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Taken in Tuscany – Italy
Many thanks to Jesika, with your help I have discovered that this lovely butterfly is a Holly Blue.


butterfly, insect, bug, summer, nature, macro


  • jesika
    jesikaabout 1 year ago

    Lovely image & insect

  • thank you so very much Jesika!!

    – marens

  • Shehan Fernando
    Shehan Fernandoabout 1 year ago

    another fine capture :)

  • thank you ever so much Shehan!!

    – marens

  • TeresaB
    TeresaBabout 1 year ago

    August 11, 2013

    Beautiful work marens!

  • thank you so very much Teresa – it is a great pleasure!!!

    – marens

  • Clare Colins
    Clare Colinsabout 1 year ago

    Magnificent capture!

  • thank you so very much for your lovely compliment Clare!!

    – marens

  • Larry Trupp
    Larry Truppabout 1 year ago

    Very nice capture

  • thank you so very much Larry!!

    – marens

  • CanyonWind
  • I’m honoured – thank you so very, very much Pop’s!!!

    – marens

  • ╰⊰✿ℒᵒᶹᵉ Bonita✿⊱╮ Lalonde✿⊱╮
  • thank you so very much Bonita!!

    – marens

  • JohnDSmith
    JohnDSmithabout 1 year ago

    Gee !,….Awesome capture.

  • thanks so very much again John – greatly appreciate your support!!

    – marens

  • Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos
    Konstantinos A...about 1 year ago

    12 August 2013 – 1 image per 24hrs

  • thank you so very much Konstantinos!!

    – marens

  • Lynn Gedeon
    Lynn Gedeonabout 1 year ago

  • thank you so very much Lynn!!

    – marens

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