Subject: Thirsty Red Admiral
Location: Coryell County, central Texas
December 5, 2012 10:38 pm
Among the butterflies drinking water droplets in the garden today was this beautiful butterfly. Is it a Brushfooted butterfly, a Red Admiral? Our dry spell continues with warm temps and a cloudless sky today.
Signature: Ellen

Red Admiral

Hi Ellen,
We have already gone on record with our opinion that the Red Spotted Purple is the loveliest North American Butterfly, but we have to say that no North American butterfly has more personality than the Red Admiral.

Red Admiral

 

Location: Texas

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