Eye'm so not getting eaten by you

This gorgeous butterfly at Krohn's Conservatory has lots of "eyes" on its wing which trick some would be predators of the butterfly into thinking they're seeing a larger creature that may just eat them instead!


Attach an invitation!

Erick Watson Erick Watson


Timestamps:
Taken 6:43 PM on May 16, 2011
Uploaded 2:28 PM on April 15, 2013
Category:
Posted in Insects
Exif:
  • NIKON D5000
  • ƒ/16.0
  • 1/60 sec.
  • 300 mm
  • 200 ISO
Place:
Cincinnati, OH
Map of Cincinnati, OH

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