Red Admiral

Vanessa atalanta (Linnaeus, 1758)

Red Admiral
ORDER

Lepidoptera

FAMILY

Nymphalidae (Emperors, vanessids, fritillaries)

TYPE

Butterflies

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Gardens, Grassland, Woodland, Farmland

Larvae feed on common nettle

Coming soon

MONTHS - SEASONALITY
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LATIN NAME

Vanessa atalanta

Size (MM)

Wingspan 67-72mm

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