EUROPEAN BEE EATER which is indeed a beautiful bird. The bird run’s about in length. The butterfly is Danaus chrysippus, known as the Plain Tiger or African Monarch, is a common butterfly, widespread in Asia and Africa with a wingspan of about
Under the Microscope: "The Adonis blue butterfly is rare because it's choosy. It lays its eggs (like the one above) only on horseshoe vetch, a European perennial. What's more, it looks for patches cropped by rabbits that allow easy landing.