ExplorEcoLab : caterpillar growth [Part 3]

ExplorEcoLab : caterpillar growth [Part 3]

🇬🇧 The small caterpillars in the laboratory are now clearly visible. Compare this photo taken under the x40 microscope with the previous photos. There is only the head which fits in the photo :o). To discover ExplorEcoLab project : www.explorecology.com #papillon #papillons #butterfly #butterflies #lepidoptera #nature #insecte #insects #insect #macro_beautiful_world #beautiful #naturephotography #macronature #instanature #macrobutterflyContinue Reading ExplorEcoLab : caterpillar growth [Part 3]

ExplorEcoLab : caterpillar growth

ExplorEcoLab : caterpillar growth

🇬🇧 The little caterpillars in the laboratory grow quickly. They feed on the leaves of Trifolium repens (as in the photo taken under the microscope x40). To discover ExplorEcoLab project : www.explorecology.com #papillon #papillons #butterfly #butterflies #lepidoptera #nature #insecte #insects #insect #macro_beautiful_world #beautiful #naturephotography #macronature #instanature #macrobutterfly #explorecology #insectphotography #wildlifephotography #instagram #macrolove #instagood #wildlife #prettybutterflyContinue Reading ExplorEcoLab : caterpillar growth

Butterfly Outing

Butterfly Outing

🇬🇧 Yesterday, the association made a Butterfly Outing to the “Coulée verte” in “Saint-Aubin de Médoc” (a village in the south-west of France). In total, 12 species have been observed …. Small Copper, Common Blue, Short-tailed Blue, Brown Argus, Large White, Small White, Brimstone, Meadow Brown, Speckled Wood, Gatekeeper, Large skipper, Painted Lady. Small CopperContinue Reading Butterfly Outing

Nigeria project : Junonia cymodoce

Nigeria project : Junonia cymodoce

 🇬🇧 Junonia cymodoce is a rather rare forest butterfly in Nigeria. This beautiful butterfly was photographed at the Omo Forest Reserve (to discover the project: www.explorecology.com). with the collaboration of : Ekpah Ojonugwa , Federal Ministry of Information and Culture, Nigeria , Wildlife of Africa Conservation Initiative , Nigeria National Park Service , Cross River National Park , Omo Forest Reserve , Wildlife Conservation Society, Centre d’Etudes etContinue Reading Nigeria project : Junonia cymodoce

How do butterflies eat?

How do butterflies eat?

🇬🇧 How do butterflies eat? In the photo you can observe the trunk of the butterfly. They use it as a straw to sip their food. To discover the butterfly breeding project : www.explorecology.com #papillon #papillons #butterfly #butterflies #lepidoptera #nature #insecte #insects #insect #macro_beautiful_world #beautiful #naturephotography #macronature #instanature #macrobutterfly #explorecology #insectphotography #wildlifephotography #instagram #macrolove #instagoodContinue Reading How do butterflies eat?

Butterflies of Nigeria : Euphaedra losinga (Dark Brown Forester)

Butterflies of Nigeria : Euphaedra losinga (Dark Brown Forester)

 🇬🇧 Euphaedra losinga (Dark Brown Forester) is a dark brown butterfly found in the forests of Nigeria. Some of them were observed in January 2021 at the Becheve Nature Resserve in Obudu Cattle Ranch of Cross River state, Nigeria (to discover the project: www.explorecology.com). with the collaboration of : Ekpah Ojonugwa , Federal Ministry of Information and Culture,Continue Reading Butterflies of Nigeria : Euphaedra losinga (Dark Brown Forester)