View Single Post
  #28  
Old 19th September 2015
art frames's Avatar
art frames art frames is offline
Full member
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Northants
Posts: 3,110
Thanks: 259
Thanked 281 Times in 248 Posts
Likes: 834
Liked 787 Times in 369 Posts
Re: Communal dragonfly and butterfly thread

Quote:
Originally Posted by Olybirder View Post
Two stunning beauties there Peter. You are right I am a bit envious. The undersides of butterflies' wings are often as spectacular as the topsides and your Southern White Admiral proves this perfectly. Mind you the undersides of 'our' White Admirals are rather impressive too.

Ron
Ron I only posted it because I remember you like White Admirals.

So... where else would you see them on roses.?



and this is a shot showing the blue/purple iridescence on the upper-side. Not something I have seen in the UK so I think the light and the wine helps too.



regards
__________________
Peter (Art Frames)

You can see some of my things on Flickr
Reply With Quote
The Following Users Liked This Post:
Olybirder (19th September 2015), raymondo (19th September 2015), Yorkie (9th March 2016)