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LYCAENIDAE
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  • Chalkhill Blue
  • Adonis Blue
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Brown Argus ?
Aricia agestis
Brown Argus
29.5.2005
New Monks Farm
Disused arable field

https://www.ukbutterflies.co.uk/species.php?species=agestis
Chalkhill blue
 Lysandra coridon
Chalkhill Blue - male
Nr. Truleigh Hill, Shoreham
Size:  38 mm

https://www.ukbutterflies.co.uk/species.php?species=coridon
Larval Foodplant: Horseshoe Vetch
(Occasionally Bird's-foot Trefoil and other legumes)
Adonis Blue
Lysandra  bellargus
 Adonis Blue
recorded: 26.5.2003
Mill Hill, Shoreham
Notes: pair mating.
Larval  foodplant : Horseshoe Vetch

Common Blue
Polyommatus icarus
Common Blue - male
29.5.2005

New Monks Farm
Disused Arable Field
Common Blue Polyommatus icarus
Common Blue - male
recorded: 27.7.2003
Foodplants : Bird's foot trefoil

common blue
Polyommatus icarus (f)
Common Blue
20.8.2005
Garden
Female Common Blue
Polyommatus icarus
Common Blue - female
recorded : 25.5.2004
site: Lancing Ring Meadows

https://www.ukbutterflies.co.uk/species.php?species=icarus


Holly Blue
Celastrina argiolus
 Holly Blue
20.4.2005
Mash Barn Lane

https://www.ukbutterflies.co.uk/species.php?species=argiolus
holly blue
Celastrina argiolus
 Holly Blue -
St Bernards Court, Lancing
5.4.2005
Holly Blue  Celastrina argiolus
 Holly Blue - female
Wingspan:  30  mm
Larval foodplant
1st brood : Holly or Dogwood, Spindle Gorse, Bramble, Raspberry, Hop
2nd brood : Ivy
Holly Blue
Celastrina argiolus
Holly Blue
Lancing Ring Meadows
25.5.2004


Holly Blue
Celastrina argiolus
  Holly Blue
18.05.2023
Small Copper Lysaena phlaeas           
Small Copper
Wingspan:  25 mm
recorded :
site: Meadows, Lancing Ring

https://www.ukbutterflies.co.uk/species.php?species=phlaeas


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