Beauty from nature


This beautiful specimen is a Hackberry Emperor, Asterocampa celtis.
Family:Nymphalidae
Subfamily:Apaturnae

All of this time I thought this was a moth but I discovered it is instead a butterfly. I found all of my information on the site, Butterflies and Moths of North America.

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6 responses to “Beauty from nature

  1. Nice shot! I would have guessed moth too.

  2. Wow, stunning shots!

  3. I would have thought it was a moth too. Really cool photos!

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