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Photo#1560169
Butterfly2018004

Butterfly2018004
Fitchburg, Worcester County, Massachusetts, USA
July 19, 2018
Is this a Red-Spotted Purple ??

Frassed
Hopefully you will see a fresher individual soon!
Thank you
Moved from ID Request.

Red-spotted Purple
Limenitis arthemis. This individual is approaching its "best before date" - quite worn.

 
Thank you.
Thank you muchly.

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