A Morning Drink

An eastern tailed-blue, Cupido comyntas, drinks nectar from the flowers of Canada goldenrod.

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We have had a long stretch of hot, dry weather and the butterflies are not present in the high numbers that they usually have this time of year.  Still, some are around.

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About the roused bear

Nature photographer from central Iowa.
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3 Responses to A Morning Drink

  1. Mary says:

    This has been a summer devoid of butterflies here in Dubuque.

  2. Finn Holding says:

    Butterfly numbers have been down here in the UK too, but in the last month they seem to be bouncing back because we’ve had 3 months of proper sunny summer weather. I hope it’s enough to restore them.

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