Wild invertebrate/s

Challenge #1 in the Wild animals series. Hosted by Kris Bell.
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Show off your best picture of an invertebrate in its natural environment. Try to be as original as possible - perhaps an unusual crop, or an unusual behaviour. If possible, please also include a species name and approximate location.
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Blanket of Butterflies
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I found several rotting logs teeming with these small butterflies along the river in Amsterdam, NY.
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Submitted: Monday, 6th February, 2012 05:00 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 29th June, 2007
Focal length: 210 mm
Shutter speed: 1/250 sec
Aperture: F9.5
ISO: 100
Notes: Handheld; minor post-processing and cropping in Adobe Lightroom
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