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Asian Cabbage White (Pieris canidia, Pieridae)

Posted by
itchydogimages (Pu'er, China) on 27 June 2013 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Pu'er, Yunnan, China

SONY DSC-R1 1/200 second F/16.0 ISO 160 60 mm

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Marie-Line from Lille, France

Stunning!!!!!!!!!!!!!

27 Jun 2013 9:53am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

I love this! One of the many beauties of nature.

27 Jun 2013 12:20pm

Sharon Pleasants from Monroe, Louisiana, United States

Lovely creature. His body seems more slight than the other moths you show here.

28 Jun 2013 2:17am

@Sharon Pleasants: This is a butterfly rather than a moth Sharon, if that explains the difference you have noted.

SONY DSC-R1
1/200 second
F/16.0
ISO 160
60 mm

insect
macro
china
butterfly
lepidoptera
pieridae