Parasa indeterminaThe adult moth belongs to the Slug Caterpillar Moth gorup which explains the double use of the word caterpillar in this description.
Patalene olyzonaria puber
Young pipevine caterpillars eating pipevine leaf
In a butterfly garden, look for the orange Pipevine Swallowtail eggs on the stems or tendrils of pipevines (Aristolochia spp.)
Battus philenorThis Pipevine Swallowtail is nectaring on Oakleaf Hydrangea (Hydrangea quercifolia.)
Battus philenorThis adult has recently emerged and is still unable to fly.
Stagmomantis carolinaWe witnessed this Carolina Mantis capture this unsuspecting Gulf Fritillary when it went to nectar on the pickerelweed.
Stagmomantis carolinaA praying mantis on a yellow trumpet pitcherplant was an unexpected sight in a pitcherplant savannah.
Stagmomantis carolinaHere's Looking at You! The praying mantis was perched on a branch and I went under the motionless mantis while it was "praying."
Danaus gilippusThe dark spots on the wings near the body of this Queen butterfly are scent glands found only on males of this species.
Polygonia interrogationisWith wings folded, you can distnguish the Question Mark from the similar Comma by the two white marks that some say resemble a question mark.