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

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Recent observations

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What

California Sister Adelpha californica

Observer

abphoto

Date

April 23, 2014 12:15 PM PDT

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Observer

juancruzado

Date

April 22, 2014

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What

Ringlet (Aphantopus hyperanthus) Aphantopus hyperanthus

Observer

serhiypopoff

Date

August 11, 1998

Place

Plishka-3 (Google, OSM)

Description

Photo 3. Female of Aphantopus hyperantus L. caught by spider on flower of Origanum vulgare. 11. August. 1998, section N16, site Plishka-3, 48°45' 22°24', NE, Transcarpathia.

Native names: Ringlet (UK) Schornsteinfeger (D) koevinkje (NL) Közönséges ökörszemlepke (H) Glazok tsvetochnuy (RUS) Ochko kvitkove (UA)

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What

Great Eggfly Hypolimnas bolina

Observer

tabristabarsi

Date

April 24, 2014

Place

Padang (Google, OSM)

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What

Ringlet (Aphantopus hyperanthus) Aphantopus hyperanthus

Observer

serhiypopoff

Date

July 17, 1998

Description

Photo 2. Male of Aphantopus hyperantus L. on flower of Succisa pratensis. 17. July. 1998, section N4, site Zarichevo-4, 48°46' 22°33', NE, Transcarpathia.

Native names: Ringlet (UK) Schornsteinfeger (D) koevinkje (NL) Közönséges ökörszemlepke (H) Glazok tsvetochnuy (RUS) Ochko kvitkove (UA)

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Observer

juancruzado

Date

April 22, 2014

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What

Ringlet (Aphantopus hyperanthus) Aphantopus hyperanthus

Observer

serhiypopoff

Date

July 13, 1997

Place

Plishka-1 (Google, OSM)

Description

Photo 1. Matting pair of Aphantopus hyperantus L. on grass. 13. July. 1997, section N17, site Plishka-1, 48°45' 22°24', NE, Transcarpathia.

Native names: Ringlet (UK) Schornsteinfeger (D) koevinkje (NL) Közönséges ökörszemlepke (H) Glazok tsvetochnuy (RUS) Ochko kvitkove (UA)

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Observer

juancruzado

Date

April 22, 2014

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What

Mariposa reina Danaus gilippus

Observer

johannanieblas

Date

April 21, 2014

Description

Mariposa en el jardín, volando, bebía agua, comía y se dejaba tomar en las manos:D

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What

Mariposa luna Phyciodes vesta

Observer

juancruzado

Date

April 20, 2014

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What

American Lady Vanessa virginiensis

Observer

taogirl

Date

April 23, 2014

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What

Bordered Patch Chlosyne lacinia

Observer

taogirl

Date

April 23, 2014

Description

unfortunately I never got a very good picture of this beautiful smallish butterfly so included several views

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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.