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Coenonympha panphilus

Coenonympha panphilus
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Copyright: Jose Cobo (Cobo) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 236 W: 1 N: 535] (5799)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-03-31
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon D7100, 105mm 1:2.8 Sigma
Exposure: f/8, 1/800 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2015-04-18 14:49
Viewed: 1358
Points: 13
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Coenonympha panphilus

Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nymphalidae
Genus: Coenonympha
Species: C. pamphilus
The small heath (Coenonympha pamphilus) is a butterfly species belonging to the family Nymphalidae, (subfamily Satyrinae, commonly known as "the browns"). It is widespread in Eurasia and northwestern Africa, preferring drier habitats than other Coenonymphae. The larval host plants are grasses, notably sheep's fescue and rough meadow grass Poa trivialis.
Information from Wikipedia.

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To navnith: The flower is not on focusCobo 1 04-19 05:15
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  • Great 
  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2015-04-18 15:08]

Hi Jose,a beautiful and elegant composition to show us this small butterfly very common in my country too and very friendly with the photographers,great capture,well exposed and sharpened! Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano.

Hello Jose,

Very eye catching composition against such well managed green BG. Nice butterfly.....splendid color and well sharpness. Good work.
Thanks for sharing,
Regards and have a nice Sunday,

Hi Jose,
A well composed shot though the fore buds of the flower appears to be off focus.

  • Great 
  • nanreh Gold Star Critiquer/Silver Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 136 W: 12 N: 258] (2191)
  • [2015-04-19 10:45]

Tremendos detalles captados por tu enfoque, José. Muy bella la minimalista composición.
Gran trabajo, my friend!!!


Exceptionally sharp image of a Small Heath, Jose.
The plain green BG makes an apt background for this subject.
An eye catching composition, all in all.

Hello Jose,
Amazing accuracy. Details and colors are exceptional. Nice contrast against the background. This is really a great shoot. Lovely details of this specie.....

Hello Jose

Very beautiful macro with fine POV and appropriate vertical framing,
in avery beautiful light, great focus of the main subject that is the butterfly,
with excellent sharpness and details, TFS


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