Category Archives: Butterfly species

Carleton University Butterfly Exhibition 2012 – Day 7

Carleton University Butterfly Exhibition 2012 – Day 7 Although there have been a few moments when the weather has appeared to be  a bit threatening, and a few moments of apprehension when umbrellas  had to be unfurled, the weather has … Continue reading

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Carleton University Butterfly Exhibit 2012 – starts Saturday

Carleton University Butterfly Exhibit 2012 This is a repost of the original August 29th, 2012 posting. I am hoping to get to the exhibit a few times in the next week. Will be adding links to any additional uploaded images … Continue reading

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Butterflies – Silver-spotted Skipper – Epargyreus clarus

Butterflies – Silver-spotted Skipper – Epargyreus clarus

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Butterflies – Viceroy – Limenitis archippus

Butterflies – Viceroy – Limenitis archippus  

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Butterflies – Owl – Caligo memnon

Butterflies – Owl – Caligo memnon Photographed at Butterfly World in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in 2011 The Owl Butterfly is  a large butterfly (10 – 15 cm) that is commonly on display in butterfly exhibits. The adults feed on fruit … Continue reading

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Butterflies – Common Green Birdwing – Ornithoptera priamus

Butterflies – Common Green Birdwing – Ornithoptera priamus Photographed at Butterfly World in Fort Lauderdale, Florida in 2011. The Birdwing has many subspecies identified since it is a native of Indonesia and North east Asia where many islands have provided … Continue reading

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Butterflies – Orange Dead Leaf – Kalima inachus

Butterflies – Orange Dead Leaf – Kalima inachus   Photographed at the Butterfly exhibit in the Tennessee Aquarium in Chattanooga, Tennessee in 2011. The Leaf Butterflies or Dead Leaf Butterflies, as they are also called, are brush-footed butterflies (Nymphalidae) occur … Continue reading

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