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Photo#47156
Monarch emergence - Danaus plexippus - male

Monarch emergence - Danaus plexippus - Male
Lakeland, Polk County, Florida, USA
April 8, 2006

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I'm curious
how did you ID this as female? That looks suspiciously like the scent patch of a male on the second thick vein from the right. Compare:


 
Ya caught me!
I must have made a hasty ID. I know the difference. Thanks for the correction.

 
Fixed
thanks for editing

 
I agree
Let us fix that.

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