Butterfly spotted - in the UK today....

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Butterfly spotted - in the UK today....

Post by stevegwmonkseaton on Tue Feb 04, 2014 4:58 pm

Following Logitech's post about hornets in Italy this month, I was quite surprised to see a butterfly (Red Admiral I believe) here in the UK today...  Shocked  Shocked

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Post by Flip on Tue Feb 04, 2014 5:06 pm

We had 2 Red Admirals in our garden over the weekend, thought they would have drowned by the amount of rain we've had......
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Post by Angela Fuller on Wed Feb 05, 2014 7:17 am

That is good to hear.  Rosemary in full bloom here (Italy), attracting all sorts of buzzing creatures but havn't seen any butterflies for a while.....
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Post by Admin on Wed Feb 05, 2014 9:37 am

Despite the continual rain we have daffodils and mimosa in bloom here.
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Post by Gala Placidia on Wed Feb 05, 2014 12:26 pm

Here is a very interesting link on the topic, and it is mainly the work of Italian researchers: Butterflies and moths from Europe and North Africa
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