Lytchettbirder: Very fresh Silver-washed Fritillary Argynnis paphia, Wareham Forest yesterday. https://t.co/rYnbLSZPLJ

Lytchettbirder: Very fresh Silver-washed Fritillary Argynnis paphia, Wareham Forest yesterday. https://t.co/rYnbLSZPLJ

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Tweet Contents Very fresh Silver-washed Fritillary Argynnis paphia, Wareham Forest yesterday. https://t.co/rYnbLSZPLJ
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Tweet Author Nick Hull
Tweet Date Monday, 26 June, 2017 - 11:45
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Common Name Silver-washed Fritillary
Scientific Name Argynnis paphia
Interest Level
2/5
Related Species Nymphalid Butterflies (Admirals and Fritillaries)
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Summary

A large butterfly with intricate markings. Essentially a butterfly of woodlands, especially areas of well established woodland, both deciduous and coniferous.


 

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I have lots of pics of this species because when you see it, it is so spectacular, as it flaps and...
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Very fresh Silver-washed Fritillary Argynnis paphia, Wareham Forest yesterday. https://t.co/rYnbLSZPLJ
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26/06/2017 - 11:45
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A mid-morning visit to Queens Copse unfortunately coincided with a loss of sun!Only 1 White Admiral and 2 SW Frits… https://t.co/cUiyWiNPeO
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26/06/2017 - 19:45
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Stunning Silver Washed Fritillaries , White Admiral and skipper Butterflies at Alners Gorse yesterday https://t.co/1UNCESmlaO
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27/06/2017 - 11:30
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Valezina form female, Silver-washed Fritillary, Alner's Gorse, Dorset. https://t.co/hlFR9P1Ztq
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28/06/2017 - 11:45
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RT @lesliemears: Valezina at Alners Gorse @BC_Dorset https://t.co/uT9QUbYazS
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03/07/2017 - 22:15
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Silver Washed Fritillary Alners Gorse Dorset. @savebutterflies @BC_Dorset @NatureUK https://t.co/FHTGWosYMU
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05/07/2017 - 19:15
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