The forewings are coppery-orange with dark brown edges and black spots, it's hindwings are dark brown with a copper band at the bottom edges. The underside is a pale geyish-brown with black spots.
|Small Copper (Lycaena phlaeas)|
|Where to sight species|
Sunny Meadows and forest clearings.
Alverstone Walk, Cowes, Hamstead.
|Early Spring to Early Autumn.|