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Butterfly on a Crab

I was at a butterfly conservatory in Mindo, Ecuador, and saw this butterfly perched on a crab. I wasn't sure why the butterfly was there, but it seemed unusual to me. He stayed there for a minute or two and then flew away.

TAGS: Butterfly, Crab, Ecuador, Nature, Water

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Oakland, California, United States of America
Member since 2017
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© Phyllis Plotkin.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Filed Under: Natural World
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 26, 2017, 8:42 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D750
Focal Length: 105mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO800
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PHOTO LOCATION Mindo, Ecuador