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Fauna. June 25, 2008

Posted by littlebangtheory in Art and Nature.
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Today, Things With Wings!

A young goldfinch chirps for Mommy in a lilac hedge:

…while a nearby Eastern Tiger Swallowtail tanks up on nectar:

We have such beautiful Brothers and Sisters!


1. Frau Biergut - June 26, 2008

Actually it’s an eastern tiger swallowtail. Thanks for sending the group mugshot!


2. littlebangtheory - June 26, 2008

Cool, thanks – I saw the yellow and black wings and mis-identified the li’l thing.

3. FranIAm - June 26, 2008

My heart stopped- gorgeous!!

4. The Pagan Sphinx - June 26, 2008

I missed these earlier, somehow. They’re beautiful! I love bird pictures. Wow. You’re really amazing!

5. dguzman - June 27, 2008


6. The Pagan Sphinx - June 27, 2008

Just to let you know that I came back to see that baby Goldfinch again. So, so sweet, with its little mouth wide open. aaaaaaaaw.

7. distributorcap - June 28, 2008

i love birds —- but all i get to see are pigeons

8. littlebangtheory - June 28, 2008

Pigeons are cool, and very underrated. They have not only iridescence, but Mad Skilz™ as well!

Big-brained as birds go, I’d say.

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