• … Help us understand where Small Copper butterflies can be found by logging your sighting here The Small Copper is a brightly-coloured butterfly usually found …
  • Lycaena phlaeas
    … 5 … 20 … 28 … 16 … 5 … 20 … 28 … 16 … The Small Copper is usually seen in ones and twos, but in some years … Though it remains a common and widespread species, the Small Copper declined throughout its range during the …
    Small Copper (upperwing) - Bob Eade
  • … included the following: Orange-tip (male), Holly Blue , Small White , 7 Green-veined White , 16 Speckled Wood , 7 … to survive the long, wet but comparatively warm winter in small numbers. Brimstone sightings were of course mostly … Dunes NNR. Also, 1 Speckled Wood and a Small Copper nearby." Cliff Morrison messaged: "At least 6 Speckled …
  • … Long-tailed Blue - 6th, Holsworthy Woods (Anna Wheeler) Small Copper; Common Blue; Wall; Hummingbird Hawk-moth - 14th, … Hawkmoth - 26th, Garden, Dartington (Sherrill Plumbridge) Small Copper; Common Blue; Hummingbird Hawk-moth - 26th, …
  • Lycaena dispar
    … 20 … 28 … 6 … 16 … 28 … 6 … 16 … 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
  • … 2020 Phil Bowler emailed: "A very late sighting of a Small Tortoiseshell in my Amber Hill garden today. It was … down the lane close to home, I was very surprised to see a Small Tortoiseshell on the wing!" Monday 9th November 2020 … Friday 23rd October 2020 Toby Ludlow messaged: " Small Copper in the bag! After an hour-long search this afternoon …
  • … Sighting search The map shows how many Small Copper sightings have been recorded in Scotland for the this …
  • … 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 …
  • … "The sun came out this afternoon, which meant that I saw a Small Tortoiseshell fluttering about at Benniworth Walk Farm. There are also 2 Small Tortoiseshells hibernating in my wood shed." November … emailed: "At Donna Nook NNR this morning and had 2 Small Copper , Small White and a fresh Painted Lady ." Friday 4th …
  • … of any interesting sightings of late, other than a brave Small Tortoiseshell taking a brief flight just down the road … late Meadow Brown , 15 Red Admiral , 2 Speckled Wood , Small White and Small Tortoiseshell ." Tuesday 23rd October … in Cleethorpes Country Park this morning produced 2 Small Copper , Small Tortoiseshell and 2 Speckled Wood . Also, a …
  • … - Large Skipper, Dingy Skipper, Brimstone, Large White, Small White, Green-veined White, Orange-tip, Purple … Hairstreak, 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 …
  • … the 22nd of April 2022 - including first Dingy Skipper and Small Copper sightings in the County this year. A very unusual … a couple of new species appeared this week when a Small Copper was noted  on the 20 th of April 2022 at …
  • … 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 …
  • … 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
  • … 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 …
  • …   1   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 …
  • …   1. Large White     1. Large White 2. Large White     2. Small White     2. Gatekeeper     2. Small White 3. Small White     3. Large White     3. Small …   10. Red Admiral   10. Large Skipper   10. Small Copper     The most dramatic result was the north/south …
  • … Not a great quantity of Butterflies - singles of Small & Green-veined White, Small Copper and Brown Argus. Still lots of Dragonflies about - …
  • … 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 spotted … Finally, on the way back to the cars a  Small Copper  was added to the day's list. It was a very successful …
  • … 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 …
  • … 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. …
  • … This represents a 12% increase on last year and is a small, but welcome, boost for a species that has decreased by … with 216,666 sightings of Large Whites and 190,506 of Small Whites , an 11% and 15% increase on 2022 respectively. … 0.19 0 -60.87 13 Ringlet 23,048 0.18 -37 -40.88 14 Small Copper 19,367 0.15 11 66.2 15 Brimstone 17,694 0.14 73 -9.53 …
  • … sightings of Red Admiral and Speckled Wood. In addition, Small White were seen on the 26th October in Copthorne, 28th … other species were seen, as noted below: Nov 25 Small Tortoiseshell 1 Woking TQ007589 Youssef Einahas Nov 24 … Oct 22 Peacock 1 Horley TQ272440 Michael Cuff Oct 20 Small Copper 1 Ash Green SU905495 Roger Deason Oct 20 Comma 1 …
  • … 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 …
  • … lovers across Scotland are being asked to look out for the Small Copper butterfly this summer, amidst fears it could be … (BC) is asking people in Scotland to keep an eye out for a small but brightly-coloured butterfly, the Small Copper . …
  • … include some well-known favourites, such as Red Admiral, Small White and Meadow Brown. Head of Science for Butterfly … 142,618 1.58 58.6% 2 Large White 139,666 1.55 -9.4% 3 Small White 125,839 1.39 -25.8% 4 Meadow Brown 109,310 1.21 … 0.19 -8.1% 13 Holly Blue 14,809 0.16 119.8% 14 Small Copper 12,492 0.14 -18.9% 15 Six-spot Burnet 8,607 0.10 …
  • … of October.  On the warmest day (29th) there were also Small White noted in Battersea Park, on Mitcham Common, and … Oct 29 Holly Blue 1 Barnes T!220755 "Empressmoth" Oct 29 Small Heath 1 Denbies Hillside TQ140501 Barbora Pihanova Oct … For full records please check iRecord Oct 13 Small Copper 1 Headley Warren TQ519194 Gary Margetts Oct 11 Wall 1 …
  • … Purple Hairstreak Red Admiral Ringlet Scotch Argus Small Blue Small Copper Small Heath Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary Small
  • … Yellow (occasional migrant), Brimstone (1 record) and Small Blue (3 records). The last 12 years has seen the arrival of Speckled Wood, Wall and Small Skipper as they have spread north across the Firth of … Lady Peacock Purple Hairstreak Red Admiral Ringlet Small Copper Small Heath Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary Small