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Blue butterfly

Observed: 17th July 2012 By: johnjakejohnjake’s reputation in Invertebrates
Shropshire July 12 081
Shropshire July 12 083

Unsure whether silver studded or not. Any help with ID please.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Silver-studded Blue (Plebejus argus) interacts


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Blue butterfly

Not an expert at all, but I reckon that you are right - a silver-studded. It has a broad dark margin and some spots with blueish centres on the underside of the hind wing. Also in the right sort of habitat.