Description
This butterfly is dark brown with orange brown spots. It has one eye-spot on the forewings and several on the hindwings. The underside is pale brown with smaller eye-spots. The female is paler than the male.

 

Wall Brown (Lasiommata megera)

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Where to sight species

Prefers heathland, grasslands and open woodland. Can also be seen in the garden.

 

Nettlecombe.

 

 

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Sighting Times
Early Spring to Late Summer.

 

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