Butterfly: Tawny Coster (Acraea terpsicore)

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    The Tawny Coster (Acraea terpsicore) is a small leathery winged butterfly which is common in grassland and scrub habitats. It belongs to the Nymphalidae or brush-footed butterfly family. It has a weak fluttery flight. It is avoided by most insect predators. Wing expanse of 53-64 mm.

    Exposure: 0.006 sec (1/160)
    Aperture: f/9.0
    Focal Length: 300 mm
    ISO Speed: 200
    Exposure Bias: 0 EV

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    1. Glockenblume 63 months ago | reply

      Wow! Your image is inspirational!

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    2. piyushthacker 63 months ago | reply

      Stunning capture! Lovely colors!
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    3. Vijay.. 63 months ago | reply

      Thank you all!!!

    4. Jkadavoor (Jee) 63 months ago | reply

      So cute.
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    5. Mah Nava 63 months ago | reply

      Stunning shot..wonderful colours!

    6. hemarijke 63 months ago | reply

      Exelent colors and perfect macro!!

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    7. StevenBrisson 63 months ago | reply

      Brilliant capture--so colourful & majestic! :)

    8. trishaaristead 63 months ago | reply

      Gorgeous shot with wonderful colours.

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    10. Babygonnie 61 months ago | reply

      Stunning image!

    11. anado74 57 months ago | reply

      Excellent - Well Done!
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    12. klythawk 57 months ago | reply

      Fabulous capture, the colors are markings are beautiful.

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