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30 October 2108

Pages for Riodinidae updated with 2018 photographs, for species as below:

Duke of Burgundy (Hamearis lucina)

 

28 October 2018

Pages for Pieridae updated with 2018 photographs, for species as below:

Berger's Clouded Yellow (Colias alfacariensis)

Moorland Clouded Yellow (Colias palaeno)

Mountain Green-veined White (Pieris bryoniae)

Bath White (Pontia daplidice)

 

25 October 2018

Pages for Papilionidae updated with 2018 photographs, for species as below:

Swallowtail (Papilio machaon)

 

24 October 2018

Pages for Nymphalidae (Aristocrats) updated with 2018 photographs, for species as below:

Small Tortoiseshell (Aglais urticae)

Purple Emperor (Apatura iris)

White Admiral (Limenitis camilla)

Large Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis polychloros)

 

21 October 2018

Pages for Nymphalidae (Fritillaries) updated with 2018 photographs, for species as below:

High Brown Fritillary (Argynnis adippe)

Marsh Fritillary (Euphydryas aurinia)

Asian Fritillary (Euphydryas intermedia)

Heath Fritillary (Melitaea athalia)

False Heath Fritillary (Melitaea diamina)

Spotted Fritillary (Melitaea didyma)

Meadow Fritillary (Melitaea parthenoides)

 

20 October 2018

Pages for Lycaenidae (Hairstreaks) updated with 2018 photographs, for species as below:

Spanish Purple Hairstreak (Laeosopis roboris)

Blue-spot Hairstreak (Satyrium spini)

White-letter Hairstreak (Satyrium w-album)

Provence Hairstreak (Tomares ballus)

 

17 October 2018

Pages for Lycaenidae (Blues) updated with 2018 photographs, for species as below:

Geranium Argus (Aricia eumedon)

Short-tailed Blue (Cupido argiades)

Large Blue (Phengaris arion)

Idas Blue (Plebejus idas)

Cranberry Blue (Plebejus optilete)

Amanda's Blue (Polyommatus amandus)

Turquoise Blue (Polyommatus dorylas)

Chapman's Blue (Polyommatus thersites)

 

14 October 2018

Page for Libytheidae updated with 2018 photographs, for species as below:

Nettle-tree Butterfly (Libythea celtis)

 

14 October 2018

The update of the web site with photographs and commentary for 2018 has been started.

 

Pages for Hesperiidae updated with 2018 photographs, for species as below:

Southern Marbled Skipper (Carcharodus baeticus)

Sage Skipper (Muschampia proto)

Dusky Grizzled Skipper (Pyrgus cacaliae)

Rosy Grizzled Skipper (Pyrgus onopordi)

Olive Skipper (Pyrgus serratulae)

Yellow-banded Skipper (Pyrgus sidae)

 

6 December 2017

A page for the visual identification of Erebia ringlet species has been added here.

 

Some amendments and additions to the Pyrgus identification pages.

 

Page for 2017 highlights added here.

 

1 December 2017

Pages for Satyridae updated with 2017 photographs, for species as below:

Dusky Heath (Coenonympha dorus)

Chestnut Heath (Coenonympha glycerion)

Mountain Ringlet (Erebia epiphron)

Large Ringlet (Erebia euryale)

Silky Ringlet (Erebia gorge)

Gavarnie Ringlet (Erebia gorgone)

Arran Brown (Erebia ligea)

Yellow-spotted Ringlet (Erebia manto)

Piedmont Ringlet (Erebia meolans)

Autumn Ringlet (Erebia neoridas)

Bright-eyed Ringlet (Erebia oeme)

Ottoman Brassy Ringlet (Erebia ottomana)

Sooty Ringlet (Erebia pluto)

Pyrénées Brassy Ringlet (Erebia roondoui)

False Dewy Ringlet (Erebia sthennyo)

Rock Grayling (Hipparchia alcyone)

Striped Grayling (Hipparchia fidia)

Grayling (Hipparchia semele)

Woodland Brown (Lopinga achine)

Iberian Marbled White (Melanargia lachesis)

Dryad (Minois dryas)

Black Satyr (Satyrus actaea)

Great Sooty Satyr (Satyrus ferula)

 

16 November 2017

Pages for Pieridae updated with 2017 photographs, for species as below:

Black-veined White (Aporia crataegi)

Wood White (Leptidea sinapis)

Peak White (Pontia callidice)