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Aglais io


Aglais io
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Copyright: Silvio Sorcini (Silvio2006) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6690 W: 90 N: 16812] (102073)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2013-10-12
Categories: Insects
Exposure: f/11, 1/250 seconds
More Photo Info: [view]
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2013-10-13 10:44
Viewed: 1385
Points: 36
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Aglais io

Linneus 1758

Nome Volgare: Vanessa io, Occhio di pavone

Famiglia: Nymphalidae

Sottofamiglia: Nymphalinae

Tribù: Nymphalini

Lunghezza ala anteriore mm. 26-33

Note: l’Aglais io presenta una livrea molto elegante, la parte superiore, molto vistosa, presenta le cosi dette “macchie ocellate” utilizzate per distogliere l’attenzione dal corpo da parte di eventuali predatori, mentre inferiormente è bruno scuro con delle linee nero violacee utile per la mimetizzazione, in ibernazione allo stadio adulto, nascondendosi in angoli bui durante l’inverno in accordo con la caratteristica di avere la parte inferiore molto scura.

Maschio: ali di forma angolosa con due sporgenze a punta in corrispondenza della prima nervatura mediana delle ali anteriori e della terza mediana delle posteriori. Colore rosso con bordo grigio e macchie costali nere. Caratteristiche grandi macchie postdiscali a forma di occhio di pavone su ciascuna ala.


Femmina: simile al maschio ma più grande

Bruco: nero, spinoso con dei puntini bianchi

Distribuzione: dall’Europa, Asia temperata sino in Giappone. La specie è comune in tutta Italia isole comprese.

Habitat: Specie euricora con tendenze migratrici, frequenta ogni tipo di ambiente dal piano basale a quello montano e cacuminale fino a circa 2500 metri s.l.m.

Generazioni annuali: una sola con sfarfallamento degli adulti in giugno-luglio.


Piante nutrici: Urtica dioica, Cirsium vulgare, Symphytum tuberosum.

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Hello Silvio
A superb photo, excellent setting and background, very good detail, perfect focus.
Lovely butterfly and photo
regards yiannis

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  • PeterZ Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 5137 W: 166 N: 13121] (49139)
  • [2013-10-13 11:38]

Hello Silvio,
What a beauty! Fantastic in all aspects. Light, colours and sharpness are really perfect. Awesome composition with a great DOF.
Regards,
Peter

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6595 W: 89 N: 15659] (65489)
  • [2013-10-13 12:47]

Ciao Silvio,una delle ultime a sparire e una delle prime a comparire,sempre bella,vale la pena sempre dedicarle uno scatto..qualita' sublime! Buona serata,Luciano

This is so good it is almost objectionable! What a beautiful image! Well done my friend Silvio! I can only applaud you!
Neels

As always Silvio amazing picture by amazing colours and details well done
SILVIO CORCINI

Hi Silvio,
Great capture of a beauty! Everything about the pic is perfect: sharpness, colors, lighting, composition and BG. Very well done, my friend, and have a nice week!
John

A neat and flawless specimen of Vanessa captured beautifully, Silvio.
Superb open wing stance with outstanding details and colours on the wings.
Thanks for making us enjoy this brilliant image.
Ram

Hello Silvio
照的太清晰拉 真是蝴蝶的大特寫
非常鮮豔美麗的色彩 看起來真是魅力四射
令人嘆為觀止
構圖美麗
謝謝分享
STONE

Fantastic photo of a fantastic butterfly Silvio! The composition, the BG, the colours and the sharpness are excellent!
Regards,
Christodoulos

excellent closeup. nicely presented in exact lighting. good work. tfs.

The colors and the exposure with diffused BG , creates a kind of 3D effect here:-) Lovely colors and details.
TFS
Goutham R

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  • iti Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 577 W: 0 N: 650] (7939)
  • [2013-10-14 7:20]

Hi Silvio,
Very good composition,amazing colors with excellent
sharpness details. Perfect blurred background.
Regards Jiri.

Ciao Silvio. Luce e colori spettacolo! Dettaglio e nitidezza perefetti. Bravo.

Roberto

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  • anel Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 3053 W: 3 N: 8715] (40574)
  • [2013-10-15 5:11]

Bonjour Silvio,
Une image splendide de cette belle espèce qui cette année s'est peu montrée chez nous. Pas toujours facile d'en faire une bonne photo. Tu as réussi parfaitement!
Bon après-midi
Anne

Hello Silvio,
Incredible clarity, focus and razor sharp details. Very nice image. The exposure is perfect. I like this interesting scene with a colorful and popular butterfly....... The colors and contrast of this image are amazing....
Thanks for sharing!
Marius.

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  • Tina Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 60 W: 0 N: 132] (1427)
  • [2013-10-22 5:04]

Ciao Silvio,
Lovely Aglais Io - very appealing subject :-) ! Bright colors, a lot of details ! completed by a beautiful BG ! TFS Tina

Ciao Silvio,
My favorite butterfly on a brilliantly composed, colorful photo. All technical details are beautiful, I'm especially embraced by the spectacular DoF. Colors and sharpness are second to none also. Brilliant job. Bravo!
Best regards, László

Hello Silvio - Excellent picture of this attractive color butterfly. As well as an excellent BG, with splendid details and sharpness. I like its POV and composition. Thanks for sharing. Regards - Srikumar / Thanks for your encouragement on my pictures.

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