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Less scarce

July 15, 2016 Leave a comment
Scarce swallowtail butterfly - it has lost its swallowtails

Scarce swallowtail butterfly with swallowtails missing

It’s rained all day today – this photo is from a couple of days ago.

The so-called Scarce Swallowtail Butterfly is actually more common here than the Swallowtail Butterfly.

They’re both really beautiful but when you’ve known one as a caterpillar and a chrysalis it makes you a bit biased.