Family Nymphalidae, 'Admirals and Fritillaries'

Nymphalidae

Charaxes jasius
Charaxes jasius

Two-tailed Pasha, aboard the yacht Tessera off One House Bay, Atoko, Ionian Islands, Greece, attracted by the chance to imbibe retzina on 16 June 2011. Exactly the same behaviour occurred at the same bay on 3 October 2007!

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Charaxes jasius
Charaxes jasius

Two-tailed Pasha, tasting retzina, One House Bay, Atoko, Ionian Isles, Greece, 16 June 2011

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Charaxes jasius
Charaxes jasius

Two-tailed Pasha taking minerals from the edge of a stream near Tapis, east of Mollo, Catalonia, Spain on 1 September 2016

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Apatura iris
Apatura iris

Purple Emperor, female, Kurucz Hill, Gheorgeni, Romania, 4 August 2011

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Apatura iris
Apatura iris

Purple Emperor, female, on a forest track near Ostoja Orlika, Grodek, N E Poland, 5 July 2018

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Apatura iris
Apatura iris

Purple Emperor, Finemere Wood, Buckinghamshire, England, 22 July 2013

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Apatura iris
Apatura iris

Purple Emperor, Finemere Wood, Buckinghamshire, England, 22 July 2013

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Apatura iris
Apatura iris

Purple Emperor, Finemere Wood, Buckinghamshire, England, 22 July 2013

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Apatura ilia
Apatura ilia

Lesser Purple Emperor, in the small car park across from the track south of Gugny leading into the Biebrzanski Park, N E Poland, 27 June 2018

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Apatura ilia
Apatura ilia

Lesser Purple Emperor, also in the Gugny car park, N E Poland, 27 June 2018

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Apatura ilia
Apatura ilia

Lesser Purple Emperor on the 'Gugny' forest track, Biebrzanski Park, N E Poland, 27 June 2018

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Apatura ilia
Apatura ilia

Lesser Purple Emperor, Kurucz Hill, Gheorgeni, Romania, 4 August 2011

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Thaleropis ionia
Thaleropis ionia

Ionian Emperor, Bahceli, Yusufeli, N E Turkey, 7 July 2009

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Limenitis reducta
Limenitis reducta

Southern White Admiral, Nestos bridge, Stravopouli, Rhodopi, Greece, 4 July 2013

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Limenitis reducta
Limenitis reducta

Southern White Admiral, taking nectar from one of the many invasive buddleia bushes near Rocabruna, east of Mollo, Catalonia, Spain, on 30 August 2016

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Limenitis reducta
Limenitis reducta

Southern White admiral taking evening nectar from the blossom of Vitex agnus-castus, the Chaste Tree, on the Ionian Island of Kastos, 31 July 2016

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Limenitis reducta
Limenitis reducta

Southern White Admiral, Viliell, Lleida, Spanish Pyrenees, 21 July 2012

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Limenitis reducta
Limenitis reducta

Southern White Admiral, the same individual as seen in the other 'buddleia' photo, 30 August 2016

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Limenitis camilla
Limenitis camilla

White Admiral, near Tapis, east of Mollo, Catalonia, Spain, 1 September 2016

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Neptis sappho
Neptis sappho

Common Glider, Orseg National Park, Hungary, 10 August 2010

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Neptis sappho
Neptis sappho

Common Glider, Diva Slatina, north-west Bulgaria, 20 July 2018

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Neptis sappho
Neptis sappho

Common Glider, Diva Slatina, NW Bulgaria, 20 July 2018

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Neptis sappho
Neptis sappho

Common Glider, Torockoszenrgyorgy Castle, Cluj, Romania, 28 July 2011

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Neptis rivularis
Neptis rivularis

Hungarian Glider, Kurucz Hill, Gheorgeni, Romania, 4 August 2011

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Neptis rivularis
Neptis rivularis

Hungarian Glider, Bekeny, Gheorgeni, Romania, 5 August 2011

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Nymphalis antiopa
Nymphalis antiopa

Camberwell Beauty, Pelister National Park, Macedonia, 15 July 2015

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Nymphalis antiopa
Nymphalis antiopa

Camberwell Beauty, forest track near Grodek, east of Bialystok, N E Poland, 4 July 2018

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Nymphalis antiopa
Nymphalis antiopa

Camberwell Beauty, in reflective mood near the disused railway station at Grodek, N E Poland, 4 July 2018

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Nymphalis antiopa
Nymphalis antiopa

Camberwell Beauty, Kurucz Hill, Gheorgeni, Romania, 3 August 2011

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Nymphalis antiopa
Nymphalis antiopa

Camberwell Beauty, near Gugny in the Biebrzanski Narodowy Park, NE Poland, 27 June 2018

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Nymphalis antiopa
Nymphalis antiopa

Camberwell Beauty, Kurucz Hill, Gheorgeni, Romania, 3 August 2011

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Nymphalis antiopa
Nymphalis antiopa

Camberwell Beauty, in the small car park south of Gugny, Biebrzanski Park, N E Poland, 27 June 2018

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Nymphalis antiopa
Nymphalis antiopa

Camberwell Beauty, Kurucz Hill, Gheorgeni, Romania, 3 August 2011

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Nymphalis polychloros
Nymphalis polychloros

Large Tortoiseshell, out of hibernation, Ifrane, Middle Atlas, Morocco, 17 April 2007

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Nymphalis polychloros
Nymphalis polychloros

Large Tortoiseshell, Mount Chelmos, Peloponnese, Greece, 24 June 2005 (from 35mm slide)

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Nymphalis xanthomelas
Nymphalis xanthomelas

Yellow-legged Tortoiseshell, Yaylalar to Barhal road, Kascar mountains, N E Turkey, 15 July 2009

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Aglais io
Aglais io

Peacock, Gubblecote Farm, Hertfordshire, England, 2 August 2013

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Aglais io
Aglais io

Peacock, Whitbarrow, Morecambe Bay, Cumbria, England, 28 July 2007

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Aglais io
Aglais io

Peacock. This insect had survived the winter in excellent condition as a 'hibernator' and is seen here soaking up some early spring sunshine at Steps Hill, near Ivinghoe, Buckinghamshire, England on 20 April 2016

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Aglais io
Aglais io

Peacock, Gait Barrow, Arnside, Cumbria, England, 30 July 2007

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Aglais io
Aglais io

Peacock, near Grodek disused station, N E Poland, 4 July 2018

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Nymphalis vaualbum
Nymphalis vaualbum

False Comma, Stara Planina, Serbia, 21 July 2018

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Nymphalis vaualbum
Nymphalis vaualbum

False Comma, Stara Planina, Serbia, 21 July 2018

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Vannesa atalanta
Vannesa atalanta

Red Admiral, Cholesbury Common, Buckinghamshire, England, 28 April 2011

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Vanessa atalanta
Vanessa atalanta

Red Admiral, meadow south of Monki, N E Poland, 26 June 2018

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Vanessa atalanta
Vanessa atalanta

Red Admiral, Cholesbury Common, Buckinghamshire, England, 28 April 2011

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Vanessa vulcania
Vanessa vulcania

Canary Red Admiral, Ermita de la Virgen del Pino, La Palma, Canaries, 2 February 2013

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Vanessa vulcania
Vanessa vulcania

Canary Red Admiral, Mirador de la Cumbre, La Palma, Canaries, 2 February 2013

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Vanessa vulcania
Vanessa vulcania

Canary Red Admiral, as in the previous photo

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Vanessa vulcania
Vanessa vulcania

Canary Red Admiral, underside of the previously illustrated butterfly

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