Description
The ringlet is a very dark brown with one or two black eye-spot markings on each wing. The underside is dark brown with several yellow-ringed black eye-spots. Both the male and the female are alike.

 

Ringlet (Aphantopus hyperantus)

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Where to sight species

This butterfly can be in open woodland, damp meadows, hegerows and bramble.

 

Cranmore.

 

© Jim Reed
Sighting Times
Early Summer.

 

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