2021 in chronological order

Boloria euphrosyne
Boloria euphrosyne

Pearl-bordered Fritillary, Rewell Wood, Arundel, Sussex, 7 May - and location of the following 8 images

roosting on Sweet Chestnut stem

Recent coppicing of Sweet Chestnut on a 21-year cycle

bundles of wood for use as biofuel

Zootoca vivipara
Zootoca vivipara

Common Lizard, one of several seen at Rewell Wood

Hamearis lucina
Hamearis lucina

Duke of Burgundy, Incombe Hole, Ivinghoe, 27 April

Hamearis lucina
Hamearis lucina

Duke of Burgundy, Incombe Hole, Ivinghoe, 27 April

Callophrys rubi
Callophrys rubi

Green Hairstreak, Incombe Hole, Ivinghoe, 27 April

Celastrina argiolus
Celastrina argiolus

Holly Blue, male, Gubblecote, 23 April

Celastrina argiolus
Celastrina argiolus

Holly Blue , underside of the previously shown male

Lycia hirtaria
Lycia hirtaria

Brindled Beauty, trapped at Gubblecote, 21 April

Pheosia tremula
Pheosia tremula

Swallow Prominent, Gubblecote, 21 April

Colocasia coryli
Colocasia coryli

Nut-tree Tussock, Gubblecote, 21 April

Colocasia coryli form melanotica
Colocasia coryli form melanotica

Nut-tree Tussock, Gubblecote, 21 April

Xylocampa areola
Xylocampa areola

Early Grey, found resting on upstairs window at Gubblecote, 17 April

Xylocampa areola
Xylocampa areola

Early Grey, as shown in the previous photo, 17 April

Eupithecia abbreviata
Eupithecia abbreviata

Brindled Pug, Gubblecote, 1 April

Lycia hirtaria
Lycia hirtaria

Brindled Beauty, Gubblecote, 1 April

Cerastis rubricosa
Cerastis rubricosa

Red Chestnut, Gubblecote, 1 April

Orthosia cruda
Orthosia cruda

Small Quaker, Gubblecote, 1 April

Aglais io
Aglais io

Peacock, fresh from hibernation, Incombe Hole, Ivinghoe, Bucks, 31 March

Orhtosia cerasi
Orhtosia cerasi

Common Quaker, Gubblecote, 18 March

Orthosia cerasi
Orthosia cerasi

Common Quaker, Gubblecote, 18 March

Orthosia gothica
Orthosia gothica

Hebrew Character, Gubblecote, 18 March

Agriopis leucophaearia
Agriopis leucophaearia

Spring Usher, trapped at Cholesbury, Buckinghamshire on 11 January (photo David Dennis)