The Compton Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis vaualbum) http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nymphalis_vaualbum
Nymphalidae was my guess.
If you agree with Vijaybarve click 'agree' or if you don't trust that its that species, you can agree with faerthen's more conservative ID of 'Butterflies & Moths' - either way is better than no ID for this observation at all!
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