15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
common jezebel butterfly female chased by male butterflies

Here one not so interested female specimen in the front is being chased by more than four male specimen from behind into the small bushes of lantana plant. This type of chase is very common in a sunny winter day around the nectar plants.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Baidyabati, India
Camera: NIKON D810
Copyright: © Kallol Mukherjee