16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Monarch Butterfly Silhouette

Monarch butterflies overwinter on the California coast, and they love the citrus tree blossoms. This butterfly was hanging from a citrus tree, waiting for the sun to warm it.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Big Sur, California, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D5300
Copyright: © B Q