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They can win race against you.If you think that you can catch a flying butterfly by running behind it, you will lose the race. Butterflies fly pretty fast. However, their average flying pace is 12 miles per hour but some of them can measure a distance of 25 miles in one hour, from Iryna

Butterflies don't live long but to me they represent someone taken before their time and full of beauty. Thinking of getting a memorial tattoo with butterflies for my husband who passed away just after Christmas.

The Painted Jezebel (Delias hyparete) is a medium sized butterfly of the Family Pieridae found in Asia.

This image is an example of Shallow DOF The Painted Jezebel (Delias hyparete) is a medium sized butterfly of the Family Pieridae found in Asia.

This is my absolute favorite kind of butterfly, the Colotis Danae, or Crimson-Tipped Butterfly. It lives in Asia and Africa. I first saw it on a brief safari in Uganda. That was when I fell in love with butterflies...

Crimson Tipped Butterfly - (Colotis danae). It lives in Asia and Africa. I first saw it on a brief safari in Uganda. That was when I fell in love with butterflies.