Author Topic: Bloomin' Brilliant Butterflies  (Read 3441 times)

BrianI

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Bloomin' Brilliant Butterflies
« on: 23 March, 2014, 07:47:48 pm »
Had a visit with a friend to Edinburgh Butterfly and Insect World:

Tree Nymph:


Glasswing:


Lovely black and white butterfly ??sp.


Owl Butterfly



Ruth

Re: Bloomin' Brilliant Butterflies
« Reply #1 on: 23 March, 2014, 08:46:24 pm »
Glasswings are amazing.  Even when they're in front of you, they don't seem possible.

Jaded

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Re: Bloomin' Brilliant Butterflies
« Reply #2 on: 06 July, 2020, 12:20:14 am »
Not sure what these are, apart from the Cabbage white!







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Edd

Re: Bloomin' Brilliant Butterflies
« Reply #3 on: 06 July, 2020, 08:21:30 am »
Nice pics!
Think the others are meadow browns. Similar to gatekeepers but gatekeepers have double white spots instead of single spots in the eye (except when they don't) as well as other similar-ish features

Jaded

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Re: Bloomin' Brilliant Butterflies
« Reply #4 on: 06 July, 2020, 09:39:22 am »
Thanks!

I shall amaze family by telling them what these are now  ;D
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