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Adonis Blue

Photograph by: 
Peter Orchard

A brilliantly coloured blue butterfly, rare in the United Kingdom as a whole but quite common in parts of Dorset.


 

Common Name Adonis Blue
Scientific Name Lysandra bellargus
Species Group Lycaenid Butterflies Blues and Hairstreaks
Status
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4
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The records for this species have been organised into reports, charts, maps and photos. Click a pic below to see the detail:

Notebook Distribution Map Sites List Some Charts Some Photographs Recent Records Guidance Notes

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Lycaenid Butterflies Blues and Hairstreaks