The Children s Butterfly Site The egg is a tiny, round, oval, or cylindrical object, usually with fine ribs and other microscopic structures The female attaches the egg to leaves, stems, or other objects, usually on or near the intended caterpillar food. British Butterflies A Photographic Guide by Steven Cheshire British Butterflies Online Store A great range of butterfly and wildlife related products, from books and id guides to breeding cages and original art are now available in our online store.Each purchase supports the continued development of this web site as a free resource for all. Butterfly Butterflies are insects in the macrolepidopteran clade Rhopalocera from the order Lepidoptera, which also includes moths.Adult butterflies have large, often brightly coloured wings, and conspicuous, fluttering flight The group comprises the large superfamily Papilionoidea, which contains at least one former group, the skippers formerly the superfamily Hesperioidea and the most recent British Butterflies A Photographic Guide by Steven Cheshire Distribution The Comma is a relatively common species in England an Wales becoming less common further north towards the edge of its range around northern England. Glasgow SW Scotland Branch of Butterfly Conservation Glasgow and SW Scotland Branch of Butterfly Conservation Conserving and Recording the butterflies moths of SW Scotland The Glasgow SW Scotland branch area now has species of butterfly after the recent arrival from England of the Small Essex Skippers and the reintroduction of the Small Blue. UK Butterflies Heath Fritillary Melitaea athalia The Heath Fritillary is one of our rarest butterflies and was considered to be on the brink of extinction in the late s Strange as it may sound, the extinction of the Large Blue in was to work in favour of this species, since the shock felt by many entomologists resulted in a renewed effort to conserve the Heath Fritillary. UK Butterflies Small Skipper Thymelicus sylvestris The male Small Skipper is territorial, and can be found resting on suitable perches from which it intercepts any passing butterfly The male is the active of Dancing with Butterflies A Novel Reyna Grande Dancing with Butterflies uses the alternating voices of four very different women whose lives interconnect through a common passion for their Mexican heritage and a dance company called Alegra Yesenia, who founded Alegra with her husband, Eduardo, sabotages her own efforts to remain a vital, vibrant woman when she travels back and forth across the Mexican border for cheap plastic surgery. BBC Gardening Advice Pest and disease identifier Plants affected All types of brassica are affected by cabbage white caterpillars, including cabbages, cauliflower, Brussels sprouts, swede and turnips. Butterflies Marie Forsa, Joseph W Sarno This shopping feature will continue to load items In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading.