Southern-Gatekeeper Pyronia cecilia by Dennis Melling

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Found in our Barda garden in Romania

Family: Satyridae

Flight Time: June – August

Size: 30-32mm

Altitude: 0-1200m


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  • AnnDixon
    AnnDixonover 3 years ago

  • Thank you Ann :)

    – Dennis Melling

  • suzannem73
    suzannem73over 3 years ago

    Nice capture of a beautiful butterfly.

  • Many thanks :)
    Your comments are very welcome.

    – Dennis Melling

  • Samohsong
    Samohsongover 3 years ago

    Wonderful to have this beauty in your garden Dennis! Very nicely captured. ~Sam

  • Thank you Sam :)
    Simple but striking.

    – Dennis Melling

  • Mary Sedici
    Mary Sediciover 3 years ago

    June 18th, 2011
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  • Thank you very, very, much for the Feature Mary and for the wonderful Artists Universe group :)

    – Dennis Melling

  • Keala
    Keala8 months ago

    This is lovely work Dennis!

  • We used to have dozens of different species in our garden and hundreds would gather around us in a flock but now the change in climate has reduced these to a handful :)

    – Dennis Melling

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