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Butterfly -

A tiny butterfly of
sublime beauty ...

Small Orange Tip - Male

... Colotis etrida

25-35 mm ( 1-1.5 inches )

Lower Himalayas and
Peninsular India except
Bengal ...

Female looks even more
stunning in field
conditions ... whose image
I'll be posting as well

We could not do video
of male ... but here's
clip on female ... done on
the same day :
Link :
http://www.birdforum.tv/members/acti...ida_butterfly/

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Keoladeo National Park
Bharatpur
India
07.12.2017
· Date: Sat January 13, 2018 · Views: 104 · Filesize: 797.3kb · Dimensions: 1024 x 858 ·
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Keywords: Small_Orange_Tip_Butterfly, Colotis, India, Keoladeo, Bharatpur
Scientific Name: Colotis etrida
Location: Keoladeo National Park, Bharatpur, Rajasthan, India
Habitat: Mixed Wetland and Forest
Date Taken: 07.12.2017
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Donald Talbott

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Sat January 13, 2018 11:28am

Just beautiful Alok, nice one Doc. Tfs.

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Sat January 13, 2018 11:35am

Excellent closeup and very beautiful butterfly , many tfs Alok

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Sat January 13, 2018 12:00pm

Breath-takingly beautiful Alok, thanks so much for sharing!

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Sat January 13, 2018 12:48pm

A beauty of a detailed close up and setting Alok, lovely job and many tfs.

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Sat January 13, 2018 1:10pm

Truly at treasure to behold , first class ,

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Sat January 13, 2018 1:15pm

Beautiful colours, details & macro shot; Alok!! tfs.
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Sat January 13, 2018 1:26pm

Stunning close up of this beauty Alok & Renu!!! Wonderful detail and colors in this superb post!!!

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Sat January 13, 2018 2:34pm

Such a beautiful Butterfly and you captured it perfectly Alok!

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Sat January 13, 2018 3:53pm

He really is stunning Alok.

What a wonderful picture you've taken of him my friend - excellent stuff here laddie.

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Sat January 13, 2018 4:06pm

Stunning shot, it is so sharp and the colours are wonderful.

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Sat January 13, 2018 4:37pm

Beautiful color and light Alok! tfs it!

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Sat January 13, 2018 7:24pm

fantastic capture of amazing Butterfly, Alok!

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Sat January 13, 2018 10:26pm

Gorgeous image.
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Sun January 14, 2018 2:45am

An appropriate name for this little lady. Love the colors and clarity. Excellent work Alok & Renu!

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Sun January 14, 2018 4:34am

Stunning scene, Alok - great colours and background - well done!

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