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Observed: 3rd June 2011 By: Fungi festFungi fest’s reputation in InvertebratesFungi fest’s reputation in Invertebrates
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My chrysalis has hatched. I took pictures of the butterfly and looked it up in my book. I was expecting a peacock judging from the book but it turned out to be a small tortoiseshell. It opened it's wings and i got my camera and it flew away before it got it. it was lovely.
I had another picture of a tortoiseshell butterfly so I decided to put it on with these.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Small Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis utricae) interacts


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Thanks for letting us know that it hatched out OK - and what species it turned out to be.

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Add an ID

Suggest you add an ID then people can agree with it.

David Howdon