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Meadow brown butterfly

Maniola jurtina

Description:

Common brown butterfly with distinctive orange colouring and spot pattern.

Habitat:

Meadows, open grassland, woodland etc

Notes:

Common species in the UK. Often seen basking on flowers on hot days.

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2 Comments

Doryreed
Doryreed 10 years ago

Done! :)

bayucca
bayucca 10 years ago

Please, add this wonderful shot to the new mission of European butterflies and moth!
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8574...

Doryreed
Spotted by
Doryreed

England, United Kingdom

Spotted on Aug 11, 2011
Submitted on Aug 11, 2011

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