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Catonephele chromis

Catonephele chromis
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Copyright: Juan Jaramillo (BeBe) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Note Writer [C: 123 W: 0 N: 253] (931)
Genre: Animals
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2004-10-02
Categories: Insects
Camera: Canon PowerShot S1 IS
Exposure: f/2.8, 1/60 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Theme(s): South American Butterflies 3 [view contributor(s)]
Date Submitted: 2006-05-13 8:58
Viewed: 5516
Points: 2
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Scientific name (Nombre Científico): Catonephele chromis
Order (Orden): Lepidoptera, Family: Nymphalidae Subfamily Nymphalinae

This species of butterfly has dimorphism (the male and the female have different colors) , this is a male. They live between 1.400 and 2.000 meters above sea level.
Taken in jpeg, cropped and resized. Natural light , handheld.

Esta mariposa presenta dimorfismo sexual (el macho es de diferente color a la hembra) Este es un macho. En Colombia se encuentra entre 1.400 y 2.200 msnm.
Longitud ala anterior 38-40 mm.

Place: El Viao, Cocorná, Antioquia.
Date: oct 2 2004

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  • phlr Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 1237 W: 130 N: 882] (2821)
  • [2006-05-13 13:07]

So beautiful Juan!
Very good POV with wings wide open!
Very beautiful colours!
A slight soft on focus on the end of the wings.
Good DOF and details!

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