Common brimstone

Common brimstone

Scientific name: gonepteryx rhamni Italian name: cedronella     All the photos are avaiable for download in full size and…

Lycaena tytirus

Lycaena tytirus

Scientific name: lycaena tytirus All the photos are avaiable for download in full size and with no watermark. Open the…

Trivia

Trivia

Scientific name: melitaea trivia

European peacock

European peacock

Scientific name: Inachis Io Italian name: Vanessa Io, Occhio di Pavone  

Common blue

Common blue

Scientific name: polyommatus icarus Nome italiano: icaro, argo azzurro

Marbled white

Marbled white

The marbled white was called “Our Half-mourner” by James Petiver (1717), “The Marmoris” by Benjamin Wilkes and “The Marmoress” by…

Meadow brown

Meadow brown

  The meadow brown (Maniola jurtina) is a butterfly found in the Palearctic realm. Its range includes Europe south of…