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Pyrgus malvae


Pyrgus malvae
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Copyright: Szabo Jozsef (joska) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 806 W: 0 N: 4092] (22535)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2012-05-09
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D80, 50mm f/1.4D AF Nikkor
Exposure: f/20.0, 1/200 seconds
Details: Tripod: Yes
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2012-05-11 0:33
Viewed: 2348
Points: 8
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Grizzled Skipper Pyrgus malvae is a butterfly of the Hesperiidae family.
The females lay eggs singly on species of the Rosaceae, usually Agrimony Agrimonia eupitoria, Creeping Cinquefoil Potentilla reptans and Wild Strawberry Fragaria vesca.
Other plants used occasionally are Barren Strawberry P. sterilis, Tormentil P. erecta, Salad Burnet Sanguisorba minor, Bramble Rubus fruticosus, Dog-rose Rosa canina and Wood Avens Geum urbanum.
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Hello Szabo,
fine capture of this little butterfly with nice sharpness and lovely opened wings. I especially like your well chosen POV and the natural colours.
Best wishes,
Helmut

barthatibor
Szia joska,
Sikeres felvétel erről az apró M.busalepkéről.Szépek a színek,jók a részletek,jó a kompozició.-Gratula!
Kellemes hétvégét,jó fényeket!
Tibi

Ciao Joszef, great macro of lovely pyrgus malvae, splendid sharpness, fine details and wonderful natural colors, very well done, my friend, have a good week end, ciao Silvio

Buna Joska,
O frumoasa imagine cu aceasta specie de fluture destul de des intalnita la ses. Detaliile si culorile impecabil redate. Un weekend placut!
Marius.

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