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European peacok butterfly

Inachis io

Description:

Cryptic undersides with flashy eye-spots.

Habitat:

Marshy area. Weerribben-Wieden, Holland.

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8 Comments

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

Thanks! These are even more common in Belgium and Holland in the summer and always pretty to photograph :-)

dandoucette
dandoucette 8 years ago

Gorgeous!

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

Thanks, Madalena!

mendes.madalena
mendes.madalena 8 years ago

amazing spotting!

The MnMs
The MnMs 8 years ago

Many thanks for the nice comments! I have also found very special the blue eye patches. It looks like a cat's face to me also :-)

LuisStevens
LuisStevens 8 years ago

Beautiful Marta!

Gorgeous!

Sergio Monteiro
Sergio Monteiro 8 years ago

Beautiful, Marta. I'd stay very far from those feline eyes, if I was a bird...

The MnMs
Spotted by
The MnMs

Steenwijkerland, Overijssel, Netherlands

Spotted on Aug 11, 2013
Submitted on Aug 26, 2013

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