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The Glittering Sapphire (Lasaia agesilas). No photograph can do justice to the…

In a perfect world

The detail on the butterflies wings would be great to recreate with black paper and hollowing out where the white would be, leaving a delicate looking design.

Thanks to the person who advised that this is a Common Peacock butterfly from Europe..  I thought that it was a MOTH .. not a butterfly. I stand corrected.

The European Peacock, more commonly known simply as the Peacock butterfly, is a colourful butterfly, found in Europe and temperate Asia as far east as Japan. Formerly classified as the only member of the genus Inachis.

Small Apollo Butterfly

Parnassius phoebus, known as the Phoebus Apollo or Small Apollo, is a butterfly species of the family of Swallowtail butterflies (Papilionidae) found in Eurasia and North America.