|This butterfly is dark brown with one eye-spot on each forewing. The female is marked with orange-brown. The underside is a light brown with a paler band towards the edge.|
|Meadow Brown (Maniola jurtina)|
Top side of Male
|Where to sight species|
Meadows, open woodland, forest edges, gardens.
Alverstone, Cranmore, Nettlecombe
|Late Spring to Late Summer.|