Three by jesika2


The female Brimstone butterfl y managed to escape the chrysalis safely. She immediately scrambled upwards to hang on to the now empty pupal shell.She moves rapidly, spinning on the long axis to enable the pumping of haemolymph from the abdomen in to the wings. You may see the reddish tint as the fluuid flushes into the veins, expanding the wings. Any excess is expelled as meconium.
Great close-up and interesting information
July 23rd, 2019  
Great macro :)
July 23rd, 2019  
@milaniet @gilbertwood Thank you very much
July 24th, 2019  
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