Red Admiral Butterfly Driniking Water

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Red Admiral Butterfly Driniking Water

A Red Admiral butterfly drinking water in the crack between bricks.

The upperside of the wing is black with white spots fading to a dark brown. Bright orange bands are on each set of wings.

Insect photograph taken in Chardon, Ohio.

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  • Mark smith on 2014-Jul-01 06:56:50 Mark smith said

    Beautiful!
    I photographed an almost-identical butterfly in Herne Bay, England UK.
    How widespread are they?!
  • Rush on 2014-Jul-01 22:47:21 Rush said

    The Red Admiral Butterfly is pretty wide spread. They can be found in the United States, Europe and Asia.

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