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Meadow browns?

Observed: 18th July 2009 By: purplerabbitspurplerabbits’s reputation in Invertebratespurplerabbits’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Not enough eye spots to be a gatekeeper

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Meadow brown (Maniola jurtina) interacts

Comments

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Meadow browns

Yes, these are meadow browns. The relatively plain underwing indicates they are two males. You can get more information at UK Butterflies:

http://www.ukbutterflies.co.uk/species.php?vernacular_name=Meadow%20Brown

Graham Banwell

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