|I spotted a lot of big butterflies this week. Like this monarch.
|This eastern tiger swallowtail.
|A couple of spicebush swallowtails. Click to enlarge.
|And a variegated fritillary -- a name I like to say out loud.
|We focus on the beauty of butterfly wings, of course, but their bodies are often lovely, too. Check out the polka dots on the monarch.