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It wouldn't open it's wings for me :(
Spotted in University of Idaho Arboretum
I think you are correct. I don't believe there are any other butterflies in the USA with that color pattern except for Mourning Cloaks.http://bugguide.net/node/view/3188
Without its wings being fully open, it's hard for me to be completely sure. But I think it is a Mourning Cloak.
Lat: 46.73, Long: -117.00
Spotted on May 28, 2012 Submitted on Jun 2, 2012