Butterfly-Spotting List

After weeks of rain, the sun seems to have decided that it’s going to make the occasional appearance in 2014.  This means that butterflies are starting to venture out and about.

To prove I’m not a uni-dimensional bird-obsessed maniac, here’s a photographic guide to the butterflies I’ve seen so far this year…

Scroll down for list…  Scroll further down for photos: –

1. Brimstone
2. Comma
3. Small Tortoiseshell
4. Red Admiral
5. Orange Tip
6. Large White
7. Speckled Wood
8. Green-Veined White
9. Chalkhill Blue
10. Dingy Skipper
11. Grizzled Skipper
12. Common Blue
13. Green Hairstreak
14. Gatekeeper
15. Small Heath
16. White Admiral
17. Large Skipper
18. Small Skipper
19. Marbled White
20. Silver-Studded Blue
21. Meadow Brown
22. Ringlet
23. Holly Blue
24. Small Copper
25. Silver-Washed Fritillary
26. Painted Lady
27. Brown Argus
28. Peacock
29. Purple Hairstreak
30. Brown Hairstreak
31. Wall
32. Grayling
33. Adonis Blue
34. Clouded Yellow
35. Silver-Spotted Skipper
36. Small White

Brimstone

Brimstone

Comma

Comma

Small Tortoiseshell

Small Tortoiseshell

Red Admiral

Red Admiral

Orange Tip

Orange Tip

Small White

Large White

Speckled Wood

Speckled Wood

Green-Veined White

Green-Veined White

Chalkhill Blue

Chalkhill Blue

Dingy Skipper

Dingy Skipper

Grizzled Skipper

Grizzled Skipper

Common Blue

Common Blue

Green Hairstreak

Green Hairstreak

Gatekeeper

Gatekeeper

Small Heath

Small Heath

White Admiral

White Admiral

Large Skipper

Large Skipper

Small Skipper

Small Skipper

Marbled White

Marbled White

Silver-Studded Blue

Silver-Studded Blue

Meadow Brown

Meadow Brown

Ringlet

Ringlet

Holly Blue

Holly Blue

Small Copper

Small Copper

Silver-Washed Fritillary

Silver-Washed Fritillary

Painted Lady

Painted Lady

Brown Argus

Peacock

Peacock

Purple Hairstreak

Purple Hairstreak

Brown Hairstreak

Brown Hairstreak

Wall

Wall

Grayling

Grayling

Adonis Blue

Adonis Blue

Clouded Yellow

Clouded Yellow

Silver-Spotted Skipper

Silver-Spotted Skipper

Small White

Small White

 

 

 

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