Atlas - Silver-studded Blue

Plebejus argus

Two Silver-studded Blues mating, on a twig.

Photo: Mark Pike

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Ecological group

  • Habitat specialist  ?

Conservation priority

  • High in SW & UK  ?

Distribution trends

Long term 15-year distribution trends
1970-1984 2000-2014 Change
Distribution (km squares) 156 191 +22%
Rank order  ? 33/47 35/47 Down 2 places
Short term 5-year distribution trends
1995-1999 2010-2014 Change
Distribution (km squares) 132 150 +14%
Rank order  ? 33/47 31/47 Up 2 places

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