June 27, 2013 - 2 went

Learn about Butterflies & Explore the Antioch Dunes National Wildlife Refuge

Lange's Metalmark Butterfly larva at Antioch Dunes National Wildlife Refuge Sardis Unit. The population of this butterfly is TINY. Could be one of the next butterflies to go extinct.

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  • Tom

    Best to bring a camera with a macro lens and use manual focus. This was shot using an auto focus mode and just missed the "sweet spot".

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  • Tom

    Sorry not to mention this is a Lange's Metalmark larva seen on the Antioch Dunes NWR Sardis Unit site during a Wild Equity sponsored walk.

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