Made a new friend! This lil guy just emerged from his cocoon this morning (he over wintered, found the caterpillar on some black basil in the summer). Hurray! #lepidoptera #insects #moth #entomology #winchestermanor #spring
The Dodo went extinct in the 17th century. It was not declared extinct until the 19th century when Georges Cuvier established extinction as a fact, during a time when extinction was considered by many of Cuvier’s contemporaries to be merely controversial speculation.