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Mazarine Blue(female)

Cyaniris semiargus


This is the female specimen of the previous spotting I submitted, It was less active and stood on the same leaf also after I approached it. I think it to be of the same species as the other because they were on nearby leaves and flew together at moments.


grassy plains at 1100 mt. above sea level

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Thankyou sachin :)

Sachin Zaveri
Sachin Zaveri 6 years ago

Lovely picture,

Thankyou serena!!

SerenaScognamiglio 6 years ago

Very nice!

thankyou epicology :)

Epicology 6 years ago

awesome shot

DanielePralong 6 years ago

Hi Adriano! In Polyommatus sp. the butterflies with brown on the dorsal view are the females. The blue ones are the males. Also see my comment on your spotting of the female.

Thankyou debbie! I try my best to capture them in their beauty :)

Debbie Stewart
Debbie Stewart 6 years ago

You have some very lovely butterfly spotting Adriano, and they are great photos too, really clear and sharp :-)

Sexten - Sesto, TAA, Italy

Lat: 46.67, Long: 12.37

Spotted on Jul 7, 2013
Submitted on Jul 10, 2013

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