Butterflies

Butterflies - 85 species:
 

Swallowtail (Continental) - Grozjan, Croatia 3/8/17


Swallowtail (Continental) - Provence


Swallowtail - Kefalonia July 2019

 
Scarce Swallowtail - Croatia August 2017
 
 
Scarce Swallowtail - Provence
 
 
Scarce Swallowtail - Kefalonia July 2019
 
 
Large White (male) - Orcombe Point 29/7/05
 
 
Large White (female) - Rockbeare 22/7/05
 
 
 Small White (male) - Branscombe 4/8/05
 
 
Small White (female)
 
 
Small White - Soar 23/8/19
 
 
Green-veined White - Rockbeare 31/7/05
 

Green-veined White - Rockbeare 28/7/05

 
Green-veined White - Prawle 7/5/06
 
 
Green-veined White on Water Mint - Soar 23/8/19
 
 
Eastern Bath White - Kefalonia July 2019
 
 
Bath White - Provence
 
 
 Green-striped White - Agadir, Morocco April 2014
 
 
Greenish Black-tip - Agadir, Morocco April 2014
 

Orange Tip - Prawle 7/5/06

 
Orange Tip - Percy Wakely Wood 29/4/06
 
 
Orange-tip (female) - Belle Vue Road 28/3/20.
 
 
Orange-tip (male) - Belle Vue Road 1/5/20.
 

Clouded Yellow - f.helice - Orcombe Point 28/9/14
 
 
Clouded Yellow - f.helice - Orcombe Point 28/9/14
 
 
 Clouded Yellow - Orcombe Point 16/8/15
 
 
Clouded Yellow - Kefalonia July 2019
 
 
Clouded Yellow - Orcombe Point 31/8/19
 
 
Clouded Yellow - Orcombe Point 19/10/19.
 
 
Brimstone 2/4/17
 
 
Brimstone - Colaton Raleigh Common 14/5/19
 
 
 Brimstone - Yarner Wood 1/8/05
 
 
Brimstone - Bystock 16/7/19
 
 
Wood White - Branscombe 25/7/05
 

Wood White - Branscombe 25/7/05

 
Wood White - Provence date unknown - note white on underside of antennal club.
 
 
 Wood White sp - Kefalonia July 2019 - note absence of white on underside of antennal club.
 
 
 Wood White sp - Kefalonia July 2019
 
 

Brown Hairstreak - Netherclay, Taunton 20/8/19





 

Purple Hairstreak - Alners Gorse 6/7/19


Purple Hairstreak - Alners Gorse 6/7/19

 
Purple Hairstreak - Alners Gorse 6/7/19
 
 
Purple Hairstreak - Bystock 14/7/18
 

 Purple Hairstreak - Provence
 
 
Purple Hairstreak - Q.q.ibericus - nr Madrid, Spain 2013
 
 
False Ilex Hairstreak - nr Madrid, Spain 2013
 

White-letter Hairstreak (above and below) - Alners Gorse, Dorset 6/7/19

 

Green Hairstreak - East Budleigh Common 13/6/17

 
Green Hairstreak - East Budleigh Common 13/6/17
 
 
Green Hairstreak - Buckland Wood 14/5/06
 
 
 Green Hairstreak - East Budleigh Common 12/7/19
 

 
 
Green Hairstreak - Bicton Common 30/6/19
 
 
Green Hairstreak - Withycombe Raleigh Common 19/5/20
 

 Small Copper - Orcombe Point August 2017
 

Small Copper - Dawlish Warren 1/8/05

 
Small Copper - Orcombe Point 7/8/05
 
 
Small Copper - 3rd brood? La Cabrera, Spain 28/7/13
 

 Small Copper - Soar 23/8/19

 
 Small Copper - Soar 23/8/19
 
 
Sooty Copper - Provence
 
 
Long-tailed Blue - nr Madrid, Spain 2013
 
 
Long-tailed Blue - Kefalonia July 2019
 
 
 Geranium Bronze - Provence
 
 
Geranium Bronze - Provence August 2016
 
 
Geranium Bronze - Kefalonia July 2019
 
 
Lang's Short-tailed Blue - Spain August 2013
 
 
African Grass Blue - Agadir, Morocco April 2014
 
 
Holly Blue - Belle Vue Road July 2018
 
 
Holly Blue (female) - Belle Vue Road 22/4/19
 
 
 Holly Blue (male) - Belle Vue Road 23/4/20.
 
 
Holly Blue - mating pair - Belle Vue Road.
 
 
Large Blue - Collard Hill 22/6/19
 
 
Small Blue - Fontmell Down, Dorset 9/8/05
 
 
Small Blue - Fontmell Down, Dorset 9/8/05
 

Silver-studded Blue - East Budleigh Common 16/6/17


Silver-studded Blue - Bicton Common 15/6/19


Silver-studded Blue - Bicton Common 30/6/19 (and below)



Silver-studded Blue - East Budleigh Common 28/5/20 - early record.
 

Brown Argus - Dawlish Warren 1/8/05


Brown Argus - Dawlish Warren 1/8/05


Brown Argus - Dawlish Warren 1/8/05


Chalk-hill Blue - Fontmell Down, Dorset 9/8/05


Chalk-hill Blue - Lulworth Cove, Dorset 6/8/05


Chalk-hill Blue - Lulworth Cove, Dorset 6/8/05
 
 
 Provence Chalk-hill Blue - Provence Aug 2016


Adonis Blue (male) - Fontmell Down 2/9/05


Adonis Blue - Fontmell Down, Dorset 2/9/05

 
Adonis Blue (female) -  Fontmell Down, Dorset 2/9/05
 
 
 Adonis Blue (male) - Fontmell Down 2/9/05
 
 
Adonis Blue (male) - Pula, Croatia July 2017
 
 
Common Blue (male) - Dawlish Warren 1/8/05


 Common Blue (female) 29/7/14


Common Blue - Bystock 16/7/19


Common Blue (male) - Warren View 6/5/20.


Duke Of Burgundy - Buckland Wood, Somerset 14/5/06


Duke Of Burgundy - Buckland Wood, Somerset 14/5/06
 
 
Southern White Admiral - Provence Aug 2016


White Admiral - East Budleigh Common 12/7/19


White Admiral - East Budleigh Common 10/7/19


White Admiral - East Budleigh Common 10/7/19


White Admiral - East Budleigh Common 10/7/19


Peacock - Blackhill Quarry 29/7/14


Peacock


Peacock - Ashclyst Forest 31/7/05


Small Tortoiseshell


Small Tortoiseshell - East Budleigh Common 11/7/19


Small Tortoiseshell - Soar 23/8/19


Red Admiral - Ashclyst Forest 14/8/05


Red Admiral - Belle Vue Road 8/7/19


Painted Lady - Blackhill Quarry 29/7/14


Painted Lady - Bicton Common 24/6/19


Painted Lady - East Budleigh Common 11/7/19


Painted Lady - Kefalonia July 2019


Queen of Spain Fritillary - Mont Ventoux, Provence


Comma - Ashclyst Forest 22/7/05


Comma - Blackhill Quarry 29/7/14


Comma - Mudbank 30/6/19


Comma - East Budleigh Common 12/7/19


Southern Comma - Kefalonia July 2019


Southern Comma - Kefalonia July 2019


Southern Comma - Kefalonia July 2019


Silver-washed Fritillary (male) - Ashclyst Forest July 2005


Silver-washed Fritillary


Silver-washed Fritillary - East Budleigh Common 12/7/19

 
Silver-washed Fritillary - East Budleigh Common 12/7/19
 
 
Silver-washed Fritillary - East Budleigh Common 12/7/19


Silver-washed Fritillary - Ashclyst Forest July '05

 
High Brown Fritillary - Dunsford Wood 26/7/05
 
 
High Brown Fritillary - Dunsford Wood 26/7/05


High Brown Fritillary - Dunsford Wood 26/7/05


High Brown Fritillary - Aish Tor 14/7/19


Pearl-bordered Fritillary - Haldon Forest 6/5/06


Pearl-bordered fritillary - Haldon Forest 6/5/06


Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary - East Budleigh Common


Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary - East Budleigh Common


Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary - East Budleigh Common 15/6/19


Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary - East Budleigh Common 23/5/20.


Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary - East Budleigh Common 23/5/20.
 
 
Knapweed Fritillary - Provence August 2016
 
 
Knapweed Fritillary - Provence August 2016

 
Spotted Fritillary - Pula, Croatia 2017
 
 
Spotted Fritillary - Pula, Croatia 2017
 
 
Heath Fritillary - Provence - late July/early August, date unknown
 
 
Marsh Fritillary - Buckland Wood, Somerset
 
 
Marsh Fritillary - Buckland Wood, Somerset
 
 
Marbled White - Bystock 8/7/17
 
 
Marbled White - f.procida - Provence
 

Marbled White - between Mudbank and West Lodge 28/6/19 (same below).


Marbled White - Rockbeare/Marsh Green date unknown

 
 
Iberian Marbled White - nr Madrid, Spain 2013
 
 
Grayling - Blackhill Quarry 29/7/14
 
 
Grayling - East Budleigh Common 29/7/05
 
 
Grayling - Woodbury Common 30/8/19
 
 
Tree Grayling - Provence late July/early August - date unknown
 
 
Dryad - Provence
 
 
Dryad - Provence
 
 
Great Banded Grayling - Provence
 
 
False Grayling - Provence late July/early August - date unknown
 
 
 Autumn Ringlet - Provence - late July/early August, date unknown
 

Meadow Brown (female) - Ashclyst Forest 31/7/05

 
 Meadow Brown (male) - Rockbeare Hill
 
 
Meadow Brown - Orley Common 26/7/05
 
 
Meadow Brown on Common Fleabane - Soar 23/8/19.
 
 
Ringlet (female) - Rockbeare 12/7/05
 

 Ringlet - between Mudbank and West Lodge 30/6/19
 

Gatekeeper (female) - Ashclyst Forest 22/7/05

 
Gatekeeper (mating pair) - Ashclyst Forest 31/7/05
 
 
Gatekeeper - East Budleigh Common 11/7/19
 
 
Southern Gatekeeper - Provence
 
 
 Spanish Gatekeeper - Spain 2013
 
 
Small Heath
 
 
Small Heath - East Budleigh Common 12/7/19
 
 
Small Heath - Withycombe Raleigh Common 19/5/20.
 
 
Speckled Wood
 
 
Speckled Wood - East Budleigh Common 12/7/19
 
 
Speckled Wood - Belle Vue Road 22/4/19
 
 
Wall Brown - Dawlish Warren 1/8/05
 
 
Wall Brown - Kefalonia July 2019
 

Wall Brown - Dawlish Warren 28/5/20.

 
 
 Large Wall Brown - Fuente De, Picos, Spain 2013
 
 
Grizzled Skipper - Buckland Wood, Somerset 14/5/06
 

Orbed Red Underwing Skipper - Kefalonia July 2019

 
Orbed Red Underwing Skipper - Kefalonia July 2019
 
 
Mallow Skipper - Pula, Croatia Aug 2017
 
 
Mallow Skipper - Kefalonia July 2019
 
 
Mallow Skipper - Kefalonia July 2019
 

Dingy Skipper - Branscombe 4/8/05

 
Dingy Skipper - Branscombe 4/8/05
 
 
Essex Skipper - Berrow Beach, Somerset 30/6/18
 
 
Lulworth Skipper - Lulworth Cove 6/8/05
 
 
Small Skipper - Haldon Forest 24/7/05
 

 Small Skipper - Ipplepen (Bird of Prey Centre) 17/7/19
 
 
Small Skipper - Bystock 16/7/17
 
 
Small Skipper - between Mudbank and West Lodge 30/6/19
 
 
Silver-spotted skipper - Provence
 
 
Large Skipper - Haldon Forest 24/7/05


Large Skipper - Colaton Raleigh Common 29/6/14


Large Skipper (mating pair) - East Budleigh Common 12/7/19


Large Skipper (mating pair) - East Budleigh Common 12/7/19


Large Skipper - East Budleigh Common 30/6/19


Grey Pansy - Goa April 2018


Common Pierrot - Goa April 2018


Asian Zebra Blue - Goa April 2018


Dakhan Common Gull Cepora Nerissa - Goa April 2018


Common Bluebottle - Goa April 2018


 Oriental Lemon Emigrant - Goa April 2018


Plain Tiger - Goa April 2018

 
Peacock Pansy - Goa April 2018

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