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HOLLY BLUE

BUTTERFLY

Celastrina argiolus

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7th June 2007. Photo: © Phil And Ann Farrer
The only Blue likely to be seen in the UK is Holly Blue.


7th June 2007. Photo: © Phil And Ann Farrer
Has scattered oblong black markings on underside of both wings only and no orange markings - both of which together differentiates it from most other Blues apart from Small Blue.


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  Celastrina argiolus  ⇐ Global Aspect ⇒ Lycaenidae  

HOLLY BLUE

BUTTERFLY

Celastrina argiolus

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