2014

NJ3265 : Small Blue Butterfly (Cupido minimus)

taken 10 years ago, near to Kingston, Moray, Scotland

Small Blue Butterfly (Cupido minimus)
Small Blue Butterfly (Cupido minimus)
Britain's smallest butterfly, and one of the rarer species. This is a male, with a sprinkling of blue scales on his upper wings catching the light.

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This photo is linked from: Articles: · Images shortlisted for POTY, 2014 · Native Butterflies of Britain and Ireland Galleries: · Butterflies of the British Isles Automatic Clusters: · Butterfly [4] ·
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NJ3265, 128 images   (more nearby 🔍)
Photographer
Anne Burgess   (more nearby)
Date Taken
Monday, 2 June, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 8 June, 2014
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 3296 6571 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:40.5741N 3:7.5423W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 3296 6571
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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