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Small Tortoiseshell

Observed: 31st July 2011 By: FenwickfieldFenwickfield’s reputation in InvertebratesFenwickfield’s reputation in InvertebratesFenwickfield’s reputation in InvertebratesFenwickfield’s reputation in Invertebrates
Small Tortoiseshell
Small Tortoiseshell 1
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Description:

Seem to have an invasion of Small Tortoiseshell's at the moment 30 plus, have had loads coming in the house too.This one is very vibrant probably newly emerged, I wonder has anyone else noticed a large amount around.

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Species with which Small Tortoiseshell (Aglais urticae) interacts

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Trudy Haddon's picture

We haven't seen many

We haven't seen many tortoiseshells this year. Good to hear that they are about though!