This is an Eastern Tiger Swallowtail. The poor thing has definitely been through some trauma, but it can still fly. I thought it was being surprisingly friendly, willing to pose for me with my intrusive iPhone 11. Now I realize that it’s probably just a bit worn out. It’s probably a bit more difficult forContinue reading “Butterfly: September 2, 2022”
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Butterfly: Yellow Swallowtail, August 17, 2022
So far this summer, I’ve seen quite a few of these yellow swallowtails. I saw this one just a couple of hours ago. I took this picture with my iPhone 11. I’m just now starting to see the occasional monarch. I’m seeing skippers everywhere.
This gorgeous Lepidopteran is called a zebra swallowtail. I captured these images only six hours before posting. They were all taken with my humble iPhone 11 which does have a pretty good camera. 🦋
CFFC: Yellow – July 27, 2021
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