Lycaena phlaes. Small fire butterfly?

Discussion in 'Macro, Flowers, Insects, and Greenery' started by Dutchwindmill, Jul 14, 2008.

  1. Not realy sure about the name.The butterfly is only aprx two centimeter.
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    Shot from the hand.Straight from the box!
     
  2. jomike

    jomike

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    Jun 7, 2008
    Surrey. England
    Hi Rob, I agree with a Lycaena phlaes. The English name is Small Copper.

    Lovely shot, could maybe do with some more contrast and saturation for "pop" IMO, but that is just me. :smile: