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Butterflies

Here are some of our photos of Najac Butterflies

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List of butterfly species

 We have only just started studying the local butterflies, so there are many Najac butterflies unrepresented here.  These are the species of which we've got good photos,  Off the web the photos don't have watermarks, of course.

Anthocharis cardamines - L'Aurore - Orange Tip

Aporia crataegi - Le gazé - Black-veined White

Araschnia levana / Le carte géographique (prorsa) / Map Butterfly (prorsa) - 03/07/11

Arethusana arethusa / Le Petit agreste / False Grayling

Argynnis adippe - Moyen Nacré - High Brown Fritillary

Argynnis paphia - Tabac d’Espagne - Silver-washed Fritillary

Aricia agestis / Le Collier-de-corail/Brown Argus

Boloria euphrosyne/Grand collier argenté/Pearl-bordered Fritillary

Brenthis hecate - Le Nacré de la filipendule - Twin-spot Fritillary

Callophrys rubi - La Thècle de la ronce - Green Hairstreak

Celastrina argiolus - l'Azuré des nerpruns - Holly Blue

Clossiana dia - Petite violette - Violet Fritillary

Coenonympha pamphilus - Le Procris   - Small Heath

Colias crocea – Souci - Clouded Yellow

Cupido minimus -  L'Argus frêle - Small Blue

Cyaniris semiargus / L'Azuré des anthyllides / Mazarine Blue

Didymaeformia didyma - Damier orangé - Spotted Fritillary

Erebia aethiops / Le Moiré sylvicole /  Scotch Argus

Erynnis tages - Le Point-de-Hongrie - Dingy Skipper

Euchloe crameri - La Piéride des biscutelles - Western Dappled White

Everes alcetas -L'Azuré de la faucille - Provencal Short Tailed Blue

Glaucopsyche alexis/L'Azuré des cytises /Green-underside Blue

Gonepteryx cleopatra / Citron de Provence / Cleopatra - 22/07/12

Gonepteryx rhamni - Le citron -- Brimstone

Hamearis lucina/Lucine/Duke of Burgundy

Hipparchia alcyone  / Le Petit sylvandre / Rock Grayling

Inachis io - Le paon du jour - Peacock

Iphiclides podalirius - Le Flambé - Scarce Swallowtail

Lasiommata maera / L'Ariane / Large Wall Brown - 06/06/2013

Lasiommata megera - La Mégère - Wall Brown

Leptidea sinapis / La piéride de la moutarde / Wood White - 06/05/11

Limenitis reducta/Le Sylvain azuré/ Southern White Admiral

Lycaena alciphron - Le cuivré mauvin - The Purple-Shot Copper

Lycaena phlaeas - Le Cuivré Commun – Small Copper

Lycaena tityrus / Le Cuivré fuligineux / Sooty Copper - 05/05/11

Lysandra bellargus - l'Azuré bleu céleste - Adonis Blue

Lysandra hispana - Le Bleu-nacré d'Espagne - Provence Chalk-hill Blue

Maculinea arion / L'Azuré du serpolet / Large Blue

Melanargia galathea / Le demi-Deuil / Marbled White

Melitaea cinxia / La Mélitée du plantain/ Glanville Fritillary

Melitaea athalia / La Mélitée du mélampyre - Heath Fritillary

Mellicta deione / La Mélitée des linaires / Provençal Fritillary

Melitaea parthenoides / La Mélitée des scabieuses / Meadow Fritillary

Melitaea phoebe/Le Grand Damier/Knapweed Fritillary

Nymphalis polychloros -Grande Tortue -  Large Tortoiseshell

Ochlodes sylvanus / La Sylvaine / Large Skipper

Papilio machaon - Le Grand Porte-Queue – Swallowtail

Pararge aegeria - Le Tircis - Speckled Wood

Pieris napi / La Piéride de la rave / Green-veined White

Plebejus idas / L'Azuré du genêt / Idas Blue

Polygonia c-album - Le Robert-le-diable - Comma

Polyommatus amandus - Azuré de la Jarosse - Amanda’s Blue

Polyommatus coridon - Argus bleu-nacré - Chalk-hill Blue

Polyommatus dorylas/L'Azuré du mélilot/Turquoise Blue

Polyommatus escheri - Azuré du plantain - Escher's blue

Polyommatus icarus/L'Argus bleu/Common Blue

Pseudophilotes baton - L'Azuré du thym - Baton Blue

Pyrgus Armoricanus -L'Hespérie des potentilles - Oberthur's Grizzled Skipper

Pyrgus malvae /L'Hespérie de la mauve /  The grizzled skipper

Pyronia tithonus / L'Amaryllis / Gatekeeper

Satyrium ilicis / La Thécla de l'Yeuse / Ilex hairstreak -  22/07/12

Satyrium pruni / La Thécla du prunier / Black Hairstreak - 15/05/11

Spialia sertorius/L'hespérie des sanguisorbes/Red underwing skipper

Vanessa atalanta/Le Vulcain/Red Admiral