Tag Archives: Goldenrod

Grey Hairstreak Butterfly

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Part way up Satus Pass in the Cascade Mountains (Washington State), Brooks Memorial Park has a small butterfly garden. Even though our travels have taken us this direction three previous times this summer, and the flowers were all in bloom, … Continue reading

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Adaptations of the Goldenrod Crab Spider

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The goldenrod crab spider is the most abundant of all the flower spiders. This is in part due to abilities it has acquired through adaptation. One of these adaptations is the two sets of enlarged front legs. This allows the spider … Continue reading

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