Atlas - Green Hairstreak

Callophrys rubi

Green Hairstreak on a bluebell, showing how small this butterfly is.

Photo: Chris Becker

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Ecological group

  • Habitat specialist  ?

Conservation priority

  • Low in SW & UK  ?

Distribution trends

Long term 15-year distribution trends
1970-1984 2000-2014 Change
Distribution (km squares) 206 346 +68%
Rank order  ? 29/47 27/47 Up 2 places
Short term 5-year distribution trends
1995-1999 2010-2014 Change
Distribution (km squares) 163 188 +15%
Rank order  ? 28/47 28/47 No change

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