Dean Morley (mostly off)'s photos with the lepidoptera

Small tortoiseshell (Aglais urticae) butterfly

Small tortoiseshell (Aglais urticae) butterfly
Photographed in our garden.
Added on August 19, 2017

The Blue Morpho butterfly (Morpho peleides)

The Blue Morpho butterfly (Morpho peleides)
Hatched out from a pupa at home, this beauty's wingspan is about 5.5 inches (about 13.5cm).
Added on August  3, 2017

The Blue Morpho butterfly (Morpho peleides)

The Blue Morpho butterfly (Morpho peleides)
Hatched out today from a pupa at home.
Added on July 30, 2017

The Blue Morpho butterfly (Morpho peleides)

The Blue Morpho butterfly (Morpho peleides)
Hatched out today from a pupa at home.
Added on July 30, 2017

Brimstone (Gonepteryx rhamni) butterfly

Brimstone (Gonepteryx rhamni) butterfly
Seen in our garden, a female of the species.
Added on July 21, 2017

Brimstone (Gonepteryx rhamni) butterfly

Brimstone (Gonepteryx rhamni) butterfly
Seen in our garden, a female of the species.
Added on July 21, 2017

Brimstone (Gonepteryx rhamni) butterfly

Brimstone (Gonepteryx rhamni) butterfly
Seen in our garden, a female of the species.
Added on July 21, 2017

Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta) butterfly

Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta) butterfly
Photographed in our garden.
Added on July 16, 2017

Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta) butterfly

Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta) butterfly
Photographed in our garden.
Added on July 16, 2017

Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta) butterfly

Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta) butterfly
Photographed in our garden.
Added on July 14, 2017