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Table showing the 47 species of Butterflies that are currently found in Berkshire throughout the Summer

Common Name Scientific Name Common Name Scientific Name
Adonis Blue Lysandra bellargus Orange Tip Anthocharis cardamines
Brimstone Gonepteryx rhamni Painted Lady Cynthia cardui
Brown Argus Aricia agestis Peacock Inachis io
Brown Hairstreak Thecla betulae Pearl-bordered Fritillary Boloria euphrosyne
Chalkhill Blue Lysandra coridon Purple Emperor Apatura iris
Clouded Yellow Colias croceus Purple Hairstreak Quercusia quercus
Comma Polygonia c-album Red Admiral Vanessa atalanta
Common Blue Polyommatus icarus Ringlet Aphantopus hyperantus
Dark Green Fritillary Argynnis aglaja Silver-spotted Skipper Hesperia comma
Dingy Skipper Erynnis tages Silver-studded Blue Plebejus argus
Duke of Burgundy Hamearis lucina Silver-washed Fritillary Argynnis paphia
Essex Skipper Thymelicus lineola Small Blue Cupido minimus
Gatekeeper Pyronia tithonus Small Copper Lycaena phlaeas
Green Hairstreak Callophrys rubi Small Heath Coenonympha pamphilus
Green-veined White Pieris napi Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary Boloria selene
Grizzled Skipper Pyrgus malvae Small Skipper Thymelicus sylvestris
High Brown Fritillary Argynnis adippe Small Tortoiseshell Aglais urticae
Holly Blue Celastrina argiolus Small White Pieris rapae
Large Skipper Ochlodes venata Speckled Wood Pararge aegeria
Large Tortoiseshell Nymphalis polychloros Wall Lasiommata megera
Large White Pieris brassicae White Admiral Ladoga camilla
Marbled White Melanargia galathea White-letter Hairstreak Strymonidia w-album
Marsh Fritillary Euphydryas aurinia Wood White Leptidea sinapis
Meadow Brown Maniola jurtina    

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