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Small Heath ?

Observed: 3rd September 2013 By: jamespamjamespam’s reputation in Invertebratesjamespam’s reputation in Invertebratesjamespam’s reputation in Invertebrates
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Small Heath (2)

Am I right in thinking that both these are Small Heaths? One I photographed last year and ID'ed it SH the other I saw this afternoon. One of the eyes has two white spots and the other one. I don't know whether that is significant.

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Small Heath (Coenonympha pamphilus) interacts


jamespam's picture

small Heath / Gatekeeper

Chris thank you. This illustrates my level of ignorance.

chrisbrooks's picture

Not at all

It's all about learning and this is actually a great posting that shows the difference between the two species underside.

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Two similars

Make no apology Its all about learning :-)


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