An Adonis

There’s an Adonis Blue Polyommatus bellargus on the rocks:

Adonis Blue Butterfly - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

Then there’s one on the plants:

Adonis Blue Butterfly - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

What an incredible colour they are. It’s the sort of colour which makes you think that there’s no way any artificial material could ever look like that.

They are such a contrast when they close their wings:

Adonis Blue Butterfly - The Hall of Einar - photograph (c) David Bailey (not the)

There’s still just a sliver of blue which shines through.

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