Heteronympha merope

Common Brown Butterfly at QPRC LGA

Heteronympha merope at QPRC LGA - 20 Nov 2023
Heteronympha merope at QPRC LGA - 20 Nov 2023
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Heteronympha merope 20 Nov 2023 MatthewFrawley
Unidentified 20 Nov 2023 Csteele4

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Only photos I could get before it flew off, unfortunately. Initially thought it was Vanessa itea, but it was not.


   20 Nov 2023
This one is a female Common Brown.
Csteele4 wrote:
   20 Nov 2023
@MatthewFrawley Oh!! That is why it looked different! That makes sense, as the area was chockers with Common Browns cavorting.

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  • 20 Nov 2023 02:59 PM Recorded on
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