Juniper Hairstreak Butterfly

© Lyle K. Glass

Juniper  Hairstreak  Butterfly
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Description

I went out in the park early one morning to photograph butterflies before the breeze came up. There were a lot of yellow swallow tails, fritillarys, and blue morphos visiting flowers. I came upon a rabbit brush in bloom with butterflies all over it. Upon closer look, the brush was full of moths and other insects. I spotted this hairstreak and a few other butterflies that I hadn't seen before.

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Photographed in Theodore Roosevelt National Park, South Unit, Medora, North Dakota on 7-11-2012 at 11:20 a.m.

Uploaded on 7/17/2012 7:21:47 PM

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Camera: Nikon D80 Digital SLR Camera

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