Monthly Archives: October 2014

Late Season Insects

October in Iowa is beautiful.  Just the time of year when you should be outside in the wet grass taking pictures.  But this year I have been tied up with other obligations.  I have been able to see the magnificent … Continue reading

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Arthur’s Aquarium

I have written a number of entries that I call “The History of the Butterfly” on this blog, and on my other website.  Oarisma poweshiek, the Poweshiek skipper, is an endangered butterfly that was discovered in Grinnell, Iowa, and described … Continue reading


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