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Speckled Wood

Pararge aegeria


The speckled wood is a butterfly (Nymphalidae Family) found in and on the borders of woodland areas throughout much of the Palearctic ecozone. The coloration of this lepidopteran varies between subspecies.


Found it in Parque Fundação Serralves.


It was captured by my friend.

1 species ID suggestions

Zariga 4 years ago
Speckled Wood
Pararge aegeria Speckled wood (butterfly)


Zariga 4 years ago

You're welcome!
I'm quite used to seeing these, so I easily distinguish them. Beautiful spotting!

R.Garcia 4 years ago

Thanks a lot for the ID Zariga :D

União das Freguesias de Lordelo do Ouro e Massarelos, Portugal

Lat: 41.16, Long: -8.66

Spotted on Aug 3, 2014
Submitted on Sep 2, 2014

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