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Butterfly in the garden  Geotagged,Israel,Melanargia titea Click/tap to enlarge Country intro

Butterfly in the garden

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  1. Eyal, I love the white of the butterfly against the purple background! Very nice bokey and a lovely focus on the head and wings of the butterfly! Posted 6 years ago, modified 6 years ago
    1. Thank you very much Posted 6 years ago
  2. I agree completely with FraJH. The butterfly on itself is very nice and sharp and the purple adds to the atmosphere of beauty. Posted 6 years ago
    1. Thanks :) Posted 6 years ago
  3. Stunning composition and color indeed. I would promote it to the homepage, but unfortunately it currently only support landscape photos. No worries though, this one will be promoted to JungleDragon on Twitter and Facebook automatically based on votes. Posted 6 years ago

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The Levantine Marbled White is a butterfly of the Nymphalidae family. It is found in Syria, the Palestinian Territories, Israel, Armenia, Iran and Turkey.

The wingspan is about 55 mm. Adults are on wing from April to June.

The larvae feed on Gramineae and Poaceae species.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by EAmer
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By EAmer

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Uploaded Apr 28, 2013. Captured Apr 26, 2013 07:53 in Tamar Kamal Amar, Julis, Israel.
  • NIKON D3X
  • f/6.3
  • 1/160s
  • ISO200
  • 105mm