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European Peacock

Aglais io

Notes:

Found this butterfly among the graves at the Scone Palace Cemetery in Scotland.

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European Peacock
Aglais io Aglais io


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12 Comments

Καλησπέρα Neph! Θα ήθελες να προσθέσεις τις καταπληκτικές πεταλούδες σου στην αποστολή των Ελληνικών λεπιδόπτερων; Σε ευχαριστώ εκ των προτέρων
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Neph
Neph 9 years ago

Karine very interesting!!

Chimersetan thank you :)

ChimeTsetan
ChimeTsetan 9 years ago

very appeasing to the eyes. :)

Karine Sabatier
Karine Sabatier 9 years ago

In French : "Paon du jour". He spreads his wings open while on the flowers. The drawings on his wings are like 2 eyes that frighten the birds and prevent them from eating him. Natural self-defense mechanism

A beauty!

Neph
Neph 9 years ago

Thanks so much Willie!

williefromwi
williefromwi 9 years ago

fantastic

Neph
Neph 9 years ago

Thank you Nuwan :) I am in love with this project!

Wild Things
Wild Things 9 years ago

Amazing!!

NuwanChathuranga
NuwanChathuranga 9 years ago

nice spot, Welcome to project noah, Neph..!!

OnengDyah
OnengDyah 9 years ago

Beautifful butterfly...

Neph
Neph 9 years ago

Indeed! Thank you!

Neph
Spotted by
Neph

Perth, Scotland, United Kingdom

Spotted on Sep 9, 2005
Submitted on May 9, 2012

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