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macro
egg-laying
gonepteryx
Pierid
rhamni
Brimstone
Pieridae
Insect
Nature
Butterfly
lepidoptera
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ovipositing


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Brimstone (Gonepteryx rhamni) butterfly

Brimstone (Gonepteryx rhamni) butterfly
Pictured egg-laying on Alder Buckthorn in our garden.

Antonio Diaz Pedraza, Indira Nair, Monica Meeneghan have particularly liked this photo


14 comments - The latest ones
Monica Meeneghan
Monica Meeneghan
Lovely delicate shot and bokeh, Dean.
3 years ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Monica Meeneghan
Thank you very much, Monica :-)
3 years ago.
Indira Nair
Indira Nair
Beautiful catch!
3 years ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Indira Nair
Many thanks to you, Indira :-)
3 years ago.
Marcello Ciappi
Marcello Ciappi
This is absolute beautiful. Great photo!!
Wishing you a lovely Sunday.
3 years ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Marcello Ciappi
Thank you very much, Marcello :-) Have a great new week. Ciao :-)
3 years ago.
Monica Meeneghan
Monica Meeneghan
Thanks, Dean. This weekend is a nice quiet break from painters doing the outside of house. Although they're v discreet and thoughtful the electronic scraping is noisy & tiring.
3 years ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Monica Meeneghan
You're welcome, Monica, and I hope the decorating work is sorted for you soon. Have a lovely week :-)
3 years ago.
Antonio Diaz  Pedraza
Antonio Diaz Pedraz…
Magnifica
3 years ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Antonio Diaz Pedraz…
Muchas gracias, Antonio :-)
3 years ago.
Fantasyfan
Fantasyfan
Those wings a just stunning
3 years ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Fantasyfan
I love the wings too. Thanks for your visit, Sanna. :-)
3 years ago.
Christian Caffin
Christian Caffin
Une bien jolie macro. Amitiés, Christian
6 months ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Christian Caffin
Merci beaucoup, Christian. Je vous souhaite une bonne semaine. :-)
6 months ago.