Thaddeus William Harris might have liked this series of images, including a mating pair of Harris' Checkerspots and the female's eggs on her host plant, Flat-topped Aster.
Tune in and bug out with me and Kent McFarland today on Vermont Public Radio's annual insect show.
Here's a case of unrequited affection between a pair of little butterflies known as Silvery Blues (Glaucopsyche lygdamus).
My outtake from the PBS special Sex, Lies and Butterflies. It lives online.
In the case of little blue butterflies known as azures, you are what you eat. Here's my updated explainer on the blue sparkles of April.
What's true for movies is true for nature apps: the book is better. If you really want to learn nature, anything from bogs to bumblebees, get an actual book. Here's my buyer's guide.
The Heavens — and a total solar eclipse — reside on the wing of a butterfly.
Now passing you by is one of the planet's great events — an epic migration like no other. Painted Lady, the world's most widespread butterfly, is on the move. We've been seeing them bigtime here in New England the past few weeks.
News from the frontiers of blue butterflies and burgundy damselflies.