Large Heath at rest on Cross-leaved Heath flowers. The damage to its hindwings is due to a bird attack - the eye markings deflect the attention of Mea

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Image ID: JE6HTF
Large Heath at rest on Cross-leaved Heath flowers. The damage to its hindwings is due to a bird attack - the eye markings deflect the attention of Meadow Pipits, which feed on them, so that the butterfly can escape. Whixall Moss, Shropshire, England.