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Wearing of the green and a word about being nice to nature

Here in Columbus, Ohio at the Franklin Park Conservatory it’s once again time for the annual Blooms & Butterflies event.  It’s a beautiful event that I have attended ever since moving here and I now go visit butterfly exhibits wherever … 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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Shooting the same subject – yes or no?

Is there such a thing as shooting the same subject too much?  I visited The Butterfly House in Chesterfield, Missouri one day and had mixed emotions initially.  I was hoping to see some new species but mostly I saw ones … Continue reading

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