Fliers - Lgood
A beautiful butterfly captured on our shrubs this morning.  I don't know the type of butterfly it is - could be a Monarch, but not sure.  Any suggestions from exerts as to what kind it is would be greatly appreciated.  Thanks for all your kind comments on past daily photos.  Have a super evening.

Update:  Papa and Chika identified this lovely butterfly as a Red Emperor.  Thanks to both.

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Oops - thanks to Ethan for correcting my comment.  This is a Red Admiral butterfly.  Even though Papa and Chika gave me the correct name too, I confusted Admirals and Emperors.  I knew it was something special in the butterfly world, but got my names mixed up.  I appreciate everyone for commenting.

A beautiful butterfly captured on our shrubs this morning. I don't know the type of butterfly it is - could be a Monarch, but not sure. Any suggestions from exerts as to what kind it is would be greatly appreciated. Thanks for all your kind comments on past daily photos. Have a super evening.

Update: Papa and Chika identified this lovely butterfly as a Red Emperor. Thanks to both.

This photograph is protected by the U.S. Copyright Laws and shall not to be downloaded or reproduced by any means without the formal written permission of L Good - noelxgood@sbcglobal.net.

Oops - thanks to Ethan for correcting my comment. This is a Red Admiral butterfly. Even though Papa and Chika gave me the correct name too, I confusted Admirals and Emperors. I knew it was something special in the butterfly world, but got my names mixed up. I appreciate everyone for commenting.

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