Showing butterflies and day-flying moths

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Large White
Large White (Pieris brassicae)
White Admiral
White Admiral (Limenitis camilla)
Swallowtail (Papilio machaon)
Small Tortoiseshell
Small Tortoiseshell (Aglais urticae)
Silver-washed Fritillary
Silver-washed Fritillary (Argynnis paphia)
Red Admiral
Red Admiral (Vanessa atalanta)
Purple Emperor
Purple Emperor (Apatura iris)
Peacock (Aglais io)
Marbled White
Marbled White (Melanargia galathea)
High Brown Fritillary
High Brown Fritillary (Argynnis adippe)
Grayling (Hipparchia semele)
Emperor Moth
Emperor Moth (Saturnia pavonia)
Humming-bird Hawk-moth
Humming-bird Hawk-moth (Macroglossum stellatarum)
Blackneck (Lygephila pastinum)
Broad-bordered Bee Hawk-moth
Broad-bordered Bee Hawk-moth (Hemaris fuciformis)
Dark Green Fritillary
Dark Green Fritillary (Argynnis aglaja)
Clouded Yellow
Clouded Yellow (Colias croceus)
Brimstone (Gonepteryx rhamni)
Narrow-bordered Bee Hawk-moth
Narrow-bordered Bee Hawk-moth (Hemaris tityus)
Jersey Tiger
Jersey Tiger (Euplagia quadripunctaria)
Fox Moth
Fox Moth (Macrothylacia rubi)
Gypsy Moth
Gypsy Moth (Lymantria dispar)
Kentish Glory
Kentish Glory (Endromis versicolora)
Oak Eggar/Northern Eggar
Oak Eggar/Northern Eggar (Lasiocampa quercus)
Scarlet Tiger
Scarlet Tiger (Callimorpha dominula)
Garden Tiger
Garden Tiger (Arctia caja)
Northern Rustic
Northern Rustic (Standfussiana lucernea)
Bedstraw Hawk-moth
Bedstraw Hawk-moth (Hyles gallii)
Convolvulus Hawk-moth
Convolvulus Hawk-moth (Agrius convolvuli)
Death’s-head Hawk-moth
Death’s-head Hawk-moth (Acherontia atropos)