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Eastern Tiger Swallowtail, Male
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (Papilio glaucus: Papilionidae) male. Wingspan 8.9-14.0 cm (3.5-5.5 in).
Habitat
Post Oak Savannah vegetation area. Upland dominated by post oak and yaupon at 73 m (185 ft) elevation, a depressional wetland dominated by button bush.
Location
Lick Creek Park, College Station, Brazos County, Texas, USA.
Date taken
May 2024
Scientific name
Papilio glaucus
Equipment used
Canon
A stunning closeup of this beautiful butterfly, Stanley.
 
what a beauty, Stanley, fabulous portrait of this beautiful butterfly in a wonderful setting, love it, many tfs!!
 
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Ooooh!!! How beautiful he is Stanley... and such lovely markings too.

A marvellous picture my friend. Thanks.
 

Media information

Category
Butterflies & Moths
Added by
Stanley Jones
Date added
View count
229
Comment count
11

Image metadata

Device
Canon Canon EOS R5
Aperture
ƒ/8
Focal length
500.0 mm
Exposure time
1/1250 second(s)
ISO
640
Filename
Eastern Tiger Swallowtail (male), Lick Creek Park, College Station, Brazos County.jpg
File size
6 MB
Date taken
Sat, 25 May 2024 12:54 PM
Dimensions
1920px x 1453px

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