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macro
egg-laying
gonepteryx
Pierid
rhamni
Brimstone
Pieridae
Insect
Nature
Butterfly
lepidoptera
photo
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.
4 years ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Monica Meeneghan
Thank you very much, Monica :-)
4 years ago.
Indira Nair
Indira Nair
Beautiful catch!
4 years ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Indira Nair
Many thanks to you, Indira :-)
4 years ago.
Marcello Ciappi
Marcello Ciappi
This is absolute beautiful. Great photo!!
Wishing you a lovely Sunday.
4 years ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Marcello Ciappi
Thank you very much, Marcello :-) Have a great new week. Ciao :-)
4 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.
4 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 :-)
4 years ago.
Antonio Diaz  Pedraza
Antonio Diaz Pedraz…
Magnifica
4 years ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Antonio Diaz Pedraz…
Muchas gracias, Antonio :-)
4 years ago.
Fantasyfan
Fantasyfan
Those wings a just stunning
4 years ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Fantasyfan
I love the wings too. Thanks for your visit, Sanna. :-)
4 years ago.
Christian Caffin
Christian Caffin
Une bien jolie macro. Amitiés, Christian
15 months ago.
Dean Morley (mostly… has replied to Christian Caffin
Merci beaucoup, Christian. Je vous souhaite une bonne semaine. :-)
15 months ago.