20 Comma

Comma Polygonia C-Album Family Nymphalidae Colouring – Orange brown with dark brown wing tips, also with small black spots on the wings. Life span – May to July and August through to October. Native – British butterfly. Caterpillar colour – Green then changes to...

19 Grizzled Skipper

Grizzled Skipper Pyrgus Malvae Family Hesperriidae Colouring – Black and white chequered pattens on both wings. Life span – May to June. Native – British butterfly. Caterpillar colour – Light green with a dark stripe along its body. Caterpillar eggs to caterpillar –...

18 Silver Studded Blue

Silver Studded Blue Plebejus Argus Family Lycaenidae Colouring – Blue with dark border and the underside of their wings, Brown and grey with black spots. Life span – June through to August. Native – British butterfly. Caterpillar colour – Green. Caterpillar eggs to...

17 White Admiral

White Admiral Limenitis Camilla Family Nymphalidae Colouring – Brown and white underwings and white banded black upper wings. Life span – June through to August.* Native – British butterfly. Caterpillar colour – Starts light green after which it changes to brown with...

16 Speckled Wood

Speckled Wood Pararge Aegeria Family Nymphalidae Colouring – Brown with cream spots around the edges of their wings. Life span – April through to the end of October. Native – British butterfly. Caterpillar colour – Green with a short forked tail. Eggs to caterpillar –...