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Lesser Lattice Brown?

Observed: 28th May 2011 By: chrislittle
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Superficially like Meadow Brown or Lesser Latice Brown, but behaviour and location different to Meadow Brown, and unusual two u/s spots. Strong flier, around trees not grassland. Lesser lattice brown not recorded in Corfu?

    Likely ID
    Lattice Brown (Kirinia roxelana)
    Confidence: I'm as sure as I can be.
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Ok so main learning point is that Meadow Brown can have two spot underwing varient

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Yes. In Greece they nearly

Yes. In Greece they nearly always have at least a couple of spots on hindwing underside.