Butterfly - Red Admiral
Taken at Strathclyde Park on 5th October 2017 using Nikon D5200 with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.
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Taken at  Hogganfield Loch on 5th June 2020 using Nikon D500 with Sigma 105 mm macro lens.

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Butterfly - Red Admiral
Taken at Tyningham Bay on 19th September 2016 using Apple Iphone. Fact File

Taken at Hogganfield Loch on 16th October 2015 using Nikon D5200 - 18-55 mm lens with Raynox DCR-250 Macro Attachment Fact File

 
Butterfly - Red Admiral.
Species:
Order:
Family:
Vanessa atalanta.
Lepidoptera.
Nymphalidae.
Larval Food:
Adult Food:
Wingspan:

Habitat:
Flies/Found:

Common Nettle, Hop
Bramble, Fleabane,Teasel and Thistles.
Male:    64 - 72 mm.
Female 70 - 78 mm.
Almost anywhere in the British Isles.
Migrant. Arrives May - June.