|Copyright: stone wang (kinglove)
|Date Taken: 2013-12-30|
|Exposure: f/5.6, 1/250 seconds|
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|Photo Version: Original Version|
|Date Submitted: 2014-01-11 0:30|
|[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note|
Danaus genutia (Cramer, 1779)
Wings 70 - 80 mm, orange wings, black wings with white oblique end zone, but the appearance of similar monarch butterfly with black thick lines on the wings of this species, the male butterfly wings on the ventral side of the central black inlay multi 一枚 white spots, stop when I saw the hind habitat, reduce forefoot degradation under pronotum, after the end of conflict does not have wings. This species is also known as the Common Tiger, generally located in low-elevation mountains, leather eliminate larvae in Taiwan, Taiwan cattle Mi vegetables, Beaulieu wood and other plant host, the larvae with a warning color, pupa is hanging pupa, adult common in milkweed, big flower nectar of flowers on the grass Xianfeng for parks, schools nectar plants common species.
There are four kinds of the genus, except for the two kinds of common, the other two kinds of黑脈白斑蝶(白虎斑蝶) Danaus melanippus and大樺斑蝶(帝王斑蝶) Danaus plexippus, is unknown or extinct species.
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very nice picture with good details and beautiful colours
thanks greeting lou
Another nice capture with attractive back light.Nice composition and BG.Like its colour too.
Thanks for sharing,
Regards and have a nice time,
Ciiao Stone, great macro of fantastic butterfly, beautiful light, fine details, splendid sharpness and wonderful colors, very well done, my friend ciao Silvio
- [2014-01-11 12:45]
Hi Stone,very good capture despite the difficult location and wings position,excellent details and colors.Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano
Wonderful image of this butterfly taken in a very difficult light.
Good colour and composition.
With the lateral light, the POV, the way diagonally with the flower
this butterfly it is framed, this is a beautiful composition, TFS