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Broken Wing

Monarch butterfly showing signs of a predator encounter. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Broken Wing belongs here. And that's a good thing, because he won't live long. A male monarch that we've nicknamed “Broken Wing” due to a predator mark, hangs out on our milkweed, butterfly bush and Mexican sunflower (Tithonia). He's...

Monarch butterfly showing signs of a predator encounter. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Monarch butterfly showing signs of a predator encounter. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Monarch butterfly showing signs of a predator encounter. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Broken-winged monarch sips nectar from a butterfly bush. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)
Broken-winged monarch sips nectar from a butterfly bush. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Broken-winged monarch sips nectar from a butterfly bush. (Photo by Kathy Keatley Garvey)

Posted on Monday, September 21, 2015 at 7:24 AM
 
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