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Wednesday, 18 September 2013

At Last, my first for the year.

Painted Lady. Vanessa cardui 

This Painted Lady hung around for awhile in our garden, our first this year.


Steve Blacksmith said...

Great picture Bruce. I haven't had one yet.

Steve Blacksmith said...

I had the good luck to photo a Purple Hairstreak Butterfly (Quercusia quercus) near Scar Wood. The first I've ever got close to. It was a flight-worn female, but still very lively - 14th Sept.
I posted the pics over on the Calderdale Moths blog.

Dave Sutcliffe said...

Great shot Bruce and a nice find. Not seen one locally all year.