Abundant Butterflies

13th July 2009, Monday

It seems to be a very good year for butterflies with good numbers of most species (but no Wall Browns and few Small Tortoiseshells). Today there were large numbers feeding on the sheltered side of a large Bramble bush at Ternery Pool, making photography easy…

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Painted Lady

Essex-Skipper

Essex Skipper, with its black tipped antenae

Gatekeeper

Meadow Brown