Butterflies Beyond The Monarchs - 27 East

Butterflies Beyond The Monarchs

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An American lady on goldenrod.    JEAN HELD

An American lady on goldenrod. JEAN HELD

A monarch butterfly nectoring on butterfly weed.     JEAN HELD

A monarch butterfly nectoring on butterfly weed. JEAN HELD

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Nature Naturally

  • Publication: East Hampton Press
  • Published on: Aug 30, 2022
  • Columnist: Larry Penny
Who invented the butterfly? God? They are all so goddamned beautiful, yet so delicately assembled … one wonders how they have made it all of these years. Now we learn... more

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