2-1/2" wing span.
Periferia Presa Constitución 1917, San Juan del Río, Querétaro. Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos ITSJR.
Ring of Mourning Cloak ova. About 1" long and containing about 75ova +/-.
I stuck my arm out and it landed on me .
If you stand still with some butterflies in a sunny spot some will land on you . I could see its shadow and this is a self portrait .
This is a Camberwell Beauty if you are British . A sign of early spring , they come out of hibernation on warm days . I saw my first one as a road kill in Minnesota before I was eight years old and I still remember it fairly clearly .
Scarce this time of the year .