalk and hiking away into the fields surrounding the pond. Bittern Marsh Trail next to the river at Lake Lewisville Environmental Learning Area. https://sites.google.com/site/trailsofde...

Notes:

Lewisville Lake Environmental Learning Area. http://www.ias.unt.edu/llela/main.htm

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Denton, Texas, USA

Lat: 33.06, Long: -96.96

Spotted on Sep 12, 2012
Submitted on Sep 16, 2012

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