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…

Comma butterfly

Comma butterfly

Polygonia c-album (comma) is a food generalist (polyphagous) butterfly species belonging to the family Nymphalidae. The angular notches on the…

Dark clouded yellow

Dark clouded yellow

Colias croceus is a small butterfly of the Pieridae family, that is, the yellows and whites. In India and nearby…