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Nov 21, 2019 10:49 |  #391

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Yep, Chalkhill male it is, Jack. Nice shot of an increasingly scarce butterfly.

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Nov 21, 2019 16:07 |  #392


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Nov 24, 2019 00:24 |  #393

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Dec 10, 2019 23:14 |  #395

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Dec 23, 2019 08:50 |  #396

MONARCH ON LANTANA


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Sunny and 60 yesterday. Two Monarchs showed up on my wife's Lantana patch. I think this is a young one, the other was quite weather beaten.
Nice to see them after our cold spell. Taken at MFD (10') and slightly cropped from my 90d.

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Jan 27, 2020 17:13 |  #398


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I cropped this female Monarch as tightly as possible, to show the business end of her proboscis. Sharp as a needle and seldom seen, by me. She seemed to be holding the Lantana blossom open with her front leg, prior to feeding. Super nice to see these butterflies in my yard, in January. Taken at MFD (10'), with my 90d and cropped about 50%.

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Jan 27, 2020 20:02 |  #399

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I cropped this female Monarch as tightly as possible, to show the business end of her proboscis. Sharp as a needle and seldom seen, by me. She seemed to be holding the Lantana blossom open with her front leg, prior to feeding. Super nice to see these butterflies in my yard, in January. Taken at MFD (10'), with my 90d and cropped about 50%.

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Feb 17, 2020 23:39 |  #400

OK! Time to bump the butterfly thread back to the top. It is mariposas monarcas season down in Mexico and while i haven't seen the numbers for this year I have a feeling it will be about the same as last year...which is good. Just finished first week. two more to go.

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Feb 22, 2020 05:36 |  #401

not sure if moths are allowed?
Cabbage moth.
We used to give the kids 5 cents (40 years ago) for every one caught :-)


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Feb 22, 2020 09:13 |  #402

avondale87 wrote in post #19014122 (external link)
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Cabbage moth.

Richard, that's a cabbage butterfly, female.


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Feb 22, 2020 11:32 |  #403

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Richard, that's a cabbage butterfly, female.

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Feb 22, 2020 11:35 |  #404

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Feb 22, 2020 13:34 |  #405

OhLook wrote in post #19014195 (external link)
Richard, that's a cabbage butterfly, female.

Lester Wareham wrote in post #19014257 (external link)
Seconded!

Learn something every day. Thanks. We grew up with them as 'moths'. :oops:
Curious, how you know it's a female?



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