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Northern Brown Argus Very active colony (50+ seen) on this nature reserve as the sun came out in the afternoon Aricia artaxerxes,Cumbria,Northern brown argus,Smardale Click/tap to enlarge PromotedCountry intro

Northern Brown Argus

Very active colony (50+ seen) on this nature reserve as the sun came out in the afternoon

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  1. Brilliant shot. So clear Posted 15 days ago
    1. Thanks Niel, they're fluttery little suckers!! Posted 15 days ago

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The northern brown argus (Aricia artaxerxes) is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. It is found throughout much of the Palearctic ecozone.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by NattyOne
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By NattyOne

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Uploaded Jun 9, 2020. Captured Jun 8, 2020 14:53.
  • Canon EOS 7D Mark II
  • f/8.0
  • 1/1024s
  • ISO1250
  • 60mm