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Small Heath

Observed: 10th June 2012 By: DodgydougDodgydoug’s reputation in InvertebratesDodgydoug’s reputation in InvertebratesDodgydoug’s reputation in Invertebrates
Small Heath
Description:

I took a picture of this butterfly as I thought it was a Gatekeeper acting strange (it kept turning to face the sun in a similar manner to a Green Hairstreak). I then heard about Small Heaths acting in this way and took another look. Can anyone confirm my id?

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Species with which Small Heath (Coenonympha pamphilus) interacts