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These featured pictures have previously appeared (or will appear) as picture of the day (POTD) on the Main Page, as scheduled below. You can add the automatically updating picture of the day to your userpage or talk page using {{Pic of the day}} (version with blurb) or {{POTD}} (version without blurb). For instructions on how to make custom POTD layouts, see Wikipedia:Picture of the day.



August 1 – Thu

Spotted fritillary butterfly (Melitaea didyma) in Galichiča National Park. Taken in the Republic of Macedonia, expected to be renamed Republic of North MacedoniaPhotograph: Charles J. Sharp

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August 2 – Fri

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August 5 – Mon

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August 6 – Tue

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August 7 – Wed

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August 9 – Fri

Béatrice et BénédictIllustration: Émile Desmaisons · Restoration: Adam Cuerden

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August 10 – Sat

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August 13 – Tue

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August 17 – Sat

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August 18 – Sun

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August 27 – Tue

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August 28 – Wed

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August 29 – Thu

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August 31 – Sat

Black-bellied whistling ducks (Dendrocygna autumnalis) on Tobago. Trinidad and Tobago gained its independence on 31 August 1962.Photograph: Charles J. Sharp

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