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Contrast. Nature. The blue in the butterfly contrasts to the brown rocks and also to the red leaf. The almost triangular shape of each section of the wings is contrast to the smooth round stones.

Contrast-in-Nature: The blue in the butterfly contrasts to the brown rocks and also to the red leaf. The almost triangular shape of each section of the wings is contrast to the smooth round stones.

.INCREDIBLE!! - THIS GORGEOUS BUTTERFLY IS CALLED  A BLOOD RED CYMOTHOE! - WHO WOULD BELIEVE A BUTTERFLY COULD BE SOOO RED!! ⭕️

Love the rich red color against grays.˚Mariposa africana (Cymothoe sangaris) by Alberto Estefanía Hurtado

Dew covered metallic beetle

You don’t usually hear about insects being endangered since they’re typically found in huge numbers. However, the Rainbow Leaf Beetle (Chrysolina cerealis) is an extremely rare species of bug that is only found in a few small populations.

The damselfly (seen here) is a relative of the dragonfly, and they both belong to an order that means "toothed ones" (Photo: Murray Clarke)

Wolf spider - Lycosidae

"The wolf spider is an aggressive hunter, but is generally shy and will run away when disturbed." Shy or not.it's a dead spider now!