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Gonepteryx rhamni

Gonepteryx rhamni
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Copyright: john vantighem (john1) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 122 W: 0 N: 439] (3410)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-04-10
Categories: Insects
Camera: Fujifilm 30exr, Sigma 70-300 DG Macro, Sandisk Ultra II 4Gb
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2011-04-12 10:33
Viewed: 2743
Points: 6
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Norwegian name: Sitronsommerfugl
Auctor: (Linnaeus, 1758)
Original description: as Papilio Danaus rhamni in Syst.Nat. (Edn. 10) I: 470.
Syn.: - - -
Type locality of nominate species: Sweden
Worldwide distribution: NW Africa, Europe, Asia Minor, Siberia to Kyrgyzstan,
Kazakhstan and Mongolia.
Subspecies in Norway: G. r. rhamni.
Recognized subspecies: G.r.rhamni (Linnaeus, 1758) - North and Central Europe to the Pyrenees,
Alps and Macedonia, Caucasus Major, West Siberia
G.r.gravesi Huggins, 1956 - Ireland
G.r.transiens Verity, 1919 - South Europe
G.r.'noname' sensu Reissinger, 1990 - Albania, Greece, Turkey, Syria
G.r.miljanowski Nekrutenko, 1966 - Caucasus Minor
G.r.meridionalis Röber, 1907 - Morocco to Armenian Highland
G.r.nana Vnukovsky, 1935 - Altai, South Siberia, Transbaikalika
G.r.tianschanica - Nekrutenko, 1970 - Tian-Shan, Dzhungarsky Alatau

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2011-04-12 10:43]

Salut John,la nettete' est sans doute meilleure sur le fleur que sur le papillon,une bonne composition avec une excellent gestion de la lumiere,mais on connais toi et on sais que tu peu faire encore du mieux! Mes compliments et belle soiree',Luciano

Hi John,

Lovely composition of this Brimstone Butterfly, nice and sharp and good colour saturation,
Congratulations John and well done,


Hello John,
beautiful photo, nice framing, beautiful light, sharp details, vivid color and nice BG,

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