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Mourning Cloak

Nymphalis antiopa

Description:

Pretty good size butterfly with burgandy background together with a border made up of yellow edging and accompanying blue spots

Habitat:

Forests


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6 Comments

KarenSaxton
KarenSaxton 6 years ago

Used to see these all the time. Now I rarely do. Nice spotting

TomElliott
TomElliott 6 years ago

Thanks all! Glad you Enjoy!

YukoChartraw
YukoChartraw 6 years ago

Gorgeous butterfly!

LeanneGardner
LeanneGardner 6 years ago

Beautiful Tom :)

Very handsome butterfly.

ceherzog
ceherzog 6 years ago

Would love to see this one...beautiful!

TomElliott
Spotted by
TomElliott

Wisconsin, USA

Lat: 44.64, Long: -89.73

Spotted on Jul 28, 2012
Submitted on Jan 4, 2013

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