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Boloria selene

Boloria selene
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Copyright: john vantighem (john1) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 122 W: 0 N: 439] (3410)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2015-06-07
Categories: Insects
Camera: Sony Alpha DSLR 350, Sigma 105 F2.8 EX macro, Sandisk Ultra II 4Gb
Exposure: f/4.5, 1/200 seconds
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Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2015-06-10 8:47
Viewed: 711
Points: 4
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Small pearl-bordered fritillary description

Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Arthropoda
Class Insecta
Order Lepidoptera
Family Nymphalidae
Genus Boloria (1)

This species is similar in appearance and size to the pearl-bordered fritillary (2), but has darker brown spots on the underwing and more pearly-silver spots. The caterpillar reaches 2.2 centimetres in length, has a pinkish-brown body with black marks and spines along the back; the pair of spines behind the head are long and horn-like (3).

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2015-06-10 11:12]

Salut John,une bonne capture avec les meilleurs details sur la droite,excellentes les coulerus,une autre espece jamais vue chez moi.Belle soiree' et merci,Luciano

hallo John
nice picture with good bg and lovely colours
thanks gr lou

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