LYCAENIDAE

Brown Hairstreak   Thecla betulae

Female,   Grafton Wood, Worcestershire.   3rd September 2012

Female,   Grafton Wood, Worcestershire.   3rd September 2012

Female,   Grafton Wood, Worcestershire.   19th August 2012

Female,   Bernwood Meadows, Bucks.   19th August 2011

Female,   Bernwood Meadows, Bucks.   19th August 2011

Purple Hairstreak   Quercusia quercus

Male,   Fermyn Woods, Northants.   4th July 2011

Female,   Prees Heath, Shropshire.   13th July 2017

Male,   Prees Heath, Shropshire.   13th July 2017

Female,   Prees Heath, Shropshire.   13th July 2017

Green Hairstreak   Callophrys rubi

Cut-thorn Hill, Cheshire   21st April 2015

Cut-thorn Hill, Cheshire   21st April 2015

Cut-thorn Hill, Cheshire   30th April 2012

White-letter Hairstreak   Satyrium w-album

Hollingbury Park, Brighton   7th July 2017

Hollingbury Park, Brighton   7th July 2017

Hollingbury Park, Brighton   7th July 2017

Hollingbury Park, Brighton   7th July 2017

Black Hairstreak   Satyrium pruni

Glapthorn Cow Pastures, Northants.   4th July 2013

Glapthorn Cow Pastures, Northants.   4th July 2013

Glapthorn Cow Pastures, Northants.   4th July 2013

Small Copper   Lycaena phlaeas

Male,   Cut-thorn Hill, Cheshire.   24th May 2010

Longstone Edge, Derbyshire.   21st August 2013

ab. caeruleopunctata.   Longstone Edge, Derbyshire.   26th August 2016

ab. caeruleopunctata.   Longstone Edge, Derbyshire.   26th August 2016

Small Blue   Cupido minimus

Castle Hill NNR, East Sussex.   3rd June 2013

Kithurst Hill Meadow, West Sussex.   24th May 2016

Kithurst Hill Meadow, West Sussex.   24th May 2016

Silver-studded Blue   Plebejus argus

Male,   Prees Heath, Shropshire.   26th June 2011

Male,   Iping Common, West Sussex.   14th June 2017

Female,   Prees Heath, Shropshire.   26th June 2011

Female,   Prees Heath, Shropshire.   26th June 2011

Male underside,   Prees Heath, Shropshire.   30th June 2013

Female underside,   Prees Heath, Shropshire.   30th June 2013

Mating pair, male on the right,   Prees Heath, Shropshire.   30th June 2013

Male underside, with a single silver stud.   Iping Common, West Susssex.   27th June 2016

Brown Argus   Aricia agestis

Male,   Coombs Dale, Derbyshire.   19th June 2013

Male,   Coombs Dale, Derbyshire.   5th July 2013

Female,   Coombs Dale, Derbyshire.   19th July 2010

Female,   Coombs Dale, Derbyshire.   2nd July 2011

Underside,   Coombs Dale, Derbyshire.   19th July 2010

Underside,   Coombs Dale, Derbyshire.   24th July 2012

Northern Brown Argus   Aricia artaxerxes ssp. salmacis

Warton Crag, Cumbria.   7th July 2012

Warton Crag, Cumbria.   7th July 2012

Warton Crag, Cumbria.   7th July 2012

Warton Crag, Cumbria.   1st July 2011

Common Blue   Polyommatus icarus

Male,   Coombs Dale, Derbyshire.   27th June 2010

Male,   Coombs Dale, Derbyshire.   1st July 2012

Male,   Coombs Dale, Derbyshire.   17th July 2016

Male underside,   Folkton, E. Yorkshire.   17th June 2010

Female,   Coombs Dale, Derbyshire.   17th July 2016

Chalkhill Blue   Lysandra coridon

Male,   Yoesden Bank, Bucks.   19th August 2011

Male,   Kithurst Hill, West Sussex.   31st July 2016

Male underside,   Aston Rowant National Nature Reserve, Bucks.   31st July 2011

Female,   Yoesden Bank, Bucks.   19th August 2011

Female underside,   Yoesden Bank, Bucks.   19th August 2011

Adonis Blue   Lysandra bellargus

Male,   Yoesden Bank, Bucks.   19th August 2011

Male,   Yoesden Bank, Bucks.   19th August 2011

Male,   Yoesden Bank, Bucks.   19th August 2011

Male, underside   Mill Hill, West Sussex.   1st September 2016

Mating pair,   Mill Hill, West Sussex.   1st September 2016

Holly Blue   Celastrina argiolus

Male,   Disley, Cheshire.   10th June 2009

Female,   Church Norton, West Sussex.   7th September 2016

Large Blue   Maculinea arion

Collard Hill, Somerset.   21st June 2012

Collard Hill, Somerset.   21st June 2012

Collard Hill, Somerset.   21st June 2012

Collard Hill, Somerset.   21st June 2012

Collard Hill, Somerset.   21st June 2012

Collard Hill, Somerset.   21st June 2012
Female showing repeated behavior - wings flattened, abdomen raised, then wings and abdomen shaken vigorously for 3-4 seconds - distributing pheromones?