Vanessa atalanta (Linnaeus, 1758)
(Amiraali, Amiral, Admiral, Red Admiral)

Vanessa atalanta V:Nummi-Pusula 13.9.1998 672:33
Vanessa atalanta Nummi-Pusula 13.9.1998.


Diverse. This species cannot hibernate in Finland. However Red Admiral is flying into Finland almost every year from the Southern Europe. Red Admiral was common in Finland on the years 1998 and 1999.


From May to September.

Typical habitat:

Orivesi 26.6.1999
Orivesi 26.6.1999.

Other photos:

V:Nummi-Pusula 13.9.1998 672:33
Rare form which has yellow in wings.
Nummi-Pusula 13.9.1998.

Done 28.3.2006