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HIGH BROWN FRITILLARY

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Argynnis adippe

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28th June 2011, Massams Slack, Ainsdale, Sefton Coast Photo: © RWD


28th June 2011, Massams Slack, Ainsdale, Sefton Coast Photo: © RWD
On Creeping Thistle


Some similarities to : Many other fritillary butterflies, but especially to High Brown Fritillary but the underside of the hind wing is overlain with a greenish shine and a considerable number of roundish irridescent silver spots which shimmer like mother of pearl.


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HIGH BROWN FRITILLARY

BUTTERFLY

Argynnis adippe

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