18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
A butterfly on a dead flower

Once again another butterfly is blending in with the surrounding vegetation. The colour of its wings entirely match the hues of the dead flower she lays upon. A perfect example of mimicry.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Luz, Lagos ( Faro - PT), Portugal
Camera: ELE-L29
Copyright: © Marzia Rossi