TQ5781 : Large Skipper

taken 6 years ago, near to South Ockendon, Thurrock, Great Britain

Large Skipper
Large Skipper
This butterfly folds its wings in a manner not shown in my identification manuals. I am fairly sure of my id due to a picture in "Explore Wild Essex" the nature reserves manual for the county. The Large skipper Ochlodes sylvanus LinkExternal link flies June-August and is normally found in grassland
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Glyn Baker and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
TQ5781, 93 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Saturday, 4 August, 2012   (more nearby)
Monday, 6 August, 2012
Geographical Context
Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Butterfly   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 5754 8178 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.7791N 0:16.1359E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 5754 8178
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 16 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register