Queen of Spain Fritillary Peacock Scotch Argus Green Hairstreak Swallowtail


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Invertebrates                                                                                                                                Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary sketch 

Butterflies and dragonflies are my next major interest after birds. The following pages provide my checklists of these groups in Ayrshire, information on their distribution and the best sites to observe them in the county.

 Essex Skipper



Grasshoppers, Crickets & Bush-crickets of Purfleet & Rainham (Atlas)




Ladybirds (Coccinellidae) in construction


Other insects


The Butterflies of Ayrshire


The Dragonflies of Ayrshire


Where to Observe Butterflies and Dragonflies in Ayrshire


Ayrshire Butterfly Reports



Short-winged Conehead (Conocephalus dorsalis)  Fraser Simpson





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