Smile! The world is a beautiful place (^_^)


Two pictures of a small tortoiseshell (Aglais urticae), a colourful Eurasian butterfly in the family Nymphalidae. I took these pictures today on the “PEN island” outside Amsterdam.

10 responses

  1. Beautiful Calee!

    April 2, 2017 at 2:36 PM

  2. What a beautiful butterfly, Calee!
    Have a wonderful week, my friend.

    April 2, 2017 at 7:11 PM

  3. Already! We have a similar species but I don’t think it will appear for another month or so. You must be enjoying the nice weather!

    April 3, 2017 at 7:28 PM

    • Everything’s unusually early this year! Not sure that’s a good thing but I do enjoy the sun and the warmer weather.. And the butterflies of course! ๐Ÿ™‚

      April 3, 2017 at 7:48 PM

      • No, you can’t complain! We are a little late, which at this point, now that everything has started, is fine with me.

        April 10, 2017 at 4:01 PM

  4. Great shots as always! You are really spreading out spring fore which is nice. Still brown in the middle of Canada but there’s hope๐Ÿ˜Š

    April 4, 2017 at 1:18 AM

    • Meant for me

      April 4, 2017 at 1:27 AM

      • Thanks Tony! I resisted the temptation to crop the images so the “spring feeling” shows more ๐Ÿ˜‰

        April 4, 2017 at 12:58 PM

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