A butterfly, Morpho aega, at the McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity. This pinned specimen is a mosaic gynandromorph – an aberration in which male and female cells are mixed together. In this mostly female specimen (which are normally orange-and-black) blue scales represent male cells.
The last eggs of the Carolina parakeet (Conuropsis carolinensis) at the Florida Museum of Natural History. These were collected in the late 1920’s at Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park, Okeechobee, FL.