Anglewing Butterflies

The Question Mark (Polygonia interrogationis), named after the two small white markings on the hind wing (visible on the lower left butterfly):

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Question Marks nectaring on Autumn Olive flowers in the spring

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Question Mark perched on an apple in the sun; early autumn.

Photos by NB Hunter. © All Rights Reserved.

White Admiral

Many butterflies visit animal carcasses and dung to obtain nutrients. In this instance, a road-killed rattlesnake attracted at least four species, including the White Admiral in the photo.

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Photo by NB Hunter. © All Rights Reserved.