Butterflies, other wildlife, of Pitztal, Austria


This 2016 video is about butterflies, and other wildlife like birds and tadpoles, of the Pitztal valley in Austria.

Butterfly feeding in Austria, video


This video is about a large wall brown butterfly feeding on nectar in the Pitztal valley in Austria.

Peacock butterfly emerges from chrysalis, video


This September 2016 video shows a second generation of the year peacock butterfly emerging from its chrysalis.

Matty Weydema from the Netherlands made this video.

Buckeye butterfly in the USA


This video from the USA says about itself:

17 September 2016

The bold pattern of eyespots on the wings mark this as a Buckeye Butterfly. The eyespots likely serve to startle or distract predators, especially young birds.But this is the darker Mangrove buckeye, West Indian buckeye or tropical buckeye, (Junonia evarete) is a neotropical nymphalid butterfly found from Florida and the Caribbean, Mexico, Central America, to tropical and subtropical South America. The type locality is Surinam, and numerous subspecies have been described. The butterfly is easily confused with Junonia genoveva, which is also known as the mangrove buckeye.

White peacock butterfly in the USA


This video from the USA says about itself:

13 September 2016

The White Peacock Butterfly (Anartia jatrophae) is a striking tropical butterfly found in Florida and Texas and sometimes further north.

Habitat: Most open, sunny and moist areas such as disturbed sites, pond edges and along roadside ditches.

Austrian butterflies on video


This video shows a female glandon blue butterfly, laying an egg in the Kaunertal valley in Austria.

This video shows a mountain clouded yellow butterfly in the Kaunertal valley in Austria.

Large white butterflies mating


This 8 September 2016 video shows two large white butterflies mating.

Luuk Punt in the Netherlands made this video.