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Camóg [IRL]

Gamma [F]

C-Falter [D]

Distribution Map (dark areas indicate presence) and Flight Times of this species - \nNB See General Information page for accuracy information

Woodlands, Gardens.

Rare. Sightings in North and South-east coast.


44-48mm (1.73 inches)
[Small Tortoiseshell 50mm]

There are only occassional sightings of this butterfly in Ireland, possible migrants from the UK.
It looks somewhat like a dull, ragged version of the Small Tortoiseshell.