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Marsh Fritillary (Euphydryas aurinia)
Cerne Abbas, Dorset
Tony Hovell  website website  simple  profile profile
25/05/17 (uploaded 27/05/17)

<i>Euphydryas aurinia</i>
Swallowtail (Papilio machaon)
Strumpshaw Fen RSPB, Norfolk
Trevor Hannant  website website  simple  profile profile
26/05/17 (uploaded 26/05/17)

Equipment: Canon 100-400 Mk II, 7D MK II.
<i>Papilio machaon</i>
Puss Moth (Cerura vinula)
Orcombe Point, Devon
Billy Harbottle  simple  profile profile
20/05/17 (uploaded 25/05/17)

Equipment: Canon 7D mkII 100-400 mkII.
<i>Cerura vinula</i>
Hummingbird Hawkmoth (Macroglossum stellatarum)
S'Albufera, Mallorca, Balearic Islands
John Nadin  simple  profile profile
18/05/17 (uploaded 23/05/17)

Unusual to see them like this...
Equipment: Cannon.
<i>Macroglossum stellatarum</i>
Clouded Yellow (Colias croceus)
C'an Picafort, Mallorca, Balearic Islands
John Nadin  simple  profile profile
14/05/17 (uploaded 22/05/17)

Several seen.
Equipment: Cannon.
<i>Colias croceus</i>
Brown-tail (Euproctis chrysorrhoea)
Orcombe Point, Devon
Billy Harbottle  simple  profile profile
07/05/17 (uploaded 22/05/17)

On the exterior of the tough communal web, and for those not in the know.... do not touch, the hairs can cause a serious rash.
Equipment: Canon 5D MkIII 100mm macro.
<i>Euproctis chrysorrhoea</i>
Orange-tip (Anthocharis cardamines)
Great Blakenham, Suffolk
Gary Richardson  website website  simple  profile profile
22/05/17 (uploaded 22/05/17)

<i>Anthocharis cardamines</i>
Lackey (Malacosoma neustria)
Orcombe Point, Devon
Billy Harbottle  simple  profile profile
07/05/17 (uploaded 22/05/17)

Equipment: Canon 5D Mk III 100mm macro.
<i>Malacosoma neustria</i>

Next 25 pictures: click a thumbnail to bring that picture to the top.

Grizzled Skipper
Grizzled Skipper
Berks
21/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Common Marbled Carpet
Common Marbled Carpet
Hants
21/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Cleopatra
Cleopatra
Balearic Islands
17/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Small Copper
Small Copper
Antrim
20/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Red Admiral
Red Admiral
Devon
02/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Orange-tip
Orange-tip
Devon
02/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Swallowtail
Swallowtail
Belarus
13/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Swallowtail
Swallowtail
Belarus
13/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Speckled Wood
Speckled Wood
Devon
18/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Hummingbird Hawkmoth
Devon
18/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Small Copper
Small Copper
Cumbria
13/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Orange-tip
Orange-tip
Glamorgan
06/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Orange-tip
Orange-tip
Glamorgan
06/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Green Hairstreak
Green Hairstreak
Suffolk
11/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Green-veined White
Green-veined White
Lincs
04/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Small Copper
Small Copper
Derbys
11/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Brimstone
Brimstone
Cumbria
08/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Small Tortoiseshell
Small Tortoiseshell
Northumb
09/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Orange-tip
Orange-tip
Northumb
09/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Peacock
Peacock
Northumb
09/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Peacock
Peacock
Northumb
09/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Orange-tip
Orange-tip
Clyde
09/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Orange-tip
Orange-tip
Clyde
09/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Speckled Yellow
Speckled Yellow
IOW
06/05/17 Show thumbnail functions
Speckled Yellow
Speckled Yellow
IOW
06/05/17 Show thumbnail functions

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