CONTINENTAL EUROPEAN BUTTERFLIES

and UK species photographed abroad

Papilionidae

Scarce Swallowtail   Iphicles podilarius,
Achladeri Forest, Lesvos.   29th April 2015

Scarce Swallowtail   Iphicles podilarius,
Achladeri Forest, Lesvos.   29th April 2015

Hesperiidae

Oriental Marbled Skipper   Carcharodus orientalis,
Alkyes Wetlands, Lesvos.   29th April 2015

Lycaenidae

Small Copper   Lycaena phlaeas,   female, 2nd/3rd brood,
Pollensa, Mallorca.   8th June 2009

Small Copper   Lycaena phlaeas,   female, 2nd/3rd brood,
Pollensa, Mallorca.   8th June 2009

Geranium Bronze   Cacyreus marshalli,
Dordogne, France.   September 2011

Holly Blue   Celastrina argiolus,   male,
Gorges de la Restonica, Corsica.   26th September 2013

Long-tailed Blue   Lampides boeticus,   male,
Lluch Monastery, Mallorca.   10th June 2009

Long-tailed Blue   Lampides boeticus,   male,
Lluch Monastery, Mallorca.   10th June 2009

Lang's Short-tailed Blue   Leptotes pirithous,   male,
Paphos, Cyprus.   25th September 2010

Paphos Blue   Glaucopsyche paphos   male,
Aspro Pools, Cyprus.   14th April 2012

Paphos Blue   Glaucopsyche paphos   male,
Aspro Pools, Cyprus.   14th April 2012

Paphos Blue   Glaucopsyche paphos   male underside,
Aspro Pools, Cyprus.   14th April 2012

Paphos Blue   Glaucopsyche paphos   female,
Aspro Pools, Cyprus.   14th April 2012

Paphos Blue   Glaucopsyche paphos   female underside,
Aspro Pools, Cyprus.   14th April 2012

Nymphalidae - Nymphalinae

Map Butterfly   Araschnia levana   second brood, ssp. levana f. prorsa underside,
Brion, Loire, France.   4th July 2014

Knapweed Fritillary   Melitaea phoebessp.phoebe,
Achladeri Forest, Lesvos.   29th April 2015

Nymphalidae - Satyrinae

Southern Grayling   Hipparchia aristaeus   male underside,
Gorges de la Restonica, Corsica.   26th September 2013

Corsican Heath   Coenonympha corinna   male underside,
Gorges de la Restonica, Corsica.   26th September 2013

Corsican Wall Brown   Lasiommata paramegera   female,
Gorges de la Restonica, Corsica.   26th September 2013

Corsican Wall Brown   Lasiommata paramegera   male,
Gorges de la Restonica, Corsica.   26th September 2013

Corsican Wall Brown   Lasiommata paramegera   male underside,
Gorges de la Restonica, Corsica.   26th September 2013

Corsican Wall Brown   Lasiommata paramegera   male underside,
Gorges de la Restonica, Corsica.   26th September 2013

Pieridae

Eastern Dappled White   Euchloe ausonia,   female,
Bishop's Pool, Cyprus.   April 2010

Clouded Yellow   Colias crocea,   male,
Bishop's Pool, Cyprus.   April 2010

Clouded Yellow   Colias crocea,   male,
Dordogne, France.   September 2011

Clouded Yellow   Colias crocea,   male,
Dordogne, France.   September 2011

Berger's Clouded Yellow   Colias alfacariensis,   male,
Dordogne, France.   September 2011

Cleopatra   Gonepteryx cleopatra,   male,
Lluch Monastery, Mallorca.   10th June 2009