How to Keep and Rear Butterflies? Butterflies can be easy to raise from egg to adult, or they can be next to impossible, depending on the species.

How to Keep and Rear Butterflies?

How to Keep and Rear Butterflies? Butterflies can be easy to raise from egg to adult, or they can be next to impossible, depending on the species. It also depends on how much time...

Petaloudes – A Valley of Butterflies

“Petaloudes” in Switzerland is well known as the “valley of Butterflies”, is located on the western side of the Greek island of Rhods, almost 25 KM away from the city near the Village Kalamonas....

The Evolution of Butterflies

The story of butterfly evolution is incomplete; butterflies are inherently so delicate that their remains are very rarely preserved there’re therefore several gaps in our knowledge. Insects first made an appearance about 400 million...

The Migration of Monarch Butterflies

The Migration of Monarch Butterflies is the world rarest phenomenon. The Mexican mountain where orange, black Monarch butterflies gather in countless numbers. They cover 10 ACRES after a 3,400-mile journey from the U.S. where...

The Basic Life Cycle of Butterfly

Well, all butterflies and moths go through the same basic life cycle. The Basic Life Cycle of Butterfly starts out as eggs are also known as “ova” and when these hatches, they do so...

Butterfly Classification – How are They Named?

Most Butterfly Classification has an English name and all have a Latin one. Their scientific label is derived from the “Binomial” system which was first used by Carl Linnaeus (Properly written Carl Von Linne). ...

What is Difference Between a Butterfly and Moth?

What is the Difference Between a Butterfly and Moth? One of the most common questions any lepidopterist is asked by members of the public concerns the difference between a Butterfly and Moth? The question is...

A Butterfly as Pests

A Butterfly as Pests causing concern in Europe is the Geranium Bronze (Cacyreus Marshalli) which is the family lycaenidae. Originally from South Africa where its larval food plant was the geranium or pelargonium somehow...

Butterfly Valley Fethiye, Turkey

Butterfly Valley is located about 15 kilometers south of Ölüdeniz and 30 km south of Fethiye. The Butterfly Valley is protected by the World Heritage Foundation and gets it's name from the exclusive butterfly...

The Butterfly Winter Sleepers

The cold weather of winter poses a major problem to many creatures. The peacock, small tortoiseshell, and brimstone are three butterflies that opt for hibernation in the adult form until spring. The beautiful peacock...
The Ant lift a paving slab or turn over a large stone in the garden, and the chances are that you will find a colony of black garden ants.

The Black Garden Ant

The Black Garden Ant lift a paving slab or turn over a large stone in the garden, and the chances are that you will find a colony of black garden ants. This species takes...
The housefly is unpopular since it deposits dangerous germs on food. The cockchafer and its larvae do great damage to plants.

The Relationship between Insects and Man

The relationship between Insects and Man is one of wariness a strange situation for. There are as many benefits to be gained from insects as there are discomforts. It is conventional to classify insects...

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