• … Scottish Small Copper Survey … Help us understand where Small Copper butterflies can be found by logging your sighting here …
  • Lycaena phlaeas
    Small Copper … The Small Copper is usually seen in ones and twos, but in some years …
    Small Copper (upperwing) - Bob Eade
  • … surprised to to find 5 Commas , 3 Red Admirals and a male Small White ." Friday 15th October 2021 Phil Lee emailed: … , the first of four seen on the reserve, and a solitary Small Copper before moving on to Moor Farm NR. Here we had more …
  • … (Anthony Sherwood)   October 2021 Lg White; Sm White; Sm Copper; Red Admiral - 1st, Lydford (Rob Bogue) Painted Lady - … White; Brimstone; Purple Hairstreak; Red Admiral; Small Tortoiseshell; Peacock; Silver-washed Fritillary; … Chudleigh Knighton Heath DWT NR (Dave Gregory) - *Photos Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary - 25th, Blackpool Mill, …
  • Lycaena dispar
    … Large Copper … The large copper butterfly has wings of a bright coppery-orange, … Bank near Spalding in Lincolnshire in 1749, the Large Copper became extinct in the British Isles just short of 100 … of the fens. Size and Family Family: Coppers Size: Small/Medium Wing Span Range (male to female): 44-52mm …
    Large Copper (male/upperwing) - Tamás Nestor
  • … Scottish Small Copper Survey 2020 Results … Sighting search The map shows how many Small Copper sightings have been recorded in Scotland for …
  • … - Large Skipper, Dingy Skipper, Brimstone, Large White, Small White, Green-veined White, Orange-tip, Purple … Northern Brown Argus, Common Blue, Holly Blue, Small Tortoiseshell, Peacock, Comma, Small Pearl-bordered … Large White, Small White, Green-veined White, Small Copper, Common Blue, Red Admiral, Painted Lady, Small
  • … 2 Box Hill Dukes TQ187510 BC/NT/SWT  Workparty Nov 17 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Box Hill Dukes TQ187510 BC/NT/SWT … garden and six seen in and around Cranleigh. Nov 6 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Wimbledon TQ230730 Michael Johnston Nov 6 Small Copper 2 Headley Heath TQ206532 Carey Lodge Nov 5 Red Admiral …
  • … View Lagoons (Jim Steele) on the 5 th of November 2021.  Small Tortoiseshell :- 5 individuals were seen at 5 locations … the 28 th of October 2021 in New Sawley.  (Roger Martin) Small Tortoiseshell :- Just 1 sighting this week from … Hall on the 21 st of October 2021 (Ken & Pat Orpe) Small Copper :- A late individual in good condition was noted at …
  • … Meadow Brown 3 Box Hill Dukes TQ205511 David Hasell Oct 28 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Denbies Carriageway TQ148499 Ken Owen Oct 27 Small Heath 1 Denbies Landbarn TQ138501 Ken Owen Oct 27 Small Copper 2 Warren Farm TQ233631 Peter Camber Oct 27 Small
  • … Reserve TQ386439 Richard Stephens             Oct 22 Small Copper 1 Denbies Coach Road TQ150014 Graham Revill Oct 22 … 2 South Croydon, Bramley Bank TQ353633 Martyn Mance Oct 19 Small White 1 Surbiton TQ170660 Marian Thomas Oct 18 Brown …
  • … 1 Frensham Pond SU845400 Dudley Cox, Piers Devereux Nov 25 Small Tortoiseshell 1 White Bear, Warlingham TQ389893 Ken … Admiral 2 South Godstone TQ354468 Richard Stephens Nov 3 Small Copper 1 Richmond Park TQ207725 Peter Carlill Nov 2 Holly …
  • … Polesden Lacey  TQ135522      Judith McNickle Nov 2 Small Copper 1 Reigate Heath TQ237503 Jo Hurren Nov 2 Clouded … 21 Brimstone 1 Tatsfield Green TQ419569 Jim Yeeles Oct 21 Small Copper 1 Headley Heath TQ200538 Graham Saxby Oct 21 …
  • … Large White     1. Large White 2. Large White     2. Small White     2. Gatekeeper     2. Small White 3. Small White     3. Large White     3. …   10. Red Admiral   10. Large Skipper   10. Small Copper     The most dramatic result was the north/south …
  • … of the bridge. As we walked back we saw  Peacock, Small Tortoiseshell , more  Orange-tips, Green-veined White … sheltered, we first came across a number of  Brown Argus, Small Heath, Grizzled  and  Dingy Skippers.  We then … Finally, on the way back to the cars a  Small Copper  was added to the day's list. It was a very …
  • … Nov 4 Comma 1 North Cheam TQ239658 David Sykes Nov 3 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Addlestone TQ054643 Toni Sawyer Latest … 15 Meadow Brown 1 Box Hill, Dukes TQ183151 Ken Owen Oct 14 Small White 1 Globe Theatre, London TQ320805 Charles Farrell … Hawk-moth 1 Balham TQ290726 Nicholas Moll Oct 6 Small Copper 1 Puttenham Common SU914465 Steve Marshall The last …
  • … Not a great quantity of Butterflies - singles of Small & Green-veined White, Small Copper and Brown Argus. Still lots of Dragonflies about - …
  • … 17 Red Admiral 1 Clandon Wood TQ045512 Matt Phelps Nov 17 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Reigate Heath TQ237500 Jo Hurren Nov 16 … Nov 11 Red Admiral 1 Cobham TQ100605 Nigel Jackman Nov 9 Small White 1 Tooting Common TQ291719 Alan Wilkinson Nov 7 … third week of October there were still sightings of Small Copper, Brimstone, Speckled Wood, Peacock, and Red Admiral. …
  • … 07 Sep 06 Jul 21 Jun 29 Jun 02 Jul 15 jun 22 Jun 02 Jun Small Cooper 27 Mar 05 Mar 30 Mar 16 Apr 10 Feb 08 Apr 08 Mar 05 Mar Small Heath 22 May 23 May 02 Apr 10 May 06 May 15 Apr 27 Mar 23 Apr Small Skipper 08 Jun 17 Jun 09 Jun 23 May 23 May 14 Jun 13 …
  • … Plea for sightings of Small Copper butterfly in Scotland … Wildlife lovers across Scotland are being asked to look out for the Small Copper butterfly this summer, amidst fears it could be …
  • … White 1. Ringlet 1. Green-veined White 1. Large White 2. Small White 2. Green-veined White 2. Ringlet 2. Small White 3. Meadow Brown 3. Meadow Brown 3. Small White 3. … (40% down), Comma (64% down), Peacock (24% down), Small Copper (33% down,) and Gatekeeper (32% down) all struggled in …
  • … grasses Characteristic butterflies:  Large White, Small White, Green-veined White, Orange-tip, Purple Hairstreak, Small Copper, Holly Blue, Red Admiral, Small Tortoiseshell, …
  • … England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales 1. Gatekeeper 1. Small White 1. Small White 1. Red Admiral 2. Red Admiral 2. Large White 2. … threefold since 2015. The Comma, Common Blue and Small Copper all bounced back from a poor year in 2016, but only to …
  • … as follows: England Northern Ireland Scotland Wales 1. Small White 1. Green-veined White 1. Small White 1. Small White 2. Large White 2. Peacock 2. … Lady 9. Speckled Wood 10. Comma 10. Common Blue 10. Small Copper 10. Small Tortoiseshell England As usual, the England …
  • … and Gatekeepers. There were also good numbers of Small Coppers, Small heath and Dark Green Fritillaries.  We covered a good …
  • … Skipper Pyrgus malvae Essex Skipper Thymelicus lineola Small Skipper   Thymelicus sylvestris Silver-spotted …   Anthocharis cardamines Large White   Pieris brassicae Small White   Pieris rapae Green-veined White   Pieris napi … athalia Duke of Burgundy   Hamearis lucina Small Copper   Lycaena phlaeas Brown Hairstreak Thecla betulae …
  • … Skippers at both BC sites together with quite a few Small Heaths and Burnet Companions. Common Blue was … area we also saw the same 3 species again & also lots of small Heath and one green hairstreak which was in lovely … Brimstone ,  4 Orange Tip ,  4 Speckled Wood ,  3 Small Copper ,  3 Large White ,  2 Small White  and a single …
  • … Phil Lee reports......."this afternoon, at least 100 Small Red-eyed Damselflies were on the pool and … Gatekeeper, Meadow Brown, Common Blue, Brown Argus, Small Copper, Speckled Wood, Painted Lady, Small
  • … the Autumn feel. Still a few butterflies about - Large & Small White, Red Admiral, Speckled Wood and a Painted Lady. … Devil's-bit Scabious. Plenty of Red Admiral plus Large & Small White, Small Tortoiseshell, Brimstone, Speckled Wood. … Small Tortoiseshell, Large Skipper (faded), Small Copper, Common Blue and Comma. Buff-tip larvae now fully …
  • … May Highland Essex Skipper Thymelicus lineola 30 May Kent Small Skipper   Thymelicus sylvestris 24 May Wiltshire … Large White   Pieris brassicae 10 Jan Hertfordshire Small White   Pieris rapae 26 Feb Wiltshire Green-veined …   Hamearis lucina 16 April Buckinghamshire Small Copper   Lycaena phlaeas 24 March Dorset Brown Hairstreak …