25-07-2006, 01:42 AM
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First recorded activity by GardenBanter: Jul 2006
"John Burke" wrote
A Comma perhaps?
Similar, but the profile of the wing was an arc, not in angular
sections as the Comma's. Also the speckles were uniform (and all of a
same dark colour).
The combination of the vivid primary orange and the secondary (almost
black) dark markings made me wonder if signalled something nasty for a
Sounds like one of the fritillaries. Picture/info links here might help