Saturday, 8 August 2009

Druridge Butterfly

Saturday morning, sun is shining, where better to spot some butterfly than the track to Druridge ponds. The bankside was absolutely alive with butterfly. There were loads of Painted Lady on the teazel flowerheads. The other highlights were

Small Skipper-

Small Copper-

A worn Red Admiral-


Painted Lady-

Green Veined White-

Meadow Brown

and almost forgot the Wall Brown-


James said...

Meadow brown (just one eyespot on each wing). Gatekeeper has two.

Citybirding said...

Thanks James

kirstallcreatures said...

What a great weekend for butterflies, and what a fantastic selection. L