18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Mangrove Skipper

This is a Mangrove Skipper that landed on a palm frond. I was at Fort DeSoto on the West Coast of Florida to photograph migratory birds but found this interesting Skipper while tracking a bird.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Camera: NIKON D500
Copyright: © Bonnie Masdeu