Category Archives: Insects

2017 in Review

Well, another year down and more to come.  This year has seen so many things happen in the world and sadly too many of them were tragic and just downright ugly!  I won’t delve into those things but instead will … Continue reading

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My top posts of 2017

I’m terrible at looking and analyzing stats – I think it has something to do with taking statistics and other similar classes in college; I shudder remembering them – so I really don’t go over my numbers as much as … Continue reading

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You guessed it! Another unidentified species

But still so beautiful.  I’m taking a guess that because of the wing pattern seen here, that both sides are the same.

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Name this butterfly

I’ve tried looking it up but have so far failed to identify it.  Great camouflage technique of resembling a dead leaf when the wings are closed.  Take a closer look at the second photo. Do you see that its tongue … Continue reading

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Butterfly Unknown

At least to me!  This lovely little butterfly had wings that appeared even more delicate than usual.  I’m guessing it could be a glasswing butterfly.  Feel free to help identify.  I’d appreciate it 🙂

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Not quite sure

This little one seemed so familiar but as he stayed with his wings closed I’m not sure.  That’s the thing about identifying butterflies when you aren’t an expert.  The sides of their wings don’t always match.  I’m guessing this could … Continue reading

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Clippers

Sylvia’s back! She first appeared here in Arizona.  We met again at the Butterfly House in Missouri but not only her, I met her ‘cousin’ a brown Clipper as well.  This was my first time ever seeing a brown Clipper. … Continue reading

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