Posts Tagged: Western tiger swallowtail
Don't look now, but a garden spider almost grabbed a tiger by the tail. The tiger? That would be...
Western tiger swallowtail, Papilio rutulus, nectars on a zinnia, unaware of the danger lurking below. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Close-up of garden spider tucked beneath the petals. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Sometimes you can't get within 20 feet of a Western tiger swallowtail butterfly (Papillo...
Western tiger swallowtail nectaring Mexican sunflowers. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Western tiger swallowtail atop a Mexican sunflower. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Tame that tiger. Wilton beekeeper Brian Fishback, president of the Sacramento Area Beekeepers'...
Spreading Its Wing
Sip of Nectar
Oo-laa! Ookow!What a treat to see the Western Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio rutullus) gliding into a...
Talk about a tiger by the tail. That would be the Western Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio rutulus)....
Western Tiger Swallowtail