Caption: Large skipper butterfly (Ochlodes sylvanus) feeding on a thistle flower. It is using its long proboscis to suck up nectar. This butterfly has a characteristic was of holding its wings, with each pair at a different angle. It is found throughout Europe and central Asia. Filmed in Denmark.

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Large skipper butterfly

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