16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
Two symmetrical butterflies

Two small tortoiseshells (Aglaia Urticae) on a yarrow blossom. Though both butterflies were surely engaged in their individual and solitary feeding mission, they seem to form a couple suddenly.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2018
Date Uploaded: 07.2018
Photo Location: Koenigstein, Germany
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Gerhard Gräf