CUMBRIA, July 2020, with David Dennis and generously shown around by BC's Chris Winnick. The main target, Mountain Ringlet, remained elusive!
Oligia fasciunculaMiddle-barred Minor, unusual to be flying in the sunshine, and taking nectar from thyme at the lakeside on 6 July
Kidsty How and Pike, far lefta 1,600' climb to one of the Cumbrian sites for the Mountain Ringlet - but no sun = no sightings. Good exercise though!
Argynnis adippeHigh Brown Fritillary, one of Britain's rarer butterflies, this one having seen better days