California Sister,Limenitis bredowii<LEP121>

 

†††† This species derives its name from the black with white bands that reminded someone of a nunís habit.However, the wings also have a bright orange patch on the tip of the forewing.Rusty orange bars highlight the wings, especially beneath, and the underside has purplish blue bands along the border and body.Rotting plums and other fruits are sought out by Sisters.