Posted tagged ‘Danaus plexippus’

Photo of the Week 3: Monarchs

October 18, 2009

2butterfliesClick photo to view a larger version. Monarch butterflies (Danaus plexippus). focal length: 41.6mm (249.6mm in 35mm equivalence), shutter: 1/1,250 sec, aperture: f/3.5, distance: 1.5 m, location: Hanover, NH

Has anyone else noticed fewer monarchs flying around this fall than in previous years?

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