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Which end is which?

By Ray12  
Hello and good morning Grin
This is the same kind of butterfly that I up loaded last(blue butterfly) only with the wings closed, showing its defence against predators ... and yes I was fooled for the 1st few shots as well.
V1 & 2 were taken using my BB (butterfly baiting) I let a banana skin go all most black then split open the skin let it sit for a few hours in the sun then flicked the soggy banana on to the leaves of the tree.. & hay presto, some of them were eating for some 10mins at a time.
May i also say many thanks for votes and comments on the "Blue Butterfly".

Tags: Wildlife and nature Wildlife and nature and butterfly

Voters: Hermanus, ColleenA, EMJAYCEE and 3 more

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Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
16 Jun 2013 7:23AM
An amazing butterfly indeed Ray !! I am impressed with your bait, which is clearly visible on the leaf and which would have had me wondering what it was Smile

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ColleenA Plus
5 357 6 Australia
16 Jun 2013 8:10AM
3 great captures Ray, although your bait is a clever idea it has made me feel ill as I hate the smell of ripe banana's. A pretty butterflyGrinGrin
9 10 10 England
16 Jun 2013 9:44AM
That banana treatment sounds disgusting Ray but it certainly does the trick.Grin
Tish1 Plus
5 16 4 United Kingdom
16 Jun 2013 4:56PM
Don't reckon much to lunch, but the image is great!!!!


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