Archive for 'Danainae'

Queen (Danaus gilippus)

A truly amazing butterfly, and as I recall the only one of the species I encountered here at SouthWild Pantanal. Here it’s visiting a plant growing alongside the SouthWild Pantanal’s dirt road – just a couple of hundred metres away from the buildings. Aperture: ƒ/11 Camera: NIKON D4 Focal length: 210mm ISO: 320 Shutter speed: […]

Giant glasswing (Methona confusa)

Thanks to Kim Garwood for identification! Aperture: ƒ/11 Camera: NIKON D700 Taken: 25 November, 2011 12:19 Focal length: 150mm ISO: 800 Shutter speed: 1/125 s

Clearwing (Greta genus)

Thanks to Kim Garwood for helping in identification! Aperture: ƒ/11 Camera: NIKON D700 Taken: 25 November, 2011 12:06 Focal length: 150mm ISO: 800 Shutter speed: 1/160 s

Menapis Tigerwing (Mechanitis menapis mantineus)

Thanks to Kim Garwood for identification! Aperture: ƒ/9 Camera: NIKON D700 Taken: 25 November, 2011 11:50 Focal length: 150mm ISO: 800 Shutter speed: 1/200 s