Mourning Cloak Butterfly – 4/19/15
Observer: Paul Lauenstein
Observation Date: 4/19/15
Observation Time: 2:10 p.m.
Observation Location: Moose Hill Audubon Wildlife Sanctuary
Common Name: Mourning Cloak Butterfly
Scientific Name: Nymphalis antiopa
Comments: This is a striking butterfly overwinters as an adult.That is why it is the first butterfly you are likely to see in early spring.
More Information: http://www.butterfliesandmoths.org/species/Nymphalis-antiopa