Atlas - Brown Argus

Aricia agestis

Brown Argus

Photo: Chris Becker

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Ecological group

  • Wider countryside species  ?

Conservation priority

  • Low in SW & UK  ?

Distribution trends

Long term 15-year distribution trends
1970-1984 2000-2014 Change
Distribution (km squares) 245 496 +102%
Rank order  ? 27/47 25/47 Up 2 places
Short term 5-year distribution trends
1995-1999 2010-2014 Change
Distribution (km squares) 261 333 +28%
Rank order  ? 25/47 25/47 No change

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