Brushfoot by rhoing


A Painted Lady, as indicated by the four eye spots underneath each hind wing.

Confirmed at BAMONA as “Vanessa cardui” or “Painted Lady”;
Species pages at—
» BugGuide,

1 year ago (“Another airport run”):
2 years ago (“Caterpillar close-up”):
3 years ago (“Father & daughter”):
4 years ago (“Fall colors not here yet”):
5 years ago (“Desperation while there's still light outside!”):

[ IMG_3450S8x8Utm :: f/5.6 :: 1/320" :: ISO-200 :: 250mm ]
Beautiful and so well lit.
October 22nd, 2016  
Fabulous detail, Thom! Love that you caught it on the purple!
October 22nd, 2016  
@alophoto Thank you! And thank you for the fav!
October 22nd, 2016  
You are so close and the purple flower is obviously attractive to this delicate wee insect! fav
October 22nd, 2016  
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