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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Graeme McPherson, trainer of Red Admirable He won well at Haydock but was stung by the handicapper, so we ran him under a penalty at Newbury eight days later and it just came too quick.
The softer ground should help him and he has course experience when a fine second behind Red Admirable here last time.
Bangor scorer Red Admirable, the Evan Williams-trained Firebird Flyer - who won at Ffos Las last month, and Ballyoliver and Saroque from the in-form Venetia Williams' stable are others who could line up in the 3m handicap chase.