Grizzled Skipper Pyrgus malvae (Linn.)


Widespread but very localized, mainly in S England. Scarce in Wales and NE England.

Open, sunny areas on calcareous soils in a variety of habitat types.

Mainly Agrimony, Creeping Cinquefoil and Wild Strawberry.

Usually late April to mid-June. Occasional second emergence in August.

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