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Monarch butterfly on a plumeless thistle flower
Monarch butterfly on a plumeless thistle flower
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Title: Monarch butterfly on a plumeless thistle flower


A monarch butterfly drinks nectar from a plumeless thistle flower in an abandoned agricultural field.

Location: Loudoun, VA, United States

Date Taken: 08/08/2005

Photographer: Elizabeth A. Sellers
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Usage: This image is public domain/of free use unless otherwise stated. Please refer to the USGS Copyright section for how to credit the photo.


File Details:
Type: JPEG image - 2.75 MB
Dimensions: 3600 x 2400

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