Ruddy Daggerwings (Marpesia petreus) nectaring on buttonbush blossoms in an enchanted cypress swamp. Their young feed on the leaves of nearby strangler fig trees. (The little hoverfly buzzing around is just waiting her turn at the nectar.) Happy Spring everyone!

The music is Ef Imino Nertz by Michel Banabila CC BY-NC-SA 3.0
soundcloud.com/michel-banabila/frozen-in-time-disquiet0009

Video recorded at Frenchman's Forest Natural Area, Palm Beach County, March 30, 2012

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