Speckled wood butterfly by Nick Goodrum 1/6
Speckled wood butterfly by Edward Jackson 2/6
Speckled wood butterfly by Elizabeth Dack 3/6
Speckled wood butterfly by C.A.Murray 4/6
Speckled wood butterfly by Howard Stone 5/6
Speckled wood butterfly by Derick Stolworthy 6/6

Speckled Wood Butterfly Pararge aegeria

The speckled wood is a medium sized, velvety brown butterfly with cream spots.

Conservation status

The speckled wood is doing well and is not of conservation concern.

Details

Did you know? The male speckled wood perches in a sunspot in the woods and defends its sunny area against other males but at night he goes up to the tree canopy returning to the sunspot the next morning.
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