Monday, March 14, 2005

Caught in the Act

Came home from work today and caught two butterflies in the act.

Rushed like a lunatic into the house to grab my camera and then rushed out again to take the all important photos. Click on the image below to enlarge it.

Caught in the Act

Turns out that I did not need to rush. When I went outside again half an hour later they were still at it. I guess that was more than you needed to know about the mating habits of the Monarch butterfly but what the heck, I am a biology teacher at heart. I wonder which one is the female...

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