Common Buckeye Butterfly

Common Buckeye Butterfly

Common Buckeye Butterfly

Common Buckeye ButterflyBouncing gently on a grass frond this Common Buckeye seemed quite content to stay put.

Common Buckeye Butterfly
Common Buckeye Butterfly

This bit of tall grass was within a mowed area that I was able to walk around the other side and still he didn’t move.

Common Buckeye Butterfly
Common Buckeye Butterfly, Grey asphalt background

I haven’t seen many butterflies this summer and it was nice to watch this one for several minutes.

Common Buckeye Butterfly
Common Buckeye Butterfly

10 thoughts on “Common Buckeye Butterfly”

  1. That grass looks like one I’m familiar with! When I lived in the north of NZ there was a grass with heads like that – they were sticky yuk things that one would try to avoid – paspallum I think it was called. Lovely photos though Ellen!

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