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The Nymphalidae - Nymphalinae 2 including Nymphalis, Polygonia and Araschnia

This page includes all the pictures of Nymphalis (Camberwell Beauty and Large Tortoiseshell), Polygonia (Commas) and Araschnia (Map) - photographed in Europe and shown on the original sightings page

Note: Photographs are accepted as being correctly identified by the named photographer and this website accepts no responsibility for misidentification. It is noted that some species can be found in Great Britain but are included as the photograph was taken in another European country. No details of distribution or status will be given.

Links to species on this page . . .
Camberwell Beauty (Nymphalis antiopa)
Large Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis polychloros)
Comma (Polygonum c-album)
Southern Comma (Polygonum egea)
Map (Araschnia levana)
Photo Library Index



Species Name

Scientific Name

59.028 BF1596 - Camberwell Beauty

Nymphalis antiopa

Camberwell Beauty 2004 - Clive Burrows

Maritime Alps
France
© photo: Clive Burrows





Species Name

Scientific Name

59.029 BF1594 - Large Tortoiseshell

Nymphalis polychloros

Large Tortoiseshell 2003 - Clive Burrows

Large Tortoiseshell 2004 - Clive Burrows

Maritime Alps
France
© photo: Clive Burrows

Spanish Pyrenees
© photo: Clive Burrows

Large Tortoiseshell 2004 - Clive Burrows

Large Tortoiseshell 2006 - Roger Gibbons

Maritime Alps
France
© photo: Clive Burrows
Gorges du Blavet, Var
France
© photo: Roger Gibbons



Species Name

Scientific Name

59.031 BF1598 - Comma

Polygonum c-album

Comma 2005 - Clive Burrows

Comma 2003 - Clive Burrows


Greece
© photo: Clive Burrows
Maritime Alps
France
© photo: Clive Burrows



Species Name

Scientific Name

Southern Comma

Polygonum egea

Southern Comma 2003 - Clive Burrows

Southern Comma 2007 - Roger Gibbons


Southern France
© photo: Clive Burrows
Alpes-Maritime
© photo: Roger Gibbons




Species Name

Scientific Name

59.032 BF1599 - European Map

Araschnia levana

Map (spring) 2006 - Roger Gibbons

 Map (spring) 2006 -Roger Gibbons

spring generation
Roussillion, Lyon
France
© photo: Roger Gibbons
spring generation
Roussillion, Lyon
France
© photo: Roger Gibbons

Map (spring) 2002 - Roger Gibbons

Spring generation Map Poland - Steve Lane

Map spring generation
Ax-les-Thermes, Eastern Pyrenees
France
© photo: Roger Gibbons
Spring generation
Poland
© photo: Steve Lane

Map (summer) 2002 - Roger Gibbons

Map summer generation
Ambert, Auvergne France
© photo: Roger Gibbons

Map (summer) 2003 - Richard Bigg

Map (summer) 2004 - Clive Burrows

Map summer generation
Jura
France
© photo: Richard Bigg

Map summer generation
Slovakia
© photo: Clive Burrows


Camberwell Beauty (Nymphalis antiopa)
Large Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis polychloros)
Comma (Polygonum c-album)
Southern Comma (Polygonum egea)
Map (Araschnia levana)
Photo Library Index

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