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.
typhlonectes: “The Old World Swallowtail - Papilio machaon … is a butterfly of the family Papilionidae. Despite its common name Old World swallowtail, this species is not restricted to the Old World, as populations can occasionally be found in North.
This is a macro shot of - The Scarce Bamboo Page or Dido Longwing (Philaethria dido).Each spring the San Diego Zoo Safari Park's Hidden Jungle exhibit is filled with amazing, delightful and exotic butterflies of all colors and sizes. of beautiful bu