Brown Argus*

Aricia agestis (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)

Brown Argus*
ORDER

Lepidoptera

FAMILY

Lycaenidae (Hairstreaks, coppers, and blues)

TYPE

Butterflies

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Woodland, Grassland

Larvae feed on annual foodplants, mainly dove’s-foot crane’s-bill and common stork’s-bill

Coming soon

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LATIN NAME

Aricia agestis

Size (MM)

Wingspan 29mm

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Ringlet

Butterflies

Clouded Yellow

Butterflies

Marbled White

Butterflies