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African monarch butterfly (Danaus chrysippus). High-speed photograph of this butterfly in flight over onions. It is found from the Mediterranean to tropical Africa and Asia, and down to Australia. It feeds on poisonous milkweed plants and has a wingspan of about 6 centimetres.
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