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Megisba malaya sikkima Moore

Megisba malaya sikkima  Moore
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Copyright: stone wang (kinglove) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 783 W: 0 N: 623] (11338)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-05-06
Categories: Insects
Exposure: f/2.8, 1/100 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-10-29 0:29
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Points: 28
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Megisba malaya sikkima Moore, 1884

Wings 20 - 28 mm, male butterfly wing surface dark brown, white obvious central wing, wing ventral gray, hind wing with black dots of different sizes, different shades of black dots, which in a number of leading edge and central pieces of large black spots, this is the name of the origin. Male and female look similar, but the male Diechi mask purple blue sheen, the outer edge of curvature than the straight wing, wings belly is white, female butterfly wings matte, ventral fin than the white, wing curvature than the outer circle.

This species is also known as the Black Star gray butterfly, dark gray butterflies, etc., mainly in low-elevation mountains, larvae pale green to green, there is a central dorsal inlay white border dark vertical bands of small lateral dense undercoat, larvae Trema, Macaranga, Mallotus, white gourd son, Kamala, tube Uncaria host plants such as buds, adult emergence from March to October, common in white dress, Xianfeng nectar plants such as grass or on wet ground absorbent, high alertness, is a common species.

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beautiful small butterfly related to Southern Indias, blues. interesting markings on the feathers. nicely presented. tfs.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2013-10-29 0:37]

Hi Stone,not your beat pic,there are some blurred parts,especially on the right,and it's a bit dark too.Interesting small lycaena whit a very nice wings design.Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

hallo Stone
very nice picture with good details and lovely colours
thanks greeting lou

Hello Mr.Stone,
Light was not in your favour.But you have tried your best to make it beautiful.Patterns are quite well visible.Nice POV.Like green allover.
Thanks for sharing,
Regards and have a nife time,

Hi Stone,
Excellent macro capture of this lovely butterfly with superb composition, magnificent sharp details, nice lighting, and splendid natural colors. Very well done, my friend. Thanks and have a nice evening!

Another pleasant presentation of this species of Blues, Stone.
Very good POV and details on the wings.

Hello Stone,
A top quality image!!! One of the most interesting and lovely species of butterfly...The details, focus and sharpness are splendid. Lovely contrast against the background. Fantastic details and clarity.
Thanks for sharing this beauty!

Hi Stone,
interesting butterfly. Nice colours. Very good point of view.
Thanks for sharing,

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2013-10-29 8:24]

Beautiful species and good image...tfs.

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2013-10-29 8:27]

Hello Stone,
Nice photo of this butterfly in beautiful light and natural colours. Not in total sharpness. A nice blurry background.

Hello Stone,
perfectly focused on the head,very good sharpness,TFS.

Ciao Stone, great macro of lovely butterfly, fine details, wonderful natural colors and splendid sharpnes, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

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  • siggi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 3097 W: 109 N: 12399] (52850)
  • [2013-10-29 13:36]

Hello Stone,
what a lovely shot, so colourful. Sharpness is very good, composition is nice. POV and DOF is good,a very good shot overall.Regards Siggi

Ciao Stone. Another intertesting specie from you! TFS. Good light and brilliant colours against the amazing BG.


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