NJ8267 : Common Blue Butterfly (Polyommatus icarus)

taken 6 years ago, near to Crovie, Aberdeenshire, Great Britain

Common Blue Butterfly (Polyommatus icarus)
Common Blue Butterfly (Polyommatus icarus)
Believe it or not, it is a Blue! Female Blue butterflies are often brown in colour. There was no shortage of Common Blues, but they wouldn't stay still long enough for a decent photograph.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Anne Burgess 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
NJ8267, 53 images   (more nearby search)
  (find more nearby)
Date Taken
Friday, 25 July, 2014   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 29 July, 2014
Geographical Context
Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 8241 6716 [10m precision]
WGS84: 57:41.6352N 2:17.8036W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NJ 8241 6716
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

Other Tags
Butterfly  Butterflies  Insects  Insect 

Click a tag, to view other nearby images.

Image classification(about): Supplemental image
This page has been viewed about 101 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Google MapsExternal link · Bing MapsExternal link · Geograph Coverage Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
thumbs up icon
You are not logged in login | register