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Orange butterfly on sand dunes, Jersey

Observed: 24th October 2011 By: ve.emery
S159 Neighbourhood Nature - course complete
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Smallish (approx 2cm) orange and brown butterfly; brown outer margin of 1st pair of wings with dark spots on orange inside; brown second pair of wings with lower orange margin. The undersides were probably brown but a good look was impossible. Although a windy day, it was sunny.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Small copper butterfly (Lycaena phlaeas) interacts