Archive for the ‘Two-tailed Sallowtail’ Tag

A Double Two-Tailed Swallowtail On The Rocks   Leave a comment

Two-tailed Swallowtail — Images by kenne

Double on the rocks,
Is this two-tailed swallowtail
Looking for its host?

kenne

Capturing The Moment — Butterflies On The SCVN Nature Walk   8 comments

Two-tailed Swallowtail on a Wheeler Thistle

Black Swallowtail on a Wheeler Thistle

Pipevine Swallowtail on a Wheeler Thistle

Azure butterflies, which a brilliant blue color when the wings are open.

Arizona Sister

Arizona Sister In Stealth Position (Note the body shadow through the wing.)

Azure Butterflies

These butterflies were among the many alone the mountain stream trail going up from Marshall Gulch on Mount Lemmon, conducted by the Sabino Canyon Volunteer Naturalists (SCVN) yesterday.

kenne

With The Two-tailed Swallowtail, You Count The Moments   12 comments

Two-tailed Swallowtail — Images by kenne

I chase butterflies
through the mountain meadow,
not with a net, but with a camera —
capturing the moment,
which becomes forever.

kenne

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“Just living is not enough,” said the butterfly, “one must have sunshine, freedom and a little flower.” 
~Hans Christian Andersen

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