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- science - discoveries - expeditions - tours - new photos of Butterflies by Lars Andersen

in 2018

first update d. 12 January 2018

last update d. 10 February 2018

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If you have any photos of butterflies or has made a website or an article about butterflies.
Or have an exciting butterflies trip abroad to talk about.
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Latest articles, links and photos

February 2018

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Long Proboscis Hawkmoth, Amphimoea walkeri

February 8, 2018

Darwin Hawkmoth, Amphimoea walkeri (Boisduval, 1875). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia february 8, 2018. Photographer; Peter MøllmannDarwin Hawkmoth, Amphimoea walkeri (Boisduval, 1875). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia february 8, 2018. Photographer; Peter MøllmannDarwin Hawkmoth, Amphimoea walkeri (Boisduval, 1875). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia february 8, 2018. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Long Proboscis Hawkmoth, Amphimoea walkeri (Boisduval, 1875). Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia february 8, 2018. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Long Proboscis Hawkmoth, Amphimoea walkeri (Boisduval, 1875). The wingspan is 147–164 mm.
Adults are on wing year round. They have the longest insect
proboscis in the world, and nectar from deep-throated flowers as Angel's Trumpet, Brugmansia arborea while hovering in the air.
Larvae feed on
Anaxagorea crassipetala, a lowland rain forest tree of Costa Rica and surrounding areas,
and probably other members of the
Annonaceae family.

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Latest articles, links and photos

January 2018

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Heraclides anchisiades in slo mo 2

January 14, 2018

Ruby-spotted Swallowtail, Heraclides anchisiades. Copacabana, Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia January 11, 2018. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

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Butterflies Books
by V. Tshikolovets

January 12, 2018

Covers the whole of Europe (from Atlantic Isles to Ural mountains), N. Africa (from Morocco to Egypt), Asia Minor and Near East. Covers 703 species  2000 photographs of butterflies in nature, many species figured in the first time;  1000 photographs of habitat and landscapes including historical photos where habitats was destroyed;

Welcome to the website of the "Butterfly Books" published or authored by Vadim Tshikolovets.
Within this site you will find information of all books for sale and available now.

  Please see "
The Butterflies of Palaearctic Asia Series" link to see information on published volumes and eight titles in preparation.

"
Butterflies of Europe & the Mediterranean Areas" link contains short information and photos of this excellent work.

Read more about it on this
link

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Cloud-frosted Swallowtail
Pterourus warscewiczii

January 11, 2018

Cloud-frosted Swallowtail, Pterourus warscewiczii (Hopffer, 1865).  Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia january 8, 2018. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

Cloud-frosted Swallowtail, Pterourus warscewiczii (Hopffer, 1865).
Caranavi, Yungas, Bolivia
january 8, 2018. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

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Heliconius in slo mo

January 1, 2018

Red Postman, Heliconius erato in slow motion, from Rio Broncini Caranavi, Bolivia January 1, 2018. Photographer; Peter Møllmann

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