16th June. 2010                                    Brimstone butterfly - female                                     

Female Brimstone butterfly

 

 

 

16th June. 2010                                    Brimstone butterfly - female - 2                                         BACK

Brimstone butterfly - female

 

 

 

14th Sep. 2008                                       Comma  butterfly                                                        
Comma Butterfly

 

 

 

8th August 2010                             Comma  butterfly underwing                                                  BACK
Comma butterfly underwing

 

 

 

25th July 2010                                Common Blue male butterfy                                  
Common Blue Butterfly

 

 

 

25th July 2010                         Common Blue male butterfy - underwing                      
Common Blue butterfly underwing

 

 

 

1st August 2010                           Common Blue female butterfy                                   
Common Blue female butterfly

 

 

 

1st August 2010                      Common Blue female butterfy - underwing                     
Common Blue female butterfly - underwing.

 

 

 

9th August 2010                  Common Blue female butterfy - colour variation                
Common Blue female butterfly colour variation

 

 

 

 

 

15th August 2010                                Common Blue male chasing female                         BACK
Common Blue male butterfly chasing female

 

 

 

 

20th July 2009                               Gatekeeper Butterfy - underwing                           
Gatekeeper butterfly - underwing

 

 

 

26th July 2010                                      Gatekeeper Butterfy - male                             
Male Gatekeeper butterfly

 

 

20th July 2009                                  Gatekeeper Butterfy - female                                      BACK
Gatekeeper butterfly

 

 

23rd July 2010                       Green Veined White Butterflies mating                         
Green Veined White butterflies mating - female left - male right

 

 

 

24th May 2009                          Green Veined White Butterfly - female                            BACK
Green-veined White Butterfly

 

 

 

26th July 2010                                             Holly Blue  - 1                                            
Holly Blue butterfly

 

 

 

18th July 2011                                             Holly Blue  - 2                                             
Holly Blue butterfly on bramble blossom
Celastrina argiolus - Holly Blue butterfly nectaring on bramble blossom in its normal wings closed position.

 

 

 

18th July 2011                                             Holly Blue  - 3                                                   BACK
Holly Blue butterfly on bramble blossom

 

 

 

 

25th June 2009                                 Large Skipper Male Butterfly                                    BACK
Male Large Skipper Butterfly

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

1st August 2010                              Large White female butterfly                                       BACK
Large White feamle butterfly

 

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20th June 2009                                           Meadow Brown female butterfly                           
Meadow Brown female butterfly

 

 

 

14th August 2009                                     Meadow Brown female butterflies                           
Meadow Brown female butterflies

 

 

 

19 July 2010                                                  Meadow Brown male butterfly                                 BACK
Male Meadow Brown butterfly

 

 

 

12tyh May 2009                                           Orange Tip Butterfly                                         BACK
Orange Tip Butterfly

 

 

 

31 June 2009                                     Painted Lady Butterfly                                       

Painted Lady butterfly

 

 

 

1st July 2009                             Painted Lady Butterfly  underwing                                   BACK

Painted Lady Butterfly - a rather battered specimen, probably just arrived here after its long flight from Africa

 

 

 

 

1st August 2010                                               Peacock Butterfly                                         BACK

Peacock butterfly

 

 

 

9th September 2008                                   Red Admiral Butterfly                                     
Red Admiral butterfly

 

 

 

14th September 2008                        Red Admiral Butterfly underwing                                BACK
Red Admiral Butterfly

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

25th June 2009                                     Ringlet Butterfy                                               
Ringlet Butterfly

 

 

 

27th June 2009                                Ringlet male butterfy                                           
Male Ringlet butterfly

 

 

 

28th July 2010                                Ringlet female butterfy                                           
Female Ringlet butterfly

 

 

 

28th July 2010                            Ringlet female butterfy - spot variation                            BACK
Female Ringlet butterfly with spot variations

 

 

 

5th July 2009                                     Small Copper Butterfly                                       
Small Copper Butterfly

 

 

4th July 2009                            Small Copper Butterfly underwing                                    BACK
Small Copper Butterfly

 

 

 

20th July 2011                             Small Skipper male Butterfly                                  
Male Small Skipper butterfly

 

 

10th August 2010                             Small Skipper female Butterfly                                   BACK
Female Small Skipper butterfly

 

 

 

 

 

21st September 2008                            Small Tortoiseshell Butterfly                                    BACK
Small Tortoiseshell butterfly

 

 

24th May 2009                             Small White Butterflies mating                                         BACK
Small White butterflies mating

 

 

30th August 2008                                  Speckled Wood Butterfly                                       BACK
Speckled wood butterfly