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    • Mariposas patas de cepillo
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    • Brushfoot Butterflies
    • Brush-footed Butterflies
    • Brushfooted Butterflies
  • Scientific Names
    • Nymphalidae

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Recent observations

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What

Painted Lady Vanessa cardui

Observer

joachim

Date

June 30, 2013

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California Ringlet Coenonympha tullia ssp. california

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james3

Date

April 15, 2014

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Red Admiral Vanessa atalanta

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james3

Date

April 15, 2014

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Satyr Comma Polygonia satyrus

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james3

Date

April 15, 2014

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Field Crescent Phyciodes pratensis

Observer

james3

Date

April 15, 2014

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Lorquin's Admiral Limenitis lorquini

Observer

forestnymph

Date

April 15, 2014 09:23 PM PDT

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Mourning Cloak Nymphalis antiopa

Observer

jstrauss513

Date

April 15, 2014

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No photos or sounds

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Lorquin's Admiral Limenitis lorquini

Observer

forestnymph

Date

April 15, 2014

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Square

What

Red-spotted Purple Limenitis arthemis ssp. astyanax

Observer

mflower

Date

June 23, 2012 01:30 AM CDT

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What

Large Heath (Coenonympha tullia) Coenonympha tullia

Observer

serhiypopoff

Date

June 13, 2001

Place

Zalivki-4 (Google, OSM)

Description

Photo 1. Male of Coenonympha tullia L. 13. June. 2001, section N6, site Zalivki-4, 49°56' 23°45', NE, Lvov region.

Native names: Large Heath (UK) Großes Wiesenvögelchen (D) veenhooibeestje (NL) ?? (H) Sennitca bolotnaya (RUS) Sinnitca bolotna (UA)

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What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

naturenut

Date

April 15, 2014

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What

Mourning Cloak Nymphalis antiopa

Observer

adeline_089

Date

April 12, 2014

Description

I believe there are two butterflies in this picture. They have a white strip at the end of the wings.

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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...

No range data available.