Scotch Argus Erebia aethiops (Esper)

 

Widespread throughout much of Scotland. Two sites in Westmorland, England.

Damp grassland in and around woodlands and bogs.

Purple Moor-grass and Blue Moor-grass.

Usually late July to early September.




2017.08.15 Cumbria Arnside Knott 26 Cumbria BC
2017.08.15 Cumbria Smardale Gill 160 Cumbria BC
2017.08.13 Cumbria Smardale Gill 150 Cumbria BC
2017.08.10 Cumbria Smardale Gill 100 Cumbria BC
2017.08.10 Cumbria Ravenstonedale (layby nr village sign)  5 Cumbria BC
2017.08.08 Nairnshire Locality not cited 10 UK Butterflies
2017.08.08 Cumbria Smardale Gill 105 Cumbria BC
2017.08.08 Cumbria Newbiggin on Lune 2 Cumbria BC
2017.08.08 Cumbria Arnside Knott 6 Cumbria BC
2017.08.05 Roxburghshire Eildon Hills 1 East Scotland BC 
2017.08.01 Cumbria Smardale Gill 92 Cumbria BC
2017.07.30 Cumbria Arnside Knott 10 Cumbria BC
2017.07.25 Cumbria Arnside Knott 6 Cumbria BC
2017.07.24 Cumbria Arnside Knott 30 Cumbria BC
2017.07.23 Cumbria Arnside Knott 3 Cumbria BC
2017.07.13 Cumbria Arnside Knott 1 Cumbria BC