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Melitaea didyma


Melitaea didyma
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Copyright: Silvio Sorcini (Silvio2006) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6690 W: 90 N: 16812] (102073)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-07-19
Categories: Insects
Exposure: f/20.0, 1/160 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-11-20 8:18
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Points: 42
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Melitaea didyma

Linneus 1778

Nome Volgare: Didima

Famiglia: Nymphalidae

Sottofamiglia: Satyrinae

Tribù: Melitaeini

Lunghezza ala anteriore mm. 17-24

Descrizione: Farfalle con ali di colore ocra-arancio con disegni nerastri; le ali posteriori hanno grosse macchie submarginali scure. Il bruco è ricoperto di spine ramificate.
psap con macchie nere submarginali di forma lunulare separate tra loro. Si può confondere facilmente con Melitaea fascelis, che presenta psap con macchie nere submarginali collegate tra loro in un disegno continuo.

Maschio: colore arancio con disegno maculare nero più o meno esteso. Ali posteriori con grosse macchie nere submarginali di forma lunulare, staccate tra loro. Velatura basale nera.

Femmina: simile al maschio ma generalmente più grande e con ali anteriori di colore più pallido e talvolta velate di nero.

Rovescio: ali anteriori di colore arancio con apice giallognolo e disegno maculare nero ridotto. Posteriori con spazi basali, ampia fascia postdiscale e fascia marginale giallognole inframezzate da due fasce, più o meno continue, arancio.

Distribuzione: diffusa nell'Europa del sud, Nord-Africa ed Asia centrale tutta Italia, esclusa la Sardegna.

Habitat: prati dal piano basale a quello montano e cacuminale, sino a circa 2100 metri s.l.m.

Generazioni annuali: due con sfarfallamento in maggio-giugno e agosto-settembre.

Piante nutrici: Linaria vulgaris, Stachys recta, Globularia punctata, Plantago lanceolata.

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2013-11-20 8:47]

Hello Silvio,
Great composition in bright colours and excellent sharpness. Very good DOF.
Regards,
Peter

Hi Silvio,
beautiful butterfly. Amazing colours. Excellent composition. Perfect point of view.
Have a nice evening,
Maciek

hello Silvio.
Wonderful!
perfect shot with great colour and clarity.
best wishes and regards,
samiran

Hello Silvio,
Excellent capture in fine details and lovely colours.
Regards,
Joy

hallo Silvio
great composition with beautiful colours and nice details
i like the colours
greeting lou

Hello Silvio
Lovely photo, excellent composition and beautiful colours. Nice setting for the butterfly.
regards yiannis

Hello Mr.Silvio,
Outstanding clarity.Eye-catching POV.Nice one.
Thanks for sharing,
Regards,
Srikumar

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2013-11-20 11:44]
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Ciao SIlvio,mi sembra che i colori siano un poco esagerati,forse hanno varato l'obbligo dei giubbotti catarifrangenti anche per le farfalle..ehehe..dettagli molto buoni e gran contrasto con lo sfondo.Buona serata,Luciano

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  • Cobo Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 236 W: 1 N: 535] (5799)
  • [2013-11-20 12:03]

Good picture Silvio, great color it look like it is on the air. Congratulation. Saludos.

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  • tree Silver Star Critiquer [C: 28 W: 0 N: 14] (8)
  • [2013-11-20 13:58]

Hello Silvio,
The subject stands out great against the BG. I like the colors. Very good shot.
Gary

Hello Silvio,
with strong colouring the attractive butterfly appears almost as 3D image.
Fine clarity and presentation.
Best regards Les.

Hello Mr.Silvio,
照的清晰 很漂亮的蝴蝶 好想飛停在半空中
非常的有趣好看
顏色鮮豔華麗 光線亮麗
構圖美麗 背景深遂
謝謝分享
STONE

Nice in color/sharpness and the clarity...
Neat capture. Liked it very much friend.

  • Great 
  • aruntp Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 590 W: 1 N: 357] (5379)
  • [2013-11-20 22:34]

another beautiful butterfly nicely taken with excellent lighting and contrast. good work. tfs.

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  • nagraj Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1618 W: 106 N: 3208] (15166)
  • [2013-11-20 23:03]

Hi,
Very colorful image..beautiful species and composition. tfs.
nagraj.v

Hello Silvio,
What a beautiful butterfly.Great natural color and details.
Nice composition and framing.Good sharpness and details.
Thanks for sharing.
Regards,
Arindam

Hi Silvio,
What a perfect macro of this beautiful butterfly! Everything about this shot is excellent: POV, composition, lighting, sharpness, details, colors and blurry BG. Great work, my friend. Thanks and have a nice day!
John

Hello Silvio
Beautiful photo. Good composition, wonderful colours and very good sharpness.
Regards,
Christodoulos

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  • iti Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 577 W: 0 N: 650] (7939)
  • [2013-11-22 10:39]

Hi Silvio,
Fantastic photo of a beautiful butterfly. Amazing colors,
excellent sharpness details with very good composition and nicely blurred background.
Regards Jiri.

Ciao. Aranciona montana di tutto rispetto. Ottimo dettaglio bellissima la composizione.

Roberto

Hello Silvio

Beautiful macro of this butterfly with fine POV to show its patterns,
beautiful light, great contrast of the color tones, TFS

Asbed

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