Category: Nature Photography
Posted: March 27, 2018

a lucky photographer

two in one

by supergold Interested in this? Contact The Artist

two in one: animals only Contest Entry 
as indicated for this contest, a lucky photographer will get two in one:
a beautiful butterfly and a beautiful flower: you can see the pollen loaded "tail" of the butterfly pollinating the pistils;
the butterfly is Papilio dardanus: Papilio dardanus, the African swallowtail, mocker swallowtail or flying handkerchief, is a species of butterfly in the family Papilionidae (the swallowtails). The species is broadly distributed throughout Sub-Saharan Africa. The British entomologist E. B. Poulton described it as "the most interesting butterfly in the world".
The flower, Hibiscus schizopetalus is a species of Hibiscus native to tropical eastern Africa in Kenya, Tanzania and Mozambique. Its common names include fringed rosemallow, Japanese lantern, coral hibiscus, and spider hibiscus.
Post Type: Photography
Mixed Media: None cropping only

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