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YEAR LIST 2018  (including indications of new species)

 
For commentaries and photos on my butterfly hunting excursions this year, click on the following: Excursion notes 2018
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2018SPECIESLOCATION
06.01.18.1Red Admiral, Vanessa AtalantaSonnino, Lazio, Italy
16.02.18.2Small Tortoiseshell, Aglais urticaePomarolo, Trentino. Italy
24.02.18.3Nettle-tree butterfly, Libythea celtisNomi, Trentino, Italy
24.02.18.4Brimstone, Gonepteryx rhamniNomi, Trentino, Italy
16.03.18.5Large Tortoiseshell, Nymphalis ioPomarolo, Trentino, Italy
16.03.18.6Comma, polygonia c-albumPomarolo, Trentino, Italy
02.04.18.7Painted Lady, Vanessa carduiSonnino, Lazio, Italy
02.04.18.8Wall Brown, Lassiommata megeraSonnino, Lazio, Italy
02.04.18.9Cleopatra, Gonepteryx cleopatraSonnino, Lazio, Italy
02.04.18.10Orange Tip, Anthocharis cardominesSonnino, Lazio, Italy
02.04.18.11Green Hairstreak, Callophrys rubiSonnino, Lazio, Italy
07.04.18.12Green-veined White, Pieris napiPomarolo, Trentino, Italy
10.04.18.13Scarce Swallowtail, Iphiclides podalirius Pomarolo, Trentino, Italy
19.04.18.14Holly Blue, Celestrina argiolusPomarolo, Trentino, Italy
22.04.18.15Wood White, Leptidea sinapisDietro Beseno, Trentino, Italy
22.04.18.16Grizzled Skipper, Pyrgus malvaeDietro Beseno, Trentino, Italy
22.04.18.17Dingy Skipper,  Erynnis tagesDietro Beseno, Trentino, Italy
22.04.18.18Speckled Wood, Parage aegeriaDietro Beseno, Trentino, Italy
22.04.18.19Small Blue, Cupido minimusDietro Beseno, Trentino, Italy
28.04.1820Mallow Skipper, Carcharodus alceaePomarolo, Trentino, Italy.
30.04.18.21Small White, Artogeia rapaeColli Berici, Vicenza, Italy
30.04.18.22Small Copper, Lycaena phlaeasColli Berici, Vicenza, Italy
30.04.18.23Duke of Burgundy Fritillary, Hamearis lucinaColli Berici, Vicenza, Italy
30.04.18.24Common Blue, Polyommatus icarusColli Berici, Vicenza, Italy
30.04.18.25Weaver's Fritillary, Clossiana diaColli Berici, Vicenza, Italy
30.04.18.26Adonis Blue, Polyommatus bellargusColli Berici, Vicenza, Italy
30.04.18.27Reverdin's Blue or Idas Blue Colli Berici, Vicenza, Italy
30.04.18.28Swallowtail, Papilio machaonColli Berici, Vicenza, Italy
06.05.18.29Provencal Short-tailed Blue, Cupido alcetasSan Colombano, Rovereto, Italy
06.05.18.30Chequered Blue, Scolitantides orionSan Colombano, Rovereto, Italy
06.05.18.31Small Heath, Coenonympha pamphilusSan Colombano, Rovereto, Italy
06.05.18.32Brown Argus, Aricia agestisSan Colombano, Rovereto, Italy
06.05.18.33Berger's Clouded Yellow, Colias alfacariensisSan Colombano, Rovereto, Italy
12.05.18.34Spotted Fritillary, Meltitaea didymaI laghetti, Rovereto, Italy
18.05.18.35Silver-studded Blue, Plebejus argusServis, Pomarolo, Italy
18.05.18.36Black-veined White, Aporia crataegiServis, Pomarolo, Italy
18.05.18.37Glanville Fritillary, Melitaea cinxiaServis, Pomarolo, Italy
18.05.18.38Green-underside Blue, Glaucopsyche alexisServis, Pomarolo, Italy
18.05.18.39Queen of Spain Fritillary, Issoria lathonia Servis, Pomarolo, Italy
18.05.1840Chapman's Blue, Agrodiaetus thersitesServis, Pomarolo, Italy
18.05.18.41Sooty copper,  Lycaena tityrusServis, Pomarolo, Italy
20.05.18.42Pearl-bordered Fritillary, Clossiana euphrosyneCimana di Pomarolo, Italy
26.05.18.43Large Wall Brown, Lasiommata maeraMonte Stivo, Trentino
26.05.18.44De Prunner's Ringlet, Erebia triariaMonte Stivo, Trentino
26.05.18.45Woodland Ringlet, Erebia medusaMonte Stivo, Trentino
02.06.18.46Clouded Apollo, Parnassius mnemosynePasso Borcola, Trentino
02.06.18.47Large White, Pieris brassicaePasso Borcola, Trentino
02.06.18.48Clouded Yellow, Colias croceaPasso Borcola, Trentino
02.06.18.49Geranium argus, Aricia eumedonMonte Finonchio, Rovereto, Trentino
02.06.18.50Northern Wall Brown, Lasiommata petropolitanaMonte Finonchio, Rovereto, Trentino
08.06.18.51Peacock, Inachis ioGrumello, Lombardy
10.06.18.52Meadow Brown, Maniola jurtinaServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
10.06.18.53Safflower Skipper, Pyrgus carthamiServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
10.06.18.54Blue-spot Hairstreak, Satyrium spiniServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
10.06.18.55Ilex Hairstreak, Satyrium ilicisServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
10.06.18.56Large Skipper, Ochlodes venatusServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
10.06.18.57Essex Skipper, Thymelicus lineolaServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
10.06.18.58Heath Fritillary, Mellicta athaliaServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
10.06.18.59Dark Green Fritillary, Argynnis aglajaServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
10.06.18.60Silver-washed Fritillary, Argynnis paphia Servis, Pomarolo, Trentino
10.06.18.61Marbled Fritillary, Brenthis daphneServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
10.06.18.62Marbled White, Melanargia galatheaServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
15.06.18.63Mazarin Blue, Cyaniris semiargusVal di Rabbi, Trentino
15.06.18.64Alpine Heath, Coenonympha gardettaVal di Rabbi, Trentino
15.06.18.65Chequered Skipper, Carterocephalus palaemonVal di Rabbi, Trentino
15.06.18.66Dewy Ringlet, Erebia pandroseVal di Rabbi, Trentino
15.06.18.67Shepherds Fritillary, Boloria palesVal di Rabbi, Trentino
17.06.18.68Twin-spot Fritillary, Brenthis hecateServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
17.06.18.69High Brown Fritillary, Argynnis adippeServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
17.06.18.70Pearly Heath, Coenonympha arcaniaServis, Pomarolo, Trentino
24.06.18.71Ringlet, Aphantopus hyperantusLa Guardia, Trentino
24.06.18.72Woodland Brown, Lopinga achineLa Guardia, Trentino
24.06.18.73Poplar Admiral, Limenitis populi,Monte Finonchio, Rovereto, Trentino
26.06.18;74Amanda's Blue, Polyommatus amandusMonte Pasubio , Rovereto, Trentino
29.06.18.75White Admiral, Limenitis camillaMaso Naranch, Mori, Trentino
30.06.18. 76Eastern Bath White, Pontia edusaVilla Lagarina, Trentino.
05.06.18.77Woodland Grayling, Hipparchia fagiCastel Beseno, Trentino
09.07.18.78Purpled-Edged Copper, Lycaena hippothoeVal di Rabbi, Trentino,
09.07.18.79Lesser Mountain Ringlet, Erebia melampusVal di Rabbi, Trentino
09.07.18.80Small Pearl-bordered Fritillary, Clossiana seleneVal di Rabbi, Trentino,
09.07.18.81Large Blue, Phengaris arionVal di rabbi, Trentino.
09.07.18.82Thor's Fritillary, Clossiana thoreVal di Rabbi, Trentino,
09.07.18.83Titania's Fritillary, Clossiana titaniaVal di Rabbi, Trentino
09.07.18.84Apollo, Parnassius apolloVal di Rabbi, Trentino
09.07.18.85Almond-eyed Ringlet, Erebia alberganusVal di Rabbi, Trentino
16.07.18.86Short-tailed Blue, Cupido argiadesChiusole, Trentino
20.07.18.87Common Glider, Neptis rivularisZagreb, Croatia
20.07.18.88Lesser Purple Emperor, Apatura iliaZagreb, Croatia
20.07.18.89Southern White Admiral, Limenitis reductaZagreb, Croatia
22.07.1890Common Brassy Ringlet, Erebia cassioidesMadonna di Campiglio, Trentino
22.07.18.91Mnestra Ringlet, Erebia mnestraMadonna di Campiglio, Trentino
26.07.18.92Southern Comma, Polygonia egeaOrvieto,
26.07.18.93Tree Grayling, Neohipparchia statilinusSonnino, Lazio
26.07.18.94Southern Gatekeeper, Pyronia ceciliaSonnino, Lazio
31.07.18.95Long-tailed Blue, Lampides boeticusFossanaova, Lazio
09.08.18.96Silver-spotted Skipper, Hesperia commaSonnino, Lazio
09.08.18.97Grayling, Hipparchia semeleSonnino, Lazio
09.08.18.98Knapweed Fritillary, Melitaea phoebeSonnino, Lazio
09.08.18.99Chalkhill Blue, Polyommatus coridonSonnino, Lazio
09.08.18.89bSouthern White Admiral, Limenitis reductaSonnino, Lazio
30.08.18.100Lang's Short-tailed Blue, Leptotes pirithousCostacciaro, Umbria.
30.08.18.88bLesser purple Emperor, Apatura iliaCostacciaro, Umbria
10.09.18.101Camberwell Beauty, Nymphalis antiopaVal Breguzzo, Trentino
10.09.18.102Marbled Ringlet, Erebia montanaVal Breguzzo, Trentino
10.09.18.103Water Ringlet, Erebia pronoeVal Breguzzo, Trentino
10.09.18.104Scotch Argus, Erebia aethiopsVal Breguzzo, Trentino

For a similar month-by-month list of sightings of butterflies in Switzerland, please click on this link to Guy Padfield's fantastic website. http://www.guypadfield.com/butterflyyear.html

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