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Close up view underwing of a
Painted Lady ( Cynthia cardui) on Buddleia

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Beautiful're right we have very similar pics....:o)....This looks darker than mine....its not a Red Admiral?

30 Jul, 2009


I think that you are correct Janey, It was a Red Admiral and not a Painted Lady. In my books they look very similar underwing. I've amended the entry as you can see Adoronron..

31 Jul, 2009


No, I think I'm wrong here Ado......definitely a Painted Lady...Lol! Women...they do interfere!! The Red Admiral in my book has quite a plain rings but red apologies....:o)

1 Aug, 2009


O.K. Janey, back to where we were. Thanks.

3 Aug, 2009

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