Common blue butterflies mating on flower


This 11 September 2018 video shows a common blue butterfly couple mating on a thistle flower.

After the mating, the female will deposit her eggs on the upper leaves of bird’s-foot trefoil.

Harry Heuven in the Netherlands made this video.

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