Eastern Blue Beauty, Protogoniomorpha temora, found in the dense forests of sub-Saharan Africa. Photo by Greg Miles

gorgeous luna moth....I know it says, moth, but I'm sticking it with my butterflies...they're all related. Lol...it's too beautiful not to pin!

& want to love this world like it& the last chance I& ever going to get to be alive and know it.& ~ Mary Oliver Avon has awesome color to match those of mother nature: Beautiful Butterflies, Butterfly, Luna Moth, Beautiful Spring, Flutt

Emerald Swallowtail Butterfly

Emerald Swallowtail butterfly (Papilio palinurus), native to Southeast Asia.

Blue Pansy (Junonia orithya, Nymphalidae)        This species also has a brown morph…..        Pu’er, Yunnan, China    See more Chinese butterflies on my Flickr site HERE…..

Blue Pansy (Junonia orithya, Nymphalidae) photo taken in Yunnan, China. Occurs from Africa, through south and south-eastern Asia, as well as in Australia


This butterfly has the look of blue & black "velvet~iridescence" on its wings~Totally stunning~

Red-spotted Purple (Limenitis arthemis astyanax)

~~Open Wings Red Spotted Purple Butterfly (Limentis arthemis astyanax) by Rosanne Jordan~~found in tx

Lesser Purple Emperor (Apatura ilia) by Lorenzo Shoubridge on 500px

The Lesser Purple Emperor (Apatura ilia) is a species of butterfly native to most of Europe and Asia. It is named for its similarity to the Purple Emperor butterfly. The wingspan is mm. The insect flies from June to July depending on the location.

A Caiman Wearing a Crown of Butterflies: Salt is critical to the survival of many creatures like butterflies and bees who sometimes drink tears from reptiles in regions where the mineral is scarce. Image credit Mark Cowan | thisiscolossal #Photography

A Caiman Wearing a Crown of Butterflies Photographed by Mark Cowan


"Sammamish Washington Tropical Butterflies photograph Hamadryas arinome the Starry Night Butterfly on beautiful fresia flower" Picture by Danita Delimont buy now as poster, art print and greeting card.