Butterfly: American Snout

By taggart  
Butterfly: American Snout
Libytheana bachmanii. 1 7/8 inches

This tiny butterfly visits for a few days in late summer--- They tend to be migrators, traveling in small groups to warmer areas! Usually we only (maybe). see one--this summer there were several.
NOTE: This is likely a female---re : the grey tip on the wing

Thank you to Marie for her award and to all for your interest in "Diana".

Tags: Butterfly Wildlife and nature American Snout butterfly

Comments


3 Jan 2019 11:06PM
Lovely colours Jenn, well taken.
DaveN

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3 Jan 2019 11:24PM
Beautifully taken and presented Jenn. The colours and clarity are spot on. An award a promise after midnight. Pam
3 Jan 2019 11:31PM
Excellent capture Jenn,
Fred.
Great closeup and cropping. Well done Jenn.
WesternRed.
4 Jan 2019 12:09AM
An excellent close up, Jenn.

RichardSmile
Rogi 1 5 Canada
4 Jan 2019 1:49AM
What an odd combination for his snout and colors, but brilliant shot Smile
dimalexa 2 2 Greece
4 Jan 2019 3:03AM
Beautiful detail and color, Jenn!
Dimitris
bliba Plus
13 2 Austria
4 Jan 2019 6:00AM
a wonderful close up
NDODS 9 5.2k 127 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2019 6:27AM
A nicely observed, exposed and captured shot of this wonderfully strange looking specimen.

Thanks for sharing Jenn.

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin
Great capture
viscostatic 13 45 5 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2019 8:25AM
A beautiful butterfly and an excellent image Jenn.

Phil.
ddolfelin Plus
8 103 3 Wales
4 Jan 2019 10:05AM
Good picture and interesting write-up Jenn!
MAK2 Plus
1 15
4 Jan 2019 10:23AM
Beautiful SmileSmileSmileSmile
barrywebb 13 44 7 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2019 3:39PM
What an unusual looking butterfly - nothing in the UK with a snout like that! A beautifully composed and presented image.
Barry
Nikonuser1 Plus
7 159 16 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2019 3:41PM
A great looking butterfly Jenn so well capturedSmileSmile

Cliff
saltireblue Plus
9 9.9k 37 Norway
4 Jan 2019 3:53PM
As always,excellently captured and processed, Jennn...

Malc
JuBarney Plus
8 33 4 United Kingdom
4 Jan 2019 5:10PM
A terrific capture
Ju
Maiwand 12 3 73 England
4 Jan 2019 7:01PM
Well spotted Jennnnn. A super shot.
Ron

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