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You guessed it! Another unidentified species

But still so beautiful.  I’m taking a guess that because of the wing pattern seen here, that both sides are the same. Advertisements

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Name this butterfly

I’ve tried looking it up but have so far failed to identify it.  Great camouflage technique of resembling a dead leaf when the wings are closed.  Take a closer look at the second photo. Do you see that its tongue … Continue reading

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Butterfly Unknown

At least to me!  This lovely little butterfly had wings that appeared even more delicate than usual.  I’m guessing it could be a glasswing butterfly.  Feel free to help identify.  I’d appreciate it 🙂

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Not quite sure

This little one seemed so familiar but as he stayed with his wings closed I’m not sure.  That’s the thing about identifying butterflies when you aren’t an expert.  The sides of their wings don’t always match.  I’m guessing this could … Continue reading

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Shooting the same subject – yes or no?

Is there such a thing as shooting the same subject too much?  I visited The Butterfly House in Chesterfield, Missouri one day and had mixed emotions initially.  I was hoping to see some new species but mostly I saw ones … Continue reading

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Butterfly in the parking lot

Before heading off to the airport and back home, we did a walk around the Atlanta downtown area and I was pleasantly surprised to see this butterfly fluttering about on a flowered bush next to a busy public parking lot.  … Continue reading

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Monarch on a Butterfly Bench

F5.6 – 1/200 – ISO 100 – 100mm macro – Canon 5D M3

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