Butterfly - Ringlet
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Taken at Aberlady on 8th July 2018 using Nikon D5200
with Sigma 600 mm zoom lens.




 



Taken at Strathclyde Park
on 1st July 2017 using Panasonic Lumix LX5
in macro mode.
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Underwing
Taken at Baron's Haugh on 20th June 2017 using
Panasonic Lumix LX5 in macro mode.
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Butterfly - Ringlet.
Scientific Name:
Order:
Family:
Aphantopus hyperantus.
Lepidoptera.
Nymphalidae.
Larval Food:

Adult Food:

Wingspan:


Habitat:

Flies/Found:
Cock's-foot, Common Couch , False Brome ,
Meadow-grasses and Tufted Hair-grass.
Bramble, Fleabane, Hemp Agrimony, Kidney Vetch,
Marjoram , Privet, Ragwort and Thistles.
Male:     42 - 48 mm.
Female: 46 - 52 mm.
Sites characterised as being sheltered and
damp are preferred.
June - Mid July.