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Comma (Polygonia c-album)
Bramley, Hampshire
Doug Kelson  simple  profile profile
25/03/17 (uploaded 26/03/17)

Just 1 of 5 butterfly species seen. This one feeding on Laurel.
Equipment: Nikon Coolpix P900.
<i>Polygonia c-album</i>
Small Tortoiseshell (Aglais urticae)
Backworth Pond, Northumberland
Carl Hewitt  simple  profile profile
25/03/17 (uploaded 25/03/17)

<i>Aglais urticae</i>
White Admiral (Limenitis camilla)
private site, East Sussex
Bob Eade  website website  simple  profile profile
16/07/16 (uploaded 19/03/17)

Equipment: Nikon D610. 300mm f4.
<i>Limenitis camilla</i>
Scarlet Tiger (Callimorpha dominula)
Friston Forest, East Sussex
Bob Eade  website website  simple  profile profile
11/07/16 (uploaded 19/03/17)

Equipment: Nikon D610. Sigma 105 macro.
<i>Callimorpha dominula</i>
Green-veined White (Pieris napi)
Friston Forest, East Sussex
Bob Eade  website website  simple  profile profile
13/07/16 (uploaded 19/03/17)

Equipment: Nikon D610. Sigma 105 macro.
<i>Pieris napi</i>
Comma (Polygonia c-album)
Roundhay, West Yorkshire
David A Johnston profile profile
15/03/17 (uploaded 15/03/17)

An early one ?
Equipment: Canon EOS 750 D Sigma 150 - 500.
<i>Polygonia c-album</i>
Peacock (Inachis io)
Elm, Cambridgeshire
Jane Rowe  simple  profile profile
13/03/17 (uploaded 13/03/17)

My first peacock butterfly of the year, I think the warm sunshine brought it out.
Equipment: Nikon D500 300mm f4 VR lens @ f5.6 1/3200s ISO 800.
<i>Inachis io</i>
Silver-studded Blue (Plebejus argus)
Iping Common, West Sussex
Bob Eade  simple  profile profile
15/06/16 (uploaded 02/03/17)

Equipment: Nikon D610. Sigma 105 macro.
<i>Plebejus argus</i>
Wood White (Leptidea sinapis)
Chiddingfold, Surrey
Bob Eade  website website  simple  profile profile
13/08/16 (uploaded 02/03/17)

Equipment: NikonD610. Sigma 105 macro.
<i>Leptidea sinapis</i>
Melanchroia aterea
Serra dos Tucanos, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
David Ferguson profile profile
23/03/13 (uploaded 09/02/17)

<i>Melanchroia aterea</i>

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Mediterranean Burnet
Mediterranean Burnet
Spain
07/07/16 Show thumbnail functions
Short-cloaked Moth
Short-cloaked Moth
Bucks
21/06/14 Show thumbnail functions
Green Silver-lines
Green Silver-lines
Bucks
29/05/14 Show thumbnail functions
Adela rufimitrella
Adela rufimitrella
Bucks
24/05/16 Show thumbnail functions
Small China-mark
Small China-mark
Bucks
19/06/13 Show thumbnail functions
Catoptria pinella
Catoptria pinella
Bucks
05/07/15 Show thumbnail functions
Barred Hook-tip
Barred Hook-tip
Bucks
27/07/14 Show thumbnail functions
Phlyctaenia coronata
Phlyctaenia coronata
Bucks
10/07/13 Show thumbnail functions
Alvaradoia numerica
Alvaradoia numerica
Spain
10/07/16 Show thumbnail functions
Sara Longwing
Sara Longwing
Ecuador
13/06/08 Show thumbnail functions
Piedmont Ringlet
Piedmont Ringlet
Spain
12/07/16 Show thumbnail functions
Lefèbvre's Ringlet
Lefèbvre's Ringlet
Spain
08/07/16 Show thumbnail functions
de Prunner's Ringlet
de Prunner's Ringlet
Spain
08/07/16 Show thumbnail functions
Provençal Short-tailed Blue
Provençal Short-tailed Blue
Hungary
23/06/11 Show thumbnail functions
Lesser Fiery Copper
Lesser Fiery Copper
Hungary
26/06/11 Show thumbnail functions
Transcaucasian Fritillary
Transcaucasian Fritillary
Armenia
24/06/15 Show thumbnail functions
Assmann's Fritillary
Assmann's Fritillary
Hungary
24/06/11 Show thumbnail functions
Lesser Marbled Fritillary
Lesser Marbled Fritillary
Spain
12/07/16 Show thumbnail functions
Tufted Skipper
Tufted Skipper
Spain
07/07/16 Show thumbnail functions
Provençal Fritillary
Provençal Fritillary
Spain
09/07/16 Show thumbnail functions
False-heath Fritillary
False-heath Fritillary
Spain
08/07/16 Show thumbnail functions
Cleopatra
Cleopatra
Spain
07/07/16 Show thumbnail functions
Zephyr Blue
Zephyr Blue
Armenia
26/06/15 Show thumbnail functions
Mountain Small White
Mountain Small White
Armenia
26/06/15 Show thumbnail functions
Great Steppe Grayling
Great Steppe Grayling
Armenia
21/06/15 Show thumbnail functions

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