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Pieris rapae (Cabbage White)

Not moths - their antenna aren't feathery. This is a male and female mating. Cabbage White's are an invasive (and very plentiful) species.


Altitude: 1129m (3704 feet)
Camera: Nikon D800
Date: Monday, July 18th, 2016 at 3:45 PM
Exposure: 1/400 sec at f7.1
Exposure Compensation: 851 ev
Gender: Female, Male
ISO: 200 asa
Lens: 105mm f/2.8D AF Micro-Nikkor
With cropping (you see 44% of the image as shot), this lens is effectively a 157mm lens on a 35mm camera
Location:
Curious Osprey Family Immature Cherry-faced Meadowhawk Yellow Salsify Field Red-Naped Sapsucker Yellow Salsify Field Curious Osprey Family Immature Cherry-faced Meadowhawk Sean at Dairy Queen Curious Osprey Family Immature Cherry-faced Meadowhawk Red-Naped Sapsucker Sean at Dairy Queen Claira On Peer With Camera Salt Lake Panorama Sagebrush At Lac Du Bois Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign Yellow Iris With Ants On Approach To Mudge Big Windows Castle With Irises Left Side of Cove Panoramic Reflecting Pond Retreat Island Sunset Four Otters Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign On Approach To Mudge Castle With Irises Reflecting Pond Four Otters Ferry Terminal View From Second Chief Mud Flats at Sunset Waiting For Lifts To Open View From Lunch Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign On Approach To Mudge View From Second Chief Mud Flats at Sunset Waiting For Lifts To Open View From Lunch Tarn In Front Of Anniversary Glacier Mark And Mike At Summit Baby And Mom Walking Toward Log Boardwalk In Meadow Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign Waiting For Lifts To Open Mark And Mike At Summit Lake Namu Baby And Mom Walking Toward Log Boardwalk In Meadow Rock Margin Front of Condo Fence at Rathtrevor Jaques and Charles Kayaking Yellow Headed Blackbird Smoke From Forest Fire Mark And Mike At Summit Lake Namu Baby And Mom Walking Toward Log Front of Condo Immature Bog Cranberry Numa Falls (Veiled) Athabasca Falls Closer Salt Flats With Hills Mount Robson In Fog Sean at Dairy Queen Lake Kamloops Panorama Curious Osprey Family Sagebrush Mariposa Lily Sagebrush At Lac Du Bois Smoke From Forest Fire Roadside Lupins Looking At Stones Grasshopper Blending In Osprey On Nest Kids In Front Of Talking Rock Car Ferry On Fraser Cisco Bridges Murray Creek Falls Sean at Dairy Queen Lake Kamloops Panorama Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign Yellow Iris With Ants On Approach To Mudge Big Windows Castle With Irises Left Side of Cove Panoramic Reflecting Pond Retreat Island Sunset Four Otters Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign On Approach To Mudge Castle With Irises Reflecting Pond Four Otters Ferry Terminal View From Second Chief Mud Flats at Sunset Waiting For Lifts To Open View From Lunch Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign On Approach To Mudge View From Second Chief Mud Flats at Sunset Waiting For Lifts To Open View From Lunch Tarn In Front Of Anniversary Glacier Mark And Mike At Summit Baby And Mom Walking Toward Log Boardwalk In Meadow Yellow Headed Blackbird New National Park Sign Waiting For Lifts To Open Mark And Mike At Summit Lake Namu Baby And Mom Walking Toward Log Boardwalk In Meadow Rock Margin Front of Condo Fence at Rathtrevor Jaques and Charles Kayaking Yellow Headed Blackbird Smoke From Forest Fire Mark And Mike At Summit Lake Namu Baby And Mom Walking Toward Log Front of Condo Immature Bog Cranberry Numa Falls (Veiled) Athabasca Falls Closer Salt Flats With Hills Mount Robson In Fog
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Region: British Columbia, Canada, North America
Scientific Name: species related to Pieris rapae (Cabbage White)
Larger image: 1999 x 1333
Raw image: 4912 x 3275

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