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Re: Communal dragonfly and butterfly thread

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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.



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