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Overachieving Ovipositor (Marine Blue) - Leptotes marina - female

Overachieving Ovipositor (Marine Blue) - Leptotes marina - Female
Huntington Central Park, Huntington Beach, Orange County, California, USA
September 21, 2007
There were several of these on plumbago, but this one was there for quite some time. Looking at the egg production in these photos explains why.

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Overachieving Ovipositor (Marine Blue) - Leptotes marina - female Overachieving Ovipositor (Marine Blue) - Leptotes marina - female Overachieving Ovipositor (Marine Blue) - Leptotes marina - female

Marine Blue
Ron,

Nice shots of this beautiful butterfly. I think my bug photography days are very limited the weather here in Michigan is turning cold.

Dale

 
Take heart!
A contributor in New England was shooting springtails in the snow! However, as a former Ohioan, I appreciate your plight.

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