Purple Thorn (Male)

Purple Thorn (Male)

Observation - Purple Thorn (Male). Description: First time I've seen one in real life. About 40mm. I thought he would be more purple. But he was beautiful non the less. I put him in a cage to try and get some better pics and he opened his wings fully just the once before I released him, but he closed

First time I've seen one in real life. About 40mm. I thought he would be more purple. But he was beautiful non the less.
I put him in a cage to try and get some better pics and he opened his wings fully just the once before I released him, but he closed them up a little before I clicked the shutter.