State Butterfly of Arizona

The Two-Tailed Swallowtail.  I get down right giddy when I come across a species I’ve never seen before and this was one of those moments.  Such a beautiful creature.

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8 Responses to State Butterfly of Arizona

  1. Lignum Draco says:

    If I can differentiate a moth from a butterfly, that makes me happy. Identifying a species is a whole other ballgame, which I can’t play. 🙂

  2. Timothy Price says:

    Beautiful. The Sandia Hairstreak Butterfly is the NM State Butterfly.

  3. ventisqueras says:

    così belle, fragili e gentili. sembrano venire dal paradiso

  4. ChgoJohn says:

    I’ve never seen this one, Teri. Double-tail? Wonderful!

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