Camouflage Cloudless Sulphur Phoebis sennae Jefferson County Monticello Florida Americana Collection

Cloudless Sulphur – Americana Collection

How does a bright yellow Cloudless Sulphur Phoebis sennae hide in plain sight?

This butterfly sits on a similarly colored leaf in attempt to camouflage its location.


camera: Nikon D3 | lens: AF Nikkor VR Zoom 55-200mm f/4-5.6G IF-ED
focal length: 200mm | exposure: f/5.6 – 1/2500 – ISO 500

Pair Cloudless Sulphur Phoebis sennae Jefferson County Monticello Florida Americana Collection

Cloudless Sulphur – Americana Collection

 

A pair of Cloudless Sulphur Phoebis sennae butterflies attempt to hide in a tangle of green briars during migration through Jefferson County Florida.


camera: Nikon D3 | lens: AF Nikkor VR Zoom 55-200mm f/4-5.6G IF-ED
focal length: 200mm | exposure: f/5.6 – 1/1600 – ISO 500