A page with a few interesting varieties or forms. More will be added as I get time...


Comma, Polygonia c-album, hutchinsoni f. 'semiobscura'

Large skipper, Ochlodes venatus, chocolate brown form, as reported from Alps, but this one in Norway

Mazarine Blue, Cyaniris semiargus. The one in the centre of the picture is lacking the rings normally found on the underside and present in the Mazarine Blue in front of it.

Large blue, Maculinea arion, with abnormal underside markings

Escher's blue, Agrodiaetus escheri, with abnormal underside markings

Grizzled skipper, Pyrgus malvae, ab taras

Marbled white, Melanargia galathea, form leucomelas

Silver-washed fritillary, Argynnis paphia, form valezina