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Melitaea cinxia

Melitaea cinxia
Photo Information
Copyright: birloncea cosmin (cozmon) Silver Note Writer [C: 0 W: 0 N: 80] (611)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-06-14
Categories: Insects
Camera: Nikon Coolpix P90
Exposure: f/5.6
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-06-20 2:18
Viewed: 1596
Points: 6
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
he Glanville Fritillary (Melitaea cinxia) is a butterfly of the Nymphalidae family.

The animal spends most of its life as a black, spiny caterpillar. The orange patterned butterfly lives only a few weeks.

The Glanville Fritillary inhabits open grassland throughout Europe (except much of Great Britain, Scandinavia, and southern Spain) and temperate Asia. A subspecies inhabits North Africa. Severe population declines are reported in many European countries.

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Salut Cosmin,
O foarte buna imagine cu o specie fregvent intalnit-a la noi.
Detalii si culori naturale!

蝴蝶很清楚 也很美麗
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  • IronM Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 144 W: 3 N: 345] (2608)
  • [2013-06-23 6:06]

Hi Cozmin,
lovely photo of Melitaea aurelia !
It is difficult to make a photo of a butterfly on a white flower when the sunlight is strong, pay attention on that !
Your flower is burned on this picture !
Best regards !

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