Vanessa atalanta
         
Red Admiral  
Le Vulcain  
           
 
 
 
   
1]  male of Vanessa atalanta - Doubs (France) - 11/06/2006   2] Alpes maritimes alt.1700m (France) - 15/08/2013  
       
       
   
3] other specimen - Alpes maritimes alt.1700m (France) - 15/08/2013   4] female of Vanessa atalanta - Var (France) - 05/11/2012
 
 
       
       
   
5] same specimen as 4]
 
  6] other specimen - Alpes maritimes alt.1700m (France) - 15/08/2013  
       
       
   
7] Alpes de Haute Provence (France) - 17/08/2014   8] female laying on Urtica dioica - Doubs (France) - 09/08/2009  
       
       
   
9] eggs freshly laid on Urtica dioica  -  Var (France) - 07/12/2014   10] egg laid on Urtica dioica - Hautes Pyrénées (France) - 18/07/2013  
       
       
   
11] close-up of an egg laid by the female from picture 8]   12] other view of the egg from picture 11]  
       
       
   
13] shelter of a caterpillar on Urtica dioica - Doubs (France) - 09/08/2009   14] view of the larva after opening the shelter from picture 13]
 
 
       
       
   
15] other view of the larva from picture 13]
 
  16] shelter on Urtica dioica - Haute Garonne (France) - 17/07/2012  
       
       
   
17] caterpillar (dark form) - Doubs (France) -  27/08/2009   18] caterpillar (dark form) - Doubs (France) - 09/08/2009  
       
       
   
19] caterpillar (bright form) - Doubs (France) - 25/08/2009   20] same larva as 19]  
       
       
   
21] a caterpillar shelter on Parietaria officinalis - Var (France) - 16/11/2014   22] view of the caterpillar in the shelter shown in 21]
 
 
       
       
   
23] mature caterpillar on Parietaria officinalis - Alpes maritimes (France) - 06/06/2016   24] same larva as 23]
 
 
       
       
   
25] mature caterpillar on Parietaria officinalis - Alpes maritimes (France) - 05/06/2016   26] mature caterpillar on Parietaria officinalis - Var (France) - 10/01/2015  
       
       
   
27] caterpillar feeding on Urtica dioica - Var (France) - 23/11/2014   28] same larva as 27]
 
 
       
       
   
29]  chrysalis - Var (France) - 23/11/2014   30] same chrysalis as 29]  
       
       
   
31] chrysalis - Doubs (France) - 31/08/2009   32] same chrysalis as 31]  
       
       
     
33] other view of the chrysalis from picture 31]      
       
       
       
       
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