28 Jun 2016.
Peace Valley Park, Bucks Co, PA.
Found on Solidago at the border of a meadow and woods.
ID suggested by Aaron Hunt.
Grupo de mariposas tomando sales del suelo húmedo.
Grupo de mariposas tomando sales en camino de terraceria.
Lepidoptera (/ˌlɛpɨˈdɒptərə/ lep-i-DOP-tər-ə) is a large order of insects that includes moths and butterflies (both called lepidopterans). It is one of the most widespread and widely recognizable insect orders in the world, encompassing moths and the three superfamilies of butterflies, skipper butterflies, and moth-butterflies. The term was coined by Linnaeus in 1735 and is derived from Ancient Greek λεπίδος (scale) and πτερόν (wing). Comprising an estimated 174,250 species, in 126 families and 46 superfamilies, the Lepidoptera...