ITALIAN ALPS, Stelvio National Park, 11 - 18 July 2017 with Alan Bernard based in Santa Caterina Valfurva

ITALIAN ALPS, Stelvio National Park, the annual trip with Alan Bernard in July 2017

Parnassius phoebus
Parnassius phoebus

Small Apollo, Gavia Pass

Parnassius phoebus
Parnassius phoebus

Small Apollo, Gavia Pass

Parnassius phoebus
Parnassius phoebus

Small Apollo, female, Val Viola

Aporia crataegi
Aporia crataegi

Black-veined White, Oga, near Bormio

Pieris rapae
Pieris rapae

Small White, Oga, near Bormio

Pieris rapae
Pieris rapae

Small White, Santa Caterina Valfurva

Artogeia ergane
Artogeia ergane

Mountain Green-veined White, a bit worse for wear, Santa Caterina Valfurva

Artogeia ergane
Artogeia ergane

Mountain Green-veined White, Gavia Pass

Colias phicomone
Colias phicomone

Mountain Clouded Yellow, Stelvio Pass

Colias phicomone
Colias phicomone

Mountain Clouded Yellow, Stelvio Pass

Colias phicomone
Colias phicomone

Mountain Clouded Yellow, Stelvio Pass

Colias palaeno
Colias palaeno

Moorland Clouded Yellow, Gavia Pass

Gonepteryx rhamni
Gonepteryx rhamni

Brimstone, male, Massaniga near Bormio

Leptidea sinapis
Leptidea sinapis

Wood White, Santa Caterina Valfurva

Lycaena virgaurae
Lycaena virgaurae

Scarce Copper, male, Santa Caterina Valfurga

Lycaena vigaureae
Lycaena vigaureae

Scarce Copper, female, Santa Caterina Valfurva

Lycaena virgaurae
Lycaena virgaurae

Scarce Copper, female, slight variant, Santa Caterina Valfurga

Lycaena hippothoe
Lycaena hippothoe

Purple-edged Copper, Stelvio Pass

Lycaena hippothoe
Lycaena hippothoe

Purple-edged Copper, Stelvio Pass

Cupido minimus
Cupido minimus

Small Blue, female, Stelvio Pass

Maculinea arion
Maculinea arion

Large Blue, Val Viola

Plebejus argus
Plebejus argus

Silver-studded Blue, male, Gavia Pass

Plebejus argus
Plebejus argus

Silver-studded Blue, Oga

Plebejus argus
Plebejus argus

Silver-studded Blue, female, Oga

Plebejus idas
Plebejus idas

Idas Blue, near Malegno, Val Camonica

Eumedonia eumedon
Eumedonia eumedon

Geranium Argus, female, Rif Stella Alpina, Santa Caterina Valfurva

Aricia artaxerxes
Aricia artaxerxes

Mountain Argus, Santa Caterina Valfurva

Aricia artaxerxes
Aricia artaxerxes

Mountain Argus, Val Viola

Aricia artaxerxes (centre)
Aricia artaxerxes (centre)

Mountain Argus with Glandon Blue - Agriades glandon (below) and Small Blue - Cupido minimus - in the Gavia Pass

Albulina orbitulus
Albulina orbitulus

Alpine Blue, Stelvio Pass

Albulina orbitulus
Albulina orbitulus

Alpine Blue, Val Viola

Agriades glandon
Agriades glandon

Glandon Blue, female, Stelvio Pass

Agriades glandon
Agriades glandon

Glandon Blue, female, Stelvio Pass

Agriades glandon
Agriades glandon

Glandon Blue, males, Gavia Pass

Agriades glandon
Agriades glandon

Glandon Blue, Gavia Pass

Cyaniris semiargus
Cyaniris semiargus

Mazarine Blue, Santa Caterina Valfurva

Cyaniris semiargus
Cyaniris semiargus

Mazarine Blue, female, Santa Caterina Valfurva

Lysandra coridon
Lysandra coridon

Chalk-hill Blue, Val Viola

Lysandra coridon
Lysandra coridon

Chalk-hill Blue, Oga near Bormio

Lysandra coridon
Lysandra coridon

Chalk-hill Blue, Santa Caterina Valfurva

Lysandra coridon
Lysandra coridon

Chalk-hill Blue, Oga near Bormio

Lysandra bellargus
Lysandra bellargus

Adonis Blue, Val Viola

Polyommatus icarus
Polyommatus icarus

Common Blue, near Malegno, Val Camonica

Polyommatus eros
Polyommatus eros

Eros Blue, Stelvio Pass

Polyommatus eros
Polyommatus eros

Eros Blue, Stelvio Pass

Polyommatus eros
Polyommatus eros

Eros Blue, Stelvio Pass

Argynnis paphia
Argynnis paphia

Silver-washed Fritillary, female, form valesina, Riva di Solto, Lago d'Iseo

Argynnis paphia
Argynnis paphia

Silver-washed Fritillary, form valesina, Riva di Solto, Lago d'Iseo

Argynnis aglaja
Argynnis aglaja

Dark Green Fritillary, Oga

Argynnis adippe
Argynnis adippe

Dark Green Fritillary, female, Oga, near Bormio. Slightly concave forewing suggests High Brown Fritillary, but this species not was not otherwise seen.