Butterflies

Species Galleries – Butterflies

Skippers

Small Skipper
Thymelicus sylvestrisSmall Skipper - Thymelicus sylvestris
Essex Skipper
Thymelicus lineola
Essex Skipper - Thymelicus lineola
Large Skipper
Ochlodes venatusLarge Skipper - Ochlodes venatus
Grizzled Skipper
Pyrgus malvae
Grizzled Skipper - Pyrgus malvae
Dingy Skipper
Erynnis tagesDingy Skipper - Erynnis tages

Whites and Yellows

Brimstone
Gonepteryx rhamniBrimstone - Gonepteryx rhamni
Large White
Pieris brassicaeLarge White - Pieris brassicae
Small White
Pieris rapae
Small White - Pieris rapae
Green-veined White
Pieris napiGreen-veined White - Pieris napi
Orange-tip
Anthocharis cardaminesOrange-tip - Anthocharis cardamines

Swallowtails

Swallowtail
Papilio machaon
Swallowtail - Papilio machaon

Hairstreaks, Blues and
Coppers

Green Hairstreak
Callophrys rubiGreen Hairstreak - Callophrys rubi
Holly Blue
Celastrina argiolusHolly Blue - Celastrina argiolus
Brown Argus
Aricia agestisBrown Argus - Aricia agestis
Common Blue
Polyommatus icarusCommon Blue - Polyommatus icarus
Small Copper
Lycaena phlaeasSmall Copper - Lycaena phlaeas

Fritilaries

Marsh Fritillary
Euphydryas aurinia
Marsh Fritillary - Euphydryas aurinia
Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary
Clossiana seleneSmall Pearl-bordered Fritillary - Clossiana selene

Nymphalids, Emperors
& Allies

Red Admiral
Vanessa atalantaRed Admiral - Vanessa atalanta
Painted Lady
Vanessa carduiPainted Lady - Vanessa cardui
Small Tortoiseshell
Aglais urticaeSmall Tortoiseshell - Aglais urticae
Peacock
Inachis io
Peacock - Inachis io
Comma
Polygonia c-albumComma – Polygonia c-album

Browns

Marbled White
Melanargia galatheaMarbled White - Melanargia galathea

Speckled Wood
Pararge aegeriaSpeckled Wood - Pararge aegeria
Wall Brown
Lasiommata megeraWall Brown - Lasiommata megera
Grayling
Hipparchia semele
Grayling - Hipparchia semele
Gatekeeper
Pyronia tithonusGatekeeper - Pyronia tithonus
Meadow Brown
Maniola jurtinaMeadow Brown - Maniola jurtina
Ringlet
Aphantopus hyperantusRinglet - Aphantopus hyperantus
Scotch Argus
Erebia aethiops
Scotch Argus - Erebia aethiops
Small Heath
Coenonympha pamphilusSmall Heath - Coenonympha pamphilus