Snap Shots

Butterflies

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Cochiti Reservoir of the Rio Grande

Buckwheat Blue butterfly
Perhaps this is the Rita Blue species

Sandia Mountains

West Coast Lady butterfly

Corrales Bosque

Painted Lady butterfly

Valencia County near the Rio

Marine Blue butterflies

Alameda near the Rio

Viceroy

Monarch butterfly

Fiery Skippers

Marine Blue Butterfly

Queen butterfly

Queen butterfly

butterfly

butterfly

skipper butterfly
Probably a Fiery Skipper (on butterfly bush.)

butterfly


Corrales Bosque

butterflies

butterflies

butterfly

butterfly


Sandia Mountains

butterfly

skipper butterfly
Taxiles Skipper, common in mountain woodlands in the Southwest.


Jemez Mountains

butterfly

butterfly
The white margin has nearly worn off the hind wings of this individual


Corrales Bosque Preserve, July 30, 2010

butterfly

butterfly

 


North Valley near Alameda

butterfly

butterfly

butterfly


Jemez Mountains

butterfly
Flower is ANNUAL GOLDENWEED (Haplopappus spp)




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