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Old Sunday 10th August 2014, 10:36   #1
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Butterfly West Coast Scotland

Hi

Can anyone ID this small butterfly seen in Ayrshire, Scotland, this month?

Poor quality pic - sorry.

I wondered about a Holly Blue, but I don't think they appear in Scotland.

Thank you

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Old Sunday 10th August 2014, 11:07   #2
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It's certainly a darn good match for Holly Blue, but as you say they don't hang around in your parts!
Interesting, as I don't see anything else it could be. Expert advice needed, methinks!
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Old Sunday 10th August 2014, 12:01   #3
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Yes it's a female Holly Blue, they have been recorded in the Lothians and Dumfries & Galloway regions in the past.


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