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Dark Green Fritillary Caterpillar

Observed: 17th July 2012 By: TheWallTheWall’s reputation in InvertebratesTheWall’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Crossing the road between two wild flower meadows
... the 3rd photo shows orange 'feet'

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Peacock (Inachis io) interacts

Comments

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Peacock

The peacock has orange legs, the Dark Green Fritillary has orange spots / markings on the body. Regards.

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Thank you for your help. Can

Thank you for your help.

Can you recommend a good field guide or reference website please?

I am very new to spotting butterflies and moths.

Regards

Jack Edge

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UK Butterflies

Have a look at UK Butterflies

www.ukbutterflies.co.uk/index.php

Or / and Butterfly Conservation

www.butterfly-conservation.org/