Part six of the “Nature Therapy” series is from a recent walk in the woods behind my house.
Saturday, March 14 is Learn About Butterflies Day. As I am sure you are aware, I really enjoy butterflies and post quite a bit about them. To celebrate Learn About Butterflies day, here are some basics. Lepidoptera is an order of insects that include butterflies, moths, and skippers. All three of these types have six… Read More LEARN ABOUT BUTTERFLIES 2020
The Common Buckeye are found across the southern United States and in much of Mexico. They have unique fore-wings, each having two orange bars and two large black eye-spots. Learn more about butterflies here: THE DIVERSE LEPIDOPTERA INSECT
Here are some butterflies with predominate orange in their coloring. When watching them notice details, that will really help with identification. Some things to look for include: spots, how many spots, what color spots, shapes or patterns and where they are on the wing, stripes, lines, border colors, if they have tails, or the closed wing… Read More WHAT ARE ALL THOSE ORANGE BUTTERFLIES?