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Painted Lady Butterfly

Observed: 2nd August 2009 By: geoffEinongeoffEinon’s reputation in InvertebratesgeoffEinon’s reputation in InvertebratesgeoffEinon’s reputation in Invertebrates

Painted Lady on buddleia florets

Species interactions

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Species with which Painted Lady (Vanessa cardui) interacts


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Painted lady

Have definitely seen a record number of these this year, covering habitats from grassland to urban streets. Buddleia is always popular!


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Painted lady

These are everywhere here in Yorkshire as well. I like the way the light is shining through the wings in your photograph.

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