TRANSYLVANIA

TRANSYLVANIA, July 2011, with David Dennis and Ian Thompson ferried spectacularly from site to site by Lajos Nemeth 

Papilio machaon gorganus
Papilio machaon gorganus

Swallowtail, 6 August

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Papilio machaon gorganus
Papilio machaon gorganus

Swallowtails, 3 August

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Iphiclides podalirius
Iphiclides podalirius

Scarce Swallowtail, 29 July

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Torocko hillside, early morning mist on 30 July

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Artogeia ergane
Artogeia ergane

Mountain Small White, 1 August - major doubt!

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Colias myrmidone
Colias myrmidone

Danube Clouded Yellow, female on Knapweed and a male of Colias hyale or alfacariensis in flight, 3 August

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Colias myrmidone
Colias myrmidone

Danube Clouded Yellow, 3 August

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Colias myrmidone
Colias myrmidone

Danube Clouded Yellow, 3 August

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Colias myrmidone
Colias myrmidone

Danube Clouded Yellows, 4 August

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Colias myrmidone var alba
Colias myrmidone var alba

Danube Clouded Yellow, 27 July

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Colias hyale/alfacariensis
Colias hyale/alfacariensis

Pale, or Berger's, Clouded Yellow, 29 July

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Colias crocea
Colias crocea

Clouded Yellow, 31 July

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Leptidea sinapis
Leptidea sinapis

Wood White, 29 July

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Leptidea morsei (or juvernica)
Leptidea morsei (or juvernica)

Fenton's Wood White or possibly a Cryptic Wood White, Leptidea juvernica, 3 August

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Lycaena phlaeas
Lycaena phlaeas

Small Copper, 5 August

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Lycaena dispar
Lycaena dispar

Large Copper, 30 July

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Lycaena virgaureae
Lycaena virgaureae

Scarce Copper, 5 August

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Lycaena virgaureae
Lycaena virgaureae

Scarce Copper, female, 6 August

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Lycaena virgaureae
Lycaena virgaureae

Scarce Copper, 4 August

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Lycaena tityrus
Lycaena tityrus

Sooty Copper, 28 July

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Lycaena tityrus
Lycaena tityrus

Sooty Copper, female, 28 July

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Lycaena thersamon
Lycaena thersamon

Lesser Fiery Copper, 30 July

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Lycaena thersamon
Lycaena thersamon

Lesser Fiery Copper, female, 30 July

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Lycaena thersamon
Lycaena thersamon

Lesser Fiery Copper, 30 July

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Lycaena thersamon
Lycaena thersamon

Lesser Fiery Copper, 30 July

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Cupido argiades
Cupido argiades

Short-tailed Blue, 30 July

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Cupido alcetas
Cupido alcetas

Provencal Short-tailed Blue, 31 July

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Cupido osiris
Cupido osiris

Osiris Blue?, 28 July

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Cupido osiris
Cupido osiris

Osiris Blue?, 28 July

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Cupido osiris
Cupido osiris

Osiris Blue?, 28 July

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Cupido osiris
Cupido osiris

Osiris Blue?, 28 July

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Cupido osiris
Cupido osiris

Osiris Blue?, 2 August

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Phengaris arion
Phengaris arion

Large Blue, 28 July

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Phengaris arion
Phengaris arion

Large Blue, 29 July

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Pseudophilotes vicrama
Pseudophilotes vicrama

Eastern Baton Blue, 29 July

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Pseudophilotes vicrama
Pseudophilotes vicrama

Eastern Baton Blue, 29 July

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Scolitantides orion
Scolitantides orion

Chequered Blue, 28 July

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Plebejus argus
Plebejus argus

Silver-studded Blue, 28 July

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Plebejus argus
Plebejus argus

Silver-studded Blue, 28 July

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Plebejus argus
Plebejus argus

Silver-studded Blue, 1 August

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Plebejus argus
Plebejus argus

Silver-studded Blue, 1 August

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Plebeejus argus
Plebeejus argus

Silver-studded Blue, 1 August

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Plebejus argyrognomon
Plebejus argyrognomon

Reverdin's Blue, female, 1 August

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Plebejus argyrognomon
Plebejus argyrognomon

Reverdin's Blue, 1 August

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Eumedonia eumedon
Eumedonia eumedon

Geranium Argus, 30 July

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Agrodiaetus thersites
Agrodiaetus thersites

Chapman's Blue, female, 1 August

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