This vibrant Small Copper butterfly was photographed at Portland Bill on 28/09/2016.
Adding some colour now with this beautifully taken photograph of a Small Copper butterfly at Knoll Gardens, Stapehill on 05/10/2016.
This beautiful Small Copper was photographed by Brian Arnold during a walk near Bridport with the Swanage Walking Group on 07/09/2016.
A stunning image by Chris Becker of a freshly emerged Small Copper (form. Caeruleopunctata) at Holt National Nature Reserve on 15/09/2016.
A gorgeous image of a fresh Small Copper butterfly at Kingston Lacy on 11/09/2016.
A rather iridescent Small Copper, photographed by Brian Arnold in his garden near Harman’s Cross on 15/08/2016.
A vibrant second brood (generation per year) Small Copper, captured near Throop by Mel Bray on 05/08/2016.
First sightings are now coming in thick and fast – what a wonderful time of year this is! Continue reading
One of the last Small Coppers we are likely to see this year, photographed at Ballard Down on 18/10/2015. Please remember to send us your sightings via our easy-to-use Recording Form.
This wonderfully summery shot, in August 2015 at John’s garden in Weymouth shows a Small Copper butterfly dining alongside a friendly Bee.