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Map butterfly (closed wings)

Araschnia levana

Description:

When its wings are closed it gives the ressemblance of a map, hence the name.

Habitat:

Prairie, St Joris Weert.


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6 Comments

Dixie
Dixie 4 years ago

Very pretty!

James McNair
James McNair 4 years ago

Beautiful images

KrishnaMurthy-K
KrishnaMurthy-K 4 years ago

lovely shot...

The MnMs
The MnMs 4 years ago

Thanks!

DrNamgyalT.Sherpa
DrNamgyalT.Sherpa 4 years ago

It's so pretty, Marta.

The MnMs
Spotted by
The MnMs

Vlaanderen, Belgium

Lat: 50.81, Long: 4.66

Spotted on Sep 5, 2014
Submitted on Oct 28, 2014

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