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Started by: catweazle1961
On: 20/07/2019 | 05:46
Replies: 33
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by: catweazle1961
on: 20/07/2019 | 05:46 edited: 20/07/2019 | 16:24

Post anything in this thread you like about butterflies in general.

 

Plus 👇 

 

 

An influx of the Painted Lady Butterfly to hit Britain... News item is Here 👈

 

You can help record the numbers and where you see them .. by downloading the app.. Search  'Big Butterfly Count' in Google Play or App Store. 

 

 

Read the report above 👆 

_20190720_053955.JPGPainted Lady

 

Post anything in this thread you like about butterflies in general. 

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Message 1 of 34
by: gvmhb
on: 20/07/2019 | 07:16

Here's a Gatekeeper butterfly which I photographed last year on my Helenium flowers.

 

https://butterfly-conservation.org/butterflies/gatekeeper

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IMG_20180721_095837.jpg

 

 

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Message 2 of 34
by: catweazle1961
on: 20/07/2019 | 07:19

@gvmhbwrote:

Here's a Gatekeeper butterfly which I photographed last year on my Helenium flowers.

 

https://butterfly-conservation.org/butterflies/gatekeeper

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IMG_20180721_095837.jpg

 

 

Beautiful @gvmhb Thank you 

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Message 3 of 34
by: standardbearer
on: 20/07/2019 | 07:54
I have only seen about 3 butterflies this year.
Where there is buddleia there should be butterflies as in the past but alas I see none.
They are very unique best of luck to a revival.
Fortune Favours The Brave S.P.Q.R
Message 4 of 34
by: frenchielove
on: 20/07/2019 | 09:21

I must be more vigilant, seen a few but not snapped them, great idea @catweazle1961 

Message 5 of 34
by: alienlady
on: 20/07/2019 | 10:35

@gvmhb  that's a beautiful photo 😀

Message 6 of 34
by: catweazle1961
on: 20/07/2019 | 12:37

Don't forget... 

You can help record the numbers and where you see them .. by downloading the app.. Search  'Big Butterfly Count' in Google Play or App Store. 

 

 

 

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Message 7 of 34
by: yvonnearmstrong
on: 20/07/2019 | 16:27

20190720_151145.jpgPainted lady June 2019

 

20190720_151034.jpgBurnett moth July 2019

 

20190720_151233.jpgRed Admiral June2019

 

20190720_154221.jpgOrange tip April 2019

 

20190411_152016~3-01.jpegPeacock Butterfly April2019

 

20180701_140926-01~4-01.jpegCommon blue 2018

 

20170916_183100.jpgWoodcock Butterfly

 

20180813_190559.jpgWhite butterfly

 

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These are the butterflies I've taken and you can tell I love taken butterflies and I've had my peacock butterfly on our local Tyne tees weather

Yvonne 

Message 8 of 34
by: davidvarley
on: 20/07/2019 | 17:36
Seen a few of these butterfly's recently.
Message 9 of 34
by: magsiebee
on: 20/07/2019 | 19:59

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I don't know what kind of Moth this is that landed on my fridge freezer door in my kitchen recently. 

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