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Newly Emerged Mourning Cloak

Subject:  Moth?
Geographic location of the bug:  Northern CA
Date: 05/18/2018
Time: 02:01 PM EDT
Your letter to the bugman: 
This one decided to crawl up our wall in the backyard and change to this. What type or moth or butterfly is it?
How you want your letter signed:  Karen

Mourning Cloak

Dear Karen,
This is a newly emerged Mourning Cloak Butterfly.  The caterpillars can be quite numerous on elm and willow trees.

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