Get notified whenever new sightings are posted via our Twitter account @NLNatureAlerts

Mourning Cloak Butterfly, Nymphalis antiopa (Linnaeus, 1758) Links

Previous Sightings by Tclenche

Thumbnail ImageFreshwater Sponge, Ephydatia muelleri (Lieberkuhn, 1856) on July 14, 2017
Thumbnail ImageBelted Kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon) on April 25, 2015
Thumbnail ImageBald Eagle (Haliaeetus leucocephalus) on December 28, 2016
Thumbnail ImageBelted Kingfisher (Megaceryle alcyon) on February 08, 2017
Thumbnail ImageSnowshoe Hare or Rabbit (Lepus americanus) on May 02, 2014
Thumbnail ImageGlaucous Gull (Larus hyperboreus) on December 31, 2015
Thumbnail ImageHawk on December 16, 2016

Statistics

  • Viewed: 491 times
  • Liked: 1 times

Do you like the sighting?

1 liked it
Contributors » Tclenche » Mourning Cloak Butterfly, Nymphalis antiopa (Linnaeus, 1758)

Mourning Cloak Butterfly, Nymphalis antiopa (Linnaeus, 1758) discovered by Tclenche (#9726)

Powered By Subgurim(http://googlemaps.subgurim.net).Google Maps ASP.NET

Sighting Info

Observed: September 18, 2017 @ 10:45 AM
Posted on: September 23, 2017 @ 3:58 PM (diff: 5 days)
Comments:
Not sure of the species, this Butterfly, was sipping water drops out of my son's swimming pool that i had drained the day before.

Sighting's Identification

Help to Identify

Newfoundland Nature

Newfoundland Nature

Comments by Site Members (scroll to post comment)

By Elijah on 9/27/2017 2:16:50 AM

That butterfly is a mourning cloak. I've never seen one drink water before. Great sighting! 

By Tclenche on 9/27/2017 10:47:20 AM

Thank you Elijah for your ID help.

By Elijah on 9/28/2017 1:02:11 AM

No problem. 

Leave Your Comment

In order to leave a comment, you need to register. It is very fast and easy

Click here to login or register