Friday, August 5, 2011


I took some pictures of butterflies at work today.

 Gulf Fritillary resting on a Passion Flower Vine 

 Caterpillar life stage of the Gulf Fritillary
Passion Flower Vine is the exclusive food plant for the caterpillars

 Chrysalis life stage of the Gulf Fritillary

Passion flower

Passion flower (we have 2 different varieties of the vine)

Some species of Underwing moth was a close as I could get to identifying this moth I happened to see flying around at the same time, not sure why since it is a nocturnal species.

Also saw what I believe is a female Marine Blue flying around.

1 comment:

  1. I feel like there are an abundance of butterflies this year! Great pics!