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Oak Beauty?

Observed: 10th August 2013 By: sdburhousesdburhouse’s reputation in Invertebratessdburhouse’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Description:

Could this be a great Oak Beauty or a Pale Oak Beauty?

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Comments

DD's picture

Looks like a very worn Willow

Looks like a very worn Willow Beauty to me and the flight time is a bit late for both GOB and POB.

Martin Harvey's picture

agree

I agree, would you like to add that as an identification?

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Entomologist and biological recorder

DD's picture

Would really need to see the

Would really need to see the underside to rule out Mottled Beauty.
Sometimes you just have to let go :-)

Martin Harvey's picture

letting go

Agreed!

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Entomologist and biological recorder

sdburhouse's picture

Thank you both. Next time

Thank you both. Next time I'll get photos of the underside!

:)