Definition of Nymphalis antiopa
1. Noun. Of temperate regions; having dark purple wings with yellow borders.
Generic synonyms: Brush-footed Butterfly, Four-footed Butterfly, Nymphalid, Nymphalid Butterfly
Group relationships: Genus Nymphalis, Nymphalis
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Literary usage of Nymphalis antiopa
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1. Traveling America's Loneliest Road: A Geologic and Natural History Tour by Joseph V. Tingley, Kris Ann Pizarro (2000)
"... Mourning cloak (Nymphalis antiopa) One of the first butterflies to appear in spring, the mourning cloak inhabits woodlands, meadows, parks, and gardens. ..."