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Butterfly On Brown Eyed Susan
Butterfly (Northern Crescent) On Brown Eyed Susan
Species: Gaillardia aristata (common gaillardia, brown eyed susan), Phyciodes cocyta (Northern Crescent)

John Harvey Photo > John's Overnight Page > Penticton Long Weekend > Butterfly On Brown Eyed Susan

Cabbage White Feeding On Flower
I'm still learning to take photos of butterflies - I always figured these white things were moths but I was wrong. These two were very active (chasing each other it seemed) and were very particular about which flowers they fed on.
Tags: flower, insect
Species: Pieris rapae (Cabbage White)

John Harvey Photo > Blogs for 2016 to 2005 > August 2014 > Cabbage White Feeding On Flower

Cabbage White Flying In
I like that you can see the rolled up proboscis on the upper butterfly.
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Species: Pieris rapae (Cabbage White)

John Harvey Photo > Blogs for 2016 to 2005 > August 2014 > Cabbage White Flying In

Bee On Stonecrop
I like the bright yellow flowers on Stonecrops.
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John Harvey Photo > John Harvey Photo - Hiking > Elk Thurston > Bee On Stonecrop

Western Sand Wasp
Western Sand Wasp
Species: Erythronium montanum (White Avalanche-lily), Bembix americanus (Sand Wasp)

John Harvey Photo > Trips out of the Country > Seattle Rainier > Western Sand Wasp

Alfalfa
Alfalfa with a bumble bee (Bombus (whatever the farmer bought))
Species: Medicago sativa (alfalfa)

John Harvey Photo > Blogs for 2016 to 2005 > May 2007 > Alfalfa

Bee On Bed
Echinacea Purpurea - Purple Coneflower. The bug is probably a Yellow Jacket - Vespula family. Capturing bees on a plant is hard - they both seem to move.
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John Harvey Photo > Flowers in Vancouver Public Parks > Sutcliffe Park > Bee On Bed

Checkered Butterfly On Sitka valerian
The butterfly was actually quite common up in the alpine.
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Species: Valeriana sitchensis (Sitka valerian), Euphydryas editha (Edith's Checkerspot)

John Harvey Photo > Flowers in Manning Park > Checkered Butterfly On Sitka valerian