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Emergent Monarch

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1/160s, f13, 400ISO, autoWB, 90mm Tamron macro.

Well if you are sick of monarchs, this is not the place to visit! The monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) emerged from its chrysalis yesterday and dried overnight. I released it onto some New England Aster and it flew off mid-morning.

See below for an animated gif of the chrysalis over two weeks.

Monarch chrysalis

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Written by Dalila

September 23, 2015 at 9:29 am

Posted in animal, atthefarm, macro

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