Pyracantha and Butterfly -- by Garry Gay I love the bright blue against red here. Growing up, I was the girl in the red dress and sister Sue was always in blue. I have just begun to wear blue in the last 10 years.
Glasswing Butterfly- has transparent wings and finds a Spanish name, “espejitos,” which means “little mirrors.” If it wasn’t for the opaque outline around the wings, the average observer might not see one perched on a leaf or flower.
Danaus gilippus (Queen butterfly) is a North and South American butterfly in the family Nymphalidae with a wingspan of mm. Photo by John Absher, taken at the Butterfly Exhibit at Tucson Botanic Gardens.