During my walks this summer I have encountered lots of wonderful wildlife but if you were to ask me what I recall most about summer wildlife in my childhood.
It would have to be..... butterflies.
Speckled Wood (Pararge aegeria)
Meadow Brown (Maniola jurtina) Male
Gatekeeper (Pyronia tithonus)
White-letter Hairstreak (Satyrium w-album)
Comma (Polygonia c-album)
Meadow Brown (Maniola jurtina) Female