13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Inspiring a Love of Nature

This is a Brown Argus, a small brown butterfly with a band of orange spots on the wing edges. The underside is more more brightly and has a silvery-bluish sheen.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2013
Date Uploaded: 12.2015
Photo Location: Poland
Camera: DSLR-A230
Copyright: © Claudia Schwardt