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

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Monarch Danaus plexippus

Observer

jacy

Date

October 16, 2013

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

On Butterfly Bush

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Dryad Minois dryas

Observer

nicolascatassi

Date

July 21, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

Observer

lenoreatwood

Date

July 11, 2016 02:09 PM EDT

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Square

What

Dryad Minois dryas

Observer

nicolascatassi

Date

July 21, 2016

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Ceylon Blue Glassy Tiger Ideopsis similis

Observer

tommyswift

Date

June 23, 2015 10:10 PM HKT

Place

Tai Po, HK (Google, OSM)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Woodland Grayling Hipparchia fagi

Observer

fausto

Date

July 24, 2016 03:07 PM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Square

What

Queen of Spain Fritillary Issoria lathonia

Observer

fausto

Date

July 24, 2016 02:42 PM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Large Wall Brown Lasiommata maera

Observer

fausto

Date

July 24, 2016 02:32 PM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

What

Dark Green Fritillary Argynnis aglaja

Observer

fausto

Date

July 24, 2016 02:12 PM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Marbled White Melanargia galathea

Observer

fausto

Date

July 24, 2016 11:43 AM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Silver-washed Fritillary Argynnis paphia

Observer

fausto

Date

July 24, 2016 11:59 AM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

male.

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Purple Emperor Apatura iris

Observer

fausto

Date

July 24, 2016 12:07 PM CEST

Place

(Somewhere...)
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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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