25% off iPhone Cases, Samsung Cases & iPhone Wallets. Use ONTHECASE25 at checkout.

LORQUIN'S ADMIRAL

Canvas Prints

Size:
$53.50
Sandy Stewart

Joined April 2008

  • Product
    Info
  • Product
    Reviews
  • Available
    Products
    11
  • Artist
    Notes
  • Artwork Comments 70

Sizing Information

Small 8.0" x 11.3"
Medium 12.0" x 16.9"
Large 16.0" x 22.6"
X large 20.0" x 28.2"

Features

  • Each print is individually stretched and constructed for your order
  • Epson pigment inks using Giclée inkjets to ensure a long life
  • UV protection provided by a clear lacquer
  • Cotton/poly blend Canson canvas for brighter whites and even stretching

Reviews

Wall Art

Home Decor

Bags

Stationery

Artist's Description

A Lorquin’s Admiral on Butterfly Bush blooms.

The wingspan of the Lorquin’s Admiral is 47-71 mm ( 1.85-2.80 in). Females are considerably larger than the males. Lorquin’s Admirals are easily recognized by their orange tips of the fore-wing upperside.

In Canada, it is widespread in southern British Columbia, including Vancouver Island, north to Emerald Lake. It also occurs in extreme southwestern Alberta and there is a single record from the Cypress Hills in southwestern Saskatchewan.
This is mainly a species of the west coast in the U.S., moving farther inland in the more northerly parts of its range

Lorquin’s Admiral flies from June until August in Canada. This is a very pugnacious butterfly, often attacking any intruder in its territory, even large birds. It is mainly found in or near woodlands, including orchards and parks. This striking butterfly sits on tree leaves at the forest edge, with its wings characteristically held at a 45-degree angle, showing off the bright orange wing tips.

Artwork Comments

  • Yool
  • Sandy Stewart
  • Stephen Thomas
  • Sandy Stewart
  • Leno
  • Sandy Stewart
  • Barry Norton
  • Sandy Stewart
  • Umbra101
  • Sandy Stewart
  • David Friederich
  • Sandy Stewart
  • Ellen van Deelen
  • Sandy Stewart
  • Marvin Collins
  • Sandy Stewart
  • Torfinn
  • Sandy Stewart
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait
desktop tablet-landscape content-width tablet-portrait workstream-4-across phone-landscape phone-portrait

10% off

for joining the Redbubble mailing list

Receive exclusive deals and awesome artist news and content right to your inbox. Free for your convenience.