Wood White courtship ; The male stands in front of the female and balance its trunk on either side of the female. If the female is receptive, she raises its abdomen. The female can be difficult because she mates only once and this time, she did not find this male enough attractive.
Created: May 03, 2016
© Anne SORBES
Photo size: 24.0 Mpixels (68.7 MB uncompressed) - 6000x4000 pixels (20.0x13.3 in / 50.8x33.9 cm at 300 ppi)
Photo keywords: Animal, Butterfly, Coliadinae, Corrèze, Dismorphiinae, Female, Lepidoptera, Leptidea, Leptidea sinapis, Macro, Male, Nature, Pieridae, Wildlife, Wood White