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.




© Jim Reed
Sighting Times
Early Summer.


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