are also enjoying a revival in popular culture with sales of butterfly-themed products high and many large businesses such as John Lewis, Easy Jet, Samsung, Accessorize, Paper Chase, Laura Ashley and White Stuff using butterflies
in their branding,
Some of the country's rarest butterflies
are among those which have been breaking records with the dates they emerged this year, according to Butterfly Conservation.
The Fouldses waste no time introducing Laufer to the concepts of "drunken butterflies
" feeding on fermented fruit, "butterfly rape and pedophilia," and butterflies
that generate audible noises.
Illegal logging is threatening the winter homes of monarch butterflies
Better yet, join area residents next weekend as hundreds of wishes - in the form of possibly 1,500 or more live butterflies
- are spectacularly released into the Gardner sky during the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life at Mount Wachusett Community College (June 8 and 9).
Only through the public's efforts to make their backyards into more suitable wildlife habitats will butterflies
continue to astonish us with their delicate beauty,'' he says.
were thought to have been extinct for 11 years, and to be able to recover from that is stunning,'' she said.
The not-yet-named butterflies
in the Lycaeides genus, however, flourish in the harsh zone above the timberline, where the parent species can't cope, Gompert and his colleagues say.
Place a heap of butterflies
in the middle of the room.
Here is a Web site that has information about butterflies
and butterfly gardening.
Millions of butterflies
trek yearly from Canada to central Mexico to escape winter cold.
We are honored to once again be playing a role in the creation of a new habitat that will allow guests to explore the intriguing world of butterflies
, while learning about these creatures and their place in human culture and their importance in conservation.