NJ2668 : The admirable Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta)

taken 3 years ago, 4 km from Lossiemouth, Moray, Great Britain

The admirable Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta)
The admirable Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta)
The name Red Admiral is said to be a corruption of the 17th Century name for this species when it was known as an "Admirable". It is sometimes known as the "Alderman" thanks to its richly coloured and noble gowns.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Des Colhoun and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
+
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
NJ2668, 24 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 8 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 8 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Primary Subject of Photo
Butterfly 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 2635 6848 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:42.0046N 3:14.2412W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 2635 6848
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map
+


Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 38 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
NW N NE
W Go E
SW S SE
[Mark
You are not logged in login | register