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Pieris brassicae

Pieris brassicae
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Copyright: Rimantas Kisielius (rimas) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 157 W: 3 N: 667] (5094)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-08-05
Categories: Insects
Camera: CANON EOS 50D, Canon EF 28-105
Exposure: f/8, 1/500 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2017-06-23 12:31
Viewed: 903
Points: 4
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
The Large White or Cabbage White Pieris brassicae is a butterfly in the family Pieridae. The wings are white, with black tips on the forewings of both males and females, the female also has two black spots on each forewing. the underside is a pale greenish and serves as excellent camouflage when at rest. The black marking are generally darker in the summer brood.

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2017-06-24 3:36]

Hi Rimantas,excellent capture of the big pieris,very common in my country too. Very well exposed and sharp,i like it! Have a nice weekend and thanks,Luciano

Hello Rimantas,
Excellent picture of this butterfly. Nice exposure and W/B. Like its POV and details. Very good work.....
Thanks for sharing,

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