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Male Meadow Brown

Observed: 24th June 2011 By: stephenmidstephenmid’s reputation in Invertebratesstephenmid’s reputation in Invertebratesstephenmid’s reputation in Invertebratesstephenmid’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Looks darker than a female in my Guide and the male is said to be.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Meadow Brown (Maniola jurtina) interacts

Comments

lalows2's picture

Meadow browns

Used to get the kids on guided walks to remember them by males - dark chocolate; females, sweeter - milk chocolate

Hope that helps

Cheers

D

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Remembering males and females

Thanks D (or lalow2) that will help!

stephenmid