Lycaena virgaureae female - this small very intensively colored butterfly was resting on the tops of fern vegetation
Lycaena virgaureae female on goldenrod - Goldenrod is a popular foodplant for this butterfly species.
Inachis io - A beatiful and common butterfly.
Vanessa atalanta - The colorful Red Admiral has beautiful detailed patterns on the wings underside
Polygonia c-album - the backlight through the thistle vegetation gives a beautiful color to the photo
Callophrys rubi - This cute small butterfly was observed in coniferous forest clearings in late spring. Its upper side is brown.
Female Lycaena virgaureae - Female of this beautiful small butterfly species resting on fern vegetation
Lycaena virgaureae on tansy - This beautiful small butterfly was attracted by the bright yellow tansy flower