SCOTLAND, 4 - 11 June 2017: Argyll and Bute with David Dennis

ARGYLL & BUTE, early June 2017. With David Dennis, and assisted by Tom Prescott, Senior Conservation Officer of BC Scotland

Meall Reamhar
Meall Reamhar

on the Kilmore to Connell road, 5 June

Pieris napi
Pieris napi

Green-veined White, female, Meall Reamhar, and the next two photos, 5 June

Pieris napi
Pieris napi

Green-veined White

Pieris napi
Pieris napi

Green-veined White, female, Meall Reamhar, east of Oban

Lochan
Lochan

down from Meall Remhar, 5 June

Lycaena phlaeas
Lycaena phlaeas

Small Copper, Glasdrum Wood, 7 June

Glasdrum Wood
Glasdrum Wood

near Loch Creran, 7 June

Boloria selene
Boloria selene

Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary, Meall Reamhar, east of Oban, 5 June

Boloria selene
Boloria selene

Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary, Meall Reamhar, a threatened site to the east of Oban

Boloria selene
Boloria selene

Small Pearl-bordered Fritillaries, Glasdrum Wood, 7 June

Boloria selene
Boloria selene

Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary, Glasdrum Wood, 7 June

Boloria selene
Boloria selene

Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary, Glasdrum Wood, 8 June

Castle Stalker
Castle Stalker

featured at the end of 'Monty Python and the Holy Grail', Loch Creagan, Appin, 7 June

Euphydryas aurinia
Euphydryas aurinia

Marsh Fritillary, Meall Reamhar east of Oban, 5 June

Euphydryas aurinia
Euphydryas aurinia

Marsh Fritillary, Meall Reamhar east of Oban

Euphydryas aurinia
Euphydryas aurinia

Marsh Fritillary, Meall Reamhar east of Oban

Euphydryas aurinia
Euphydryas aurinia

Marsh Fritillary, Meall Reamhar east of Oban

Euphydryas aurinia
Euphydryas aurinia

Marsh Fritillary, Inverfolla, near Creagan, 7 June

Lismore
Lismore

not the best day weather-wise but nevertheless a wonderful island, 9 June

Euphydryas aurinia
Euphydryas aurinia

Marsh Fritillary, rescued from certain death struggling in water beneath a cattle-grid near Port Ramsay, Lismore Island, 9 June

Philudoria potatoria
Philudoria potatoria

Drinker moth, female, Lismore, 9 June

Handsome ram
Handsome ram

keeping an eye on us, Lismore, 9 June

Glencoe
Glencoe

as seen from the Clachaig hotel and restaurant, late afternoon on 9 June

Coenonympha pamphilus
Coenonympha pamphilus

Small Heath, Meall Reamhar east of Oban, 5 June

Coenonympha pamphilus
Coenonympha pamphilus

Small Heath, Meall Reamhar east of Oban

Coenonympha pamphilus
Coenonympha pamphilus

Small Heath, on the descent of Ben Cruachan, 10 June

Allt Mhuic waterfall
Allt Mhuic waterfall

at the Butterfly Reserve, 11 June

Pararge aegeria
Pararge aegeria

Speckled Wood, Glasdrum Wood, 8 June

Cordulegaster boltonii
Cordulegaster boltonii

Common Goldenring, Allt Mhuic, 11 June

Carterocephalus palaemon
Carterocephalus palaemon

Chequered Skipper, female, Meall Reamhar, 5 June

Carterocephalus palaemon
Carterocephalus palaemon

Chequered Skipper, female, Glasdrum Wood, 7 June

Carterocephalus palaemon
Carterocephalus palaemon

Chequered Skipper, female (note the yellow on antennae for id), Glasdrum Wood, 7 June

Who needs the internet?!
Who needs the internet?!

Old Pines restaurant, Spean Bridge, Fort William, 11 June