The Monarch Butterfly

By taggart  
The Monarch Butterfly

Danaus plexippus. 3 --4 inches

Well known and studied--this migrator is a strong flyer who travels far -north and south in North America and Mexico! I saw only a few this season-- and a couple of caterpillars---

Have a great and safe week all!

Tags: Insect Monarch butterfly Wildlife and nature

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Comments


9 Sep 2019 1:59AM
Beautiful image

Jan

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Beautiful capture well done Jenn.
WesternRed.
9 Sep 2019 4:09AM
It was a strange summer for us bug wise too as we hardly saw any butterflies
Or lady bugs . Hence my nicotiana's were full of aphids .
Nice one Jenn
Cheers Walt
RonnieAG Plus
10 154 119 Scotland
9 Sep 2019 5:30AM
Lovely shot, Jenn.
R.
bliba Plus
14 2 Austria
9 Sep 2019 6:26AM
beautiful close up work
great detail and focus

oliver
9 Sep 2019 7:31AM
A beauty Jenn,
Fred.
saltireblue Plus
9 9.9k 38 Norway
9 Sep 2019 7:43AM
Beautifully taken, Jennn.
9 Sep 2019 7:54AM
Spectacular. I didn't know the Monarch had a spotty body!
Beautifully light detail and colour

Carole
CaroleS Plus
9 440 3 United Kingdom
9 Sep 2019 10:03AM
Now this particular butterfly fascinates me - well captured Jenn.
Carole
viscostatic 13 45 5 United Kingdom
9 Sep 2019 10:21AM
A beautiful butterfly and a great image Jenn.

Phil.
Irishkate Plus
9 41 115 United Kingdom
9 Sep 2019 11:02AM
Lovely b/g bokeh.
Amazingly I did capture a few butterflies
when we had a hot spell.
KateGrin
Mollycat Plus
6 21 2 United Kingdom
9 Sep 2019 11:33AM
A beauty and superbly captured Jenn.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
9 Sep 2019 12:08PM
Beautiful work!

ArneSmile
9 Sep 2019 12:40PM
Delightful image, well captured JennSmileSmileSmile
Joline Plus
13 30 54 United States
9 Sep 2019 12:56PM
Eternally beautiful.
Beautiful image
9 Sep 2019 2:56PM
Beautiful close up , Jenn!SmileSmileSmile

Jukka.
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
9 Sep 2019 3:10PM
Fabulous shot Jennnnn. A real beauty.
Ron
Fefe Plus
8 33 31 United Kingdom
9 Sep 2019 5:26PM
Beautiful Shot Jenn!
Diane
LynneJoyce Plus
11 22 100 United Kingdom
9 Sep 2019 5:58PM
All of the above and then some.
JuBarney Plus
8 33 4 United Kingdom
9 Sep 2019 7:44PM
Beautiful
Ju
bricurtis Plus
14 2.3k 50 England
9 Sep 2019 8:13PM
Lovely capture Jennn - great bokeh too.
9 Sep 2019 8:16PM
A beauty Jenn. Cathy
Perfectly captured and presented Jenn.
Carol
9 Sep 2019 8:55PM
Lovely to see Jenn, you've presented it so well. Pam
9 Sep 2019 9:18PM
Lovely shot Jenn..Lin
davyskid 2 2 Scotland
9 Sep 2019 9:27PM
A beauty and superbly captured Jenn.
Davy
sparrowhawk Plus
11 277 2 United Kingdom
10 Sep 2019 5:08PM
gorgeous

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