The Pearl Crescent (Phyciodes tharos)The hindwing has a light-colored crescent among other designs and lines. A small North American butterfly. Photo taken in Macon County, North Carolina, USA in the small town of Franklin.© Jean Gregory EvansCanon PowerShot SX20 IS
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A lovely shot with beautiful colors!
Great super macro with such fine detail!
Absolutely fascinating to enjoy.
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