• … 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
  • … the most unusual sightings were of Holly Blue and a single Small Copper in the Annex to Little Scrubbs Meadow." Karen and … Arches , probably a migrant, 4 Tree-lichen Beauty and a Small Waved Umber (3rd for site)." Oliver Woodman emailed: "A …
  • 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
  • … W Soar (Rob Macklin) Clouded Yellow, 3; Brown Argus*; Sm Copper, 2 - 3rd, Dawlish Warren (Ian Teague) - * Photo Brown … * Photos Lg Skipper; Green Hairstreak*; Sm Tortoiseshell; Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary; Dark Green Fritillary*, High … Copper, 26; Green Hairstreak, 4; Silver-studded Blue*, 27; Small-Pearl Bordered Fritillary , 12; Dark Green Fritillary, …
  • … 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 …
  • … 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 …
  • … 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 …
  • … Green-veined White   Crossness NR Eric Barlow 27th August Small White   Crossness NR Eric Barlow 25th August … August Clouded Yellow 1 Bishopstone Marc Heath 17th August Small White   Blackheath & Greenwich Park Nathan Jones 17th … 10 White Hill Reserve BC Field Trip 4th August Small Copper 1 White Hill Reserve BC Field Trip 4th August Chalk …
  • … 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 …
  • … 2020 11th August: Hot day and full sun for a change. Small numbers but a few varieties about. Most abundant was Gatekeeper but also Large, Small & Green-veined White, Meadow Brown, Ringlet, Peacock, … near the open day plinth, sadly I only recorded 1 Small Copper. Ringlets and Skippers appeared to have finished …
  • … Fritillary 7 Sep 6 Jul 21 Jun 29 Jun 2 Jul 15 jun 22 Jun Small Cooper 27 Mar 5 Mar 30 Mar 16 Apr 10 Feb 8 Apr 8 Mar Small Heath 22 May 23 May 2 Apr 10 May 6 May 15 Apr 27 Mar Small Skipper 8 Jun 17 Jun 9 Jun 23 May 23 May 14 Jun 13 Jun …
  • … 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 …
  • … grasses Characteristic butterflies:  Large White, Small White, Green-veined White, Orange-tip, Purple Hairstreak, Small Copper, Holly Blue, Red Admiral, Small Tortoiseshell, …
  • … 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
  • … (UK BAP Species*) Grizzled Skipper (UK BAP Species) Small Skipper Essex Skipper Large Skipper Whites: Orange Tip Green-veined White Large White Small White Clouded Yellow (small numbers) Brimstone Coppers & Hairstreaks: Small Copper Green Hairstreak Purple Hairstreak Brown Hairstreak …
  • … Essex Skipper Thymelicus lineola 17 June  Hertfordshire Small Skipper   Thymelicus sylvestris 3 June Hertfordshire … March Devon Large White   Pieris brassicae 22 Feb Norfolk Small White   Pieris rapae 23 Feb   London, Oxfordshire & … lucina 17 April  Buckinghamshire & Hampshire Small Copper   Lycaena phlaeas 5 March  Norfolk Brown Hairstreak …
  • … the entrance and then we immediately found Common blue , Small copper and Brown argus. A yellow hammer sang to us most of … trip was a green hairstreak. Photographs by Ann Carpenter Small Heath Common Blue Underwing Common Blue Yellow Hammer …
  • … Scottish Small Copper Survey 2020 - Thank you … Thank you Your record of the Scottish Small Copper is very important. It can help us to track their …
  • Small Copper slumps as butterflies struggle in cold summer … One of the UK’s most widespread butterflies, the Small Copper , has suffered its worst year on record and is now in …
  • … 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 …
  • … very pleased that we had opened up and cleared out many small areas that had become clogged up with bramble and dead … (and other wildlife) and it important to keep this small site in good condition and fight back on the constant … Meadow Brown, Ringlet, Small Skipper, Large Skipper, Small Copper and Holly Blue and the micromoth Ypsolopha ustella. …
  • … of us. Three of them lived nearby as well. We saw several small coppers and orange tips and noticed plenty of sorrel … the summer.   Photos by Ann Carpenter Green Tiger Beetle Small Copper Small Coppers Large Red Damselfly Green Hairstreak …