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Two-tailed Swallowtail

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For my butterfly fans: Swallowtails are the largest and most well known of our butterflies. They are found throughout the world, mainly in the tropics. Swallowtails are usually brightly colored. There are around twenty five swallowtail species in North America alone. When people … Continue reading

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West Coast Painted Lady

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Painted ladies have the distinction of being the most widely distributed butterflies in the world. Because of their wide range, another common name for painted ladies is cosmopolitans.  The West Coast painted lady, one of three or four species found … Continue reading

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