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Mourning Cloak Butterfly

“The caterpillar does all the work, but the butterfly gets all the publicity.”

~ George Carlin, (1937-2008) American stand-up comedian

(Quote Source: goodreads.com)

A Mourning Cloak butterfly at rest.


Guess Where We Met?

Oh Super! the caption affixed to this image gives it away immediately. I was going to offer Borneo, Cuba, Kenya and Mongolia . . . but you now know we met in Toronto. 181 more words

Butterfly Types

Animal Friend of the Week

Raewyn at decocraftsdigicrafts says she wants to showcase our animal kingdom.  It runs from Tuesday New Zealand time and is weekly. You can join in anytime at all over the week.   172 more words


The Mourning Cloak Masacre!

March 11th, 2016

Today was pretty much like any other warm winter-come-spring day lately in south Orange county, California.  The sun was shining in between the most magnificent,  puffy cumulus clouds amid a perfect blue sky with the temperature being perfect (high 60’s to low 70’s),  and along with the smell of freshly cut grass – AH! 904 more words


February: Mourning Cloak

The Mourning Cloak, Nymphalis antiopa, is our butterfly of the month for February.

Range: Mourning Cloaks can be found all over North America, though they are rare on the gulf coast. 381 more words