Black Swallowtail Cat...

By taggart  
Black Swallowtail Cat

So cute---eating like she was hungry---and she has now made herself a chrysalis-----in the version---which we are watching very carefully--protecting----
This is what I have been pre-occupied with since the end of July---will be putting the sequence into a web page--

Tags: Caterpillar Chrysalis Black swallowtail Wildlife and nature

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chase Plus
16 2.4k 620 England
20 Aug 2020 10:31PM
A fabulous thing to watch, Nature at it's finest.
Good luck, just a waiting game now to see the spectacular result !
dales Plus
6 13 Australia
20 Aug 2020 11:17PM
Quite a spectacular creature in its different forms it seems Jenn , you will have to give us the link to the web page when done !!
Ian😎
GeorgeP 15 62 26 United States
20 Aug 2020 11:22PM
Reminds me of the caterpillar from Alice in Wonderland. A wonderful shot.
carol01 9 53
20 Aug 2020 11:26PM
Lovely caterpillar and colour.

Carol
debu 12 India
20 Aug 2020 11:32PM
Lovely colourful detailed images.
Debu
20 Aug 2020 11:52PM
Excellent Jennnn,
Fred.
21 Aug 2020 2:01AM
Very nice pair well done Jenn.
WesternRed.
21 Aug 2020 2:22AM
Two great images, Jenn. That is a very hungry looking g caterpillar. Do you have any monarch caterpillars?

Peter
gconant Plus
11 32 1 United States
21 Aug 2020 2:23AM
2 fascinating images Jenn.
The lead really works for me.

Glenn
21 Aug 2020 2:49AM
Two wonderful images of this pretty Black Swallowtail Caterpillar and Chrysalis.
bliba Plus
16 1 2 Austria
21 Aug 2020 6:48AM
The Very Hungry Caterpillar WinkWinkWink
johnke Plus
9 232 17 England
21 Aug 2020 6:55AM
Both are interesting Images and very well portrayed Jenn it is always a privilege to see nature at its best....John
saltireblue Plus
12 12.9k 82 Norway
21 Aug 2020 8:03AM
Too busy eating to be bothered about a large camera being pointed at her.Wink
James_C 12 38 57 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2020 8:36AM
Lovely Jennnn SmileSmileSmile
Irishkate 11 45 121 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2020 8:49AM
Fascinating Jenn - I love your views od nature.
KateGrin
RonnieAG Plus
12 154 119 Scotland
21 Aug 2020 10:27AM
How good to find this nature event, Jenn, and very nicely captured: hope you manage to see the butterfly that will eventually emerge.
R.
BillRookery 6 2 4 England
21 Aug 2020 2:25PM
Wonderful images
JuBarney Plus
10 36 5 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2020 4:54PM
Such an experience to witness and capture this, well done
Ju
Jukka Plus
10 1 Finland
21 Aug 2020 8:08PM
Very good , Jennnnnn SmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmileSmile

Jukka.
21 Aug 2020 8:50PM
Excellent Jenn..Lin
Chinga Plus
11 60 3 United Kingdom
21 Aug 2020 9:50PM
Two inspiring Nature shots Jenn. Beautiful to view...
Isabel GrinGrin
viscostatic 15 50 11 United Kingdom
24 Aug 2020 9:07AM
Beautiful close ups Jenn. It certainly is eating well in the lead image.

Phil.

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