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Silver-studded blue butterfly dancing, video

This video shows a silver-studded blue butterfly, moving in a way which looks like dancing.

MarijkeS from the Netherlands made this video.

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I never told you about my cousin, the bug-catcher? A very strange man, my cousin. He was even strange as a boy. He was really into collecting butterflies. 726 more words


Butterfly in the Phlox

“A fallen blossom
returning to the bough, I thought —
But no, a butterfly.”
― Arakida Moritake, Traditional Japanese Poetry: An Anthology

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Dragonflies and a Fiery Skipper

As I was getting ready to head out for a walk this evening, I saw this dragonfly just begging to have his picture taken.  They are such cool looking creatures. 71 more words


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Want to see some butterflies? Try looking down. Strange advice, I know. We’re trained to look up for those big, beautiful insects like swallowtails and monarchs. 366 more words

Baby Birds, Butterflies, and DIY Bug Spray

I took a break while mowing this morning to pick up some sticks in the backyard. I went to throw them on the brush pile, and a small fluttering something on the ground caught my eye. 826 more words