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The Red Admiral is a well-known colourful butterfly, found in temperate Europe, Asia and North America. The Red Admiral has a 45–50 mm wing span. The species is resident only in warmer areas, but migrates north in spring, and sometimes again in autumn.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Joost Thissen
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By Joost Thissen

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Uploaded Oct 9, 2012. Captured Aug 22, 2012 12:33 in Bestseweg, 5691 Son, The Netherlands.
  • SLT-A55V
  • f/11.0
  • 1/160s
  • ISO100
  • 90mm