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Danaus genutia0

Danaus genutia0
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Copyright: stone wang (kinglove) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 783 W: 0 N: 623] (11338)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-11-29
Categories: Insects
Exposure: f/4.5, 1/160 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2014-07-20 20:46
Viewed: 1907
Points: 18
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黑脈樺斑蝶Danaus genutia (Cramer, 1779)

(蛺蝶科) 展翅70 - 80 mm,翅膀橙色,翅端黑色具白色斜帶,外觀近似樺斑蝶但本種翅膀上具黑色線條較粗,雄蝶於後翅腹面中央多一枚鑲黑邊的白色斑點,停棲時只見中後足,前足退化縮於前胸背板下,後翅不具尾突。本種又稱虎斑蝶,普遍分布於低海拔山區,幼蟲以台灣牛皮消、台灣牛彌菜、蟠龍木等植物寄主,幼蟲具警戒色,蛹為垂蛹,成蟲常見於馬利筋、大花咸豐草的花叢上吸食花蜜,為公園、學校蜜源植物中常見的種類。本屬有4種,除常見的2種外,另2種為黑脈白斑蝶(白虎斑蝶) Danaus melanippus 及大樺斑蝶(帝王斑蝶)Danaus plexippus,為不明或已滅絕的種類。

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Hello Stone-Beautiful butterfly this tiger.Well captured.Nice colour and sharpness.Details are well too.Thanks for shAring.Regards and have a nice day-Srikumar

Ciao Stone, great macro of lovely butterfly, fine details, excellent clarity, splendid light and wonderful natural colors, very well done, my friend, ciao Silvio

beautifully taken photograph of tiger species. nicely framed and beautiful lighting i liked. tfs.

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2014-07-21 1:19]

Hello Stone,
Nice macro in difficult light conditions. Good sharpness and natural colours.

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  • john1 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 122 W: 0 N: 439] (3410)
  • [2014-07-21 2:21]

Hi stone,

Great macro of the butterfly, excellent sharpness and light.
Splendid composition and the colors are amazing.
My best reagrds.
John vantighem

This is realy a superb specie of butterfly. Wonderful natural colors and excellent details.

hallo Stone
very nice picture with good sharpness and lovely colours
thanks gr lou

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  • foozi Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 2791 W: 0 N: 6696] (25839)
  • [2014-07-22 0:54]

Hi Stone
really a beautiful butterfly.
Very nice perch and lovely patterns.


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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2014-07-22 8:37]

Hi Stone,very good capture despite the difficult location and backlight,great exposure,bright colors and excellent detail too,one of the most beautiful specie of your gallery.Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano

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