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Peacock

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Common Name Peacock
Scientific Name Inachis io
Interest Level
1/5
Related Species Nymphalid Butterflies (Admirals and Fritillaries)
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Summary

A very common butterfly in Dorset and seen in grassy habitats including gardens, hedgerows, woodland rides and glades, as well as chalk downlands and cliffs.


 

 

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These are some photographs of this species that have accompanied tweets from Twitter contributors. Click/tap a photo to see the original version.

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Whilst quiet for birds at #LytchettFields thoughts turned to Butterflys Peacock https://t.co/3zj6GSTb46
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07/04/2017 - 18:45
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This pic was taken Alners Gorse in August 2013.
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In complete contrast to the upper wing surfaces with their "eyes" and bright colours, the wing...
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This pic was taken in June 2007 using flash which has exagerated the white spots a little, which...
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The original tweets from which these records have been derived:

Record Datesort ascending Recorded at Recorded by Tweet
11/08/2017 - 11:04 Peter Orchard A few insects at Abbotsbury gardens yesterday but I suppose as most are imported flowers they are not popular with native insect species?
16/07/2017 - 16:45 Two Owls Birding Common Blue, Grayling, Peacock, Red Admiral, 6spot Burnets, Gatekeeper #ButterflyCount #lytchettbaywildlife https://t.co/7dZtMiLDsy
25/06/2017 - 16:00 Dorset Wildlife Trust Up to 150 species so far on the #ChesilBioBlitz including these beauties! #DWTwey #30DaysWild https://t.co/QLqxQ6rUzg
24/05/2017 - 21:00 Dorset Wildlife Trust What a stunning day at Lorton Meadows! This beautiful Peacock Butterfly was enjoying the glorious afternoon sun.… https://t.co/9bhBuJaKjo
01/05/2017 - 13:00 Martin Wood @ianballam @harbourbirds Only seen one Peacock today at Longham
15/04/2017 - 08:30 Friends of Kinson Common Species at Kinson Common on the 9th April 2017 ... https://t.co/GA026tq897
08/04/2017 - 17:45 Tom Brereton RT @tom_m_brereton: Also 17 Speckled Wood, 7 Orange-tip, 8 Peacock, 2 Comma, 7 Small Tortoiseshell, 2 Brimstone, Small White & 2 Wheate…
08/04/2017 - 08:15 John Lloyd RT @john_lloyd79: Glorious sunshine at @hengistburyvc today. Great to see peacocks, orange tips a comma and a speckled wood, as well as a c…
07/04/2017 - 18:45 Ian Ballam Whilst quiet for birds at #LytchettFields thoughts turned to Butterflys Peacock https://t.co/3zj6GSTb46
07/04/2017 - 17:00 Martin Wood Orange topped butterfly this afternoon and peacock butterflies at Longham Lake's @BC_Dorset
06/04/2017 - 13:00 Marcus Lawson First Small White in the garden plus Brimstone, Holly Blue, Comma and Peacock. Also the Crane Fly T. oleracea and Dark-edged Bee-fly.
26/03/2017 - 20:30 Ian Ballam Plenty of Brimstone and a couple of Peacock at #LytchettFields today, only 1 Peacock sat for a pic https://t.co/4IWe5OItoU
26/03/2017 - 10:45 Martin Wood @BC_Dorset First Peacock in the garden and at Longham Lakes 25th March https://t.co/XjpSp4AhmN
25/03/2017 - 15:45 RSPB Weymouth Common lizards 🦎 seen at Radipole today + brimstone, peacock, red admiral, comma & sml tortoiseshell 🦋 @BC_Dorset @ARC_Bytes #spring
25/03/2017 - 14:00 Paul Harris Peacock and Small Tortoishell in back garden. (Weymouth).
13/03/2017 - 11:15 RSPB Weymouth Beautiful day ☀️ brimstone,small tortoiseshell&peacock butterflies all out @Radipole 🦋 #mondaymotivation… https://t.co/PCcVKKlm60
09/03/2017 - 17:00 Dorset Wildlife Trust RT @TheGreatHeath: Brimstone and peacock butterflies on the wing in warm sunshine on Upton Heath today! #tgh #dorsetwt
Ian Andrews
Ian Andrews
Ian Andrews
Name of species Peacock
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