Marbled White & Bandied Blue

Time on the riverbank is always a pleasure and on an evening stroll through the meadows and paths that follow the River Rib last evening we were accompanied by clouds of butterflies – Marbled White, Meadow Brown, Ringlets and the occasional Cinnabar Moth to add a flash of red to…

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Marbled White

This rather magnificent Marbled White caught my eye this morning on my way to work so I had to stop to take a closer look.  The species has a curiously restricted range. As my RSNC Guide to British Butterflies explains there are a small group of colonies in the Yorkshire…

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