Classification
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All Names

  • Korean
    • 네발나비과
  • English
    • Brush-footed Butterflies
    • Brushfoot Butterflies
    • Four-footed butterflies
  • Scientific Names
    • Nymphalidae
  • Spanish
    • Mariposas patas de cepillo
  • German
    • Edelfalter
  • Chinese (Traditional)
    • 蛺蝶科

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Creative Commons Flickr Photos Tagged "Nymphalidae."

Recent observations

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Square

What

Blue-frosted Banner Catonephele numilia

Observer

onildo_marini

Date

September 29, 2016 12:40 PM BRT

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Square

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tosteve

Date

September 28, 2016 01:19 PM PDT

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Square

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Coronis Fritillary Speyeria coronis

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tosteve

Date

September 28, 2016 03:40 PM PDT

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Asian Comma Polygonia c-aureum

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whaichi

Date

September 29, 2016 01:02 PM KST

Description

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Asian Comma Polygonia c-aureum

Observer

whaichi

Date

September 29, 2016 01:02 PM KST

Description

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Bordered Patch Chlosyne lacinia

Observer

fiddleman

Date

September 25, 2016 02:20 PM CDT

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Square

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Gulf Fritillary Agraulis vanillae

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kcs78602

Date

September 27, 2016 09:07 AM CDT

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Square

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Gulf Fritillary Agraulis vanillae

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tnewman

Date

September 29, 2016

Place

Texas, US (Google, OSM)

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Pearl Crescent Phyciodes tharos

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mcm

Date

September 29, 2016 10:55 AM CDT

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Square

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Monarch Danaus plexippus

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richard72

Date

September 29, 2016 10:43 AM CDT

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Monarch Danaus plexippus

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nsharp

Date

September 29, 2016

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Square

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Red Admiral Vanessa atalanta

Observer

jfox16

Date

September 29, 2016 10:30 AM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Nymphalidae is the largest family of butterflies with about 6,000 species distributed throughout most of the world. These are usually medium sized to large butterflies. Most species have a reduced pair of forelegs and many hold their colourful wings flat when resting. They are also called brush-footed butterflies or four-footed butterflies. Many species are brightly colored and include popular species such as the emperors, admirals, tortoiseshells, and fritillaries. However, the underwings are in contrast often dull...

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