Steven Cheshire's British Butterflies
British Butterflies: Species: European Species: Species Account - The Blue Spot Hairstreak:
Blue Spot Hairstreak
Satyrium spini (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)
Blue Spot Hairstreak
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Nomenclature
Insecta: Lepidoptera : Family Lycaenidae : Subfamily : Genus Satyrium: Species spini:
Description
Habitat
Other notes
Wingspan
-mm
 
Larval foodplants
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Photographs of the Blue Spot Hairstreak
Image ID BB1640 - Blue Spot Hairstreak - © Debbie Cheshire
Blue Spot Hairstreak male (imago)
BB1640 ©
Image ID BB1318 - Blue Spot Hairstreak - © Steven Cheshire
Blue Spot Hairstreak male (imago)
BB1318 ©
Image ID BB1317 - Blue Spot Hairstreak - © Steven Cheshire
Blue Spot Hairstreak male (imago)
BB1317 ©
Image ID BB929 - Blue Spot Hairstreak - © Steven Cheshire
Blue Spot Hairstreak unknown (imago)
BB929 ©
Image ID BB928 - Blue Spot Hairstreak - © Steven Cheshire
Blue Spot Hairstreak unknown (imago)
BB928 ©
Image ID BB927 - Blue Spot Hairstreak - © Steven Cheshire
Blue Spot Hairstreak unknown (imago)
BB927 ©
Image ID BB926 - Blue Spot Hairstreak - © Steven Cheshire
Blue Spot Hairstreak unknown (imago)
BB926 ©
Image ID BB925 - Blue Spot Hairstreak - © Steven Cheshire
Blue Spot Hairstreak unknown (imago)
BB925 ©
Image ID BB924 - Blue Spot Hairstreak - © Steven Cheshire
Blue Spot Hairstreak unknown (imago)
BB924 ©
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