Vanessa atalanta

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Noun1.Vanessa atalanta - of temperate Europe and AsiaVanessa atalanta - of temperate Europe and Asia; having black wings with red and white markings
brush-footed butterfly, four-footed butterfly, nymphalid, nymphalid butterfly - medium to large butterflies found worldwide typically having brightly colored wings and much-reduced nonfunctional forelegs carried folded on the breast
genus Vanessa, Vanessa - painted beauty and red admiral
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50 Plumpton SP forecast 13-8 Neil Mulholland improver who left the impression he would be winning races over hurdles when worn down only close home by the much more streetwise Red Admirable at Huntingdon last time on his handicap debut.
Red Admirable (right) clear the last to win at Taunton yesterday
The softer ground should help him and he has course experience when a fine second behind Red Admirable here last time.