|www. BUTTERFLIES IN ITALY .com|
|By ROBIN FOX|
|A website with over 700 photographs of Italian butterflies taken by the author.||Un sito web con pił di 700 immagini di farfalle italiane fotografate dall'autore.|
|Links Page||Year Lists||Species List - Scientific||Species List - English||Excursion Notes||Next »|
|Author: contact||HOMEPAGE - Traduzione in italiano||HOMEPAGE - Ubersetzung auf Deutsch||Moths / Non-Italian butterflies|
|Click on 'Species List - Scientific'
to see the Latin names of the butterflies listed in
their family groups in the taxonomic order
used by most butterfly guides. By clicking on the name of the species that you want
to see, the corresponding page of photographs will
Click on 'Species List - English' to see the English names listed in alphabetical order. By clicking on the name of the species that you want to see, the corresponding page of photographs will open.
Click on 'Next' on each page to take you through all the pages in the site in the same order as the scientific list of species.
Click on 'Previous' to take you back to the previous page.
Click on 'Year Lists' to see list of species seen and identified this year, plus indications of new species pages..
Click on 'Excursion notes' to read accounts of my excursions and see other, higher-resolution photos of butterflies, other fauna and the places visited.
|About the web-site: I have been fascinated by butterflies since I was a child and having
recently acquired a digital camera I decided to take up
photographing these beautiful insects. By publishing my photos on this
website I hope to share my hobby with other people who may be
Most of the photos are of butterflies found in Trentino in the north of Italy, where I currently live, so the web-site should probably be called "Butterflies in Trentino" rather than "Butterflies in Italy", but I thought that this title would be too restrictive in the long-term.
The species included here are by no means all the varieties that can be found locally - I hope to come across many more of the less common ones and add them to the site little-by-little. I have had a few problems in accurately identifying some of the species photographed. If you spot a mistake, please let me know, so I can correct the error.
|© All of the content and photos contained in this website are copyright and express permission must be obtained from Robin Fox if you wish to copy or use the images in any way.|
|By clicking on the 'Links Page' at the top of this page, you can find several more links to other good butterfly sites which are well-worth looking at.|