Common blue on daisyThe common blue (Polyommatus icarus) is a beautiful and, mercifully, still relatively common meadow butterfly. The butterfly in this picture is on a daisy (Bellis perennis).
Technical Information: Photographed with a Praktica MTL3.|
Copyright Richard Burkmar 2003. Permission is hereby granted for anyone to use this image for non-commercial purposes which are of benefit to the natural environment. School pupils, students, teachers and educators are invited to use and reproduce the image freely. The photographer should be credited where practicable. Use for commercial purposes is prohibited unless permission is obtained from the copyright holder.|
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