Prelude to mating of Damon Blue butterflies. The female, left, raises the abdomen and rub her legs against their wings while the male contemplate the show, and closely follows.
Created: August 10, 2013
© Anne SORBES
Photo size: 23.7 Mpixels (67.8 MB uncompressed) - 5963x3977 pixels (19.8x13.2 in / 50.5x33.7 cm at 300 ppi)
Photo keywords: Agrodiaetus damon, Animal, Butterflies, Butterfly, Damon Blue, Diois, Drôme, Female, Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae, Macro, Male, mating, Nature, Polyommatinae, Polyommatini, Polyommatus, Polyommatus damon, Rhône-Alpes, Wildlife