• Posted Aug. 14, 2009 by Kate Viewed 3071 times
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I know it's late…but finally I found a vain butterfly willing to be photographed… so here is my belated offering :)

This is Aglais urticae (Small Tortoishell) a common British butterfly that is reducing rapidly in numbers.

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      2009.08.24 Edited

      Lovely shots - I wish I could persuade butterflies to stop and pose for me! Thanks for befriending me - I've subscribed to your blog so I see your new posts :-)

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      2009.08.15 Edited

      The range of colours is magnificent. I've seen cabbage whites this year in our garden!

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      2009.08.14 Edited

      Great colours kate..... british butterfly in wales... how dare he ?? lol :))