Narathura japonica japonica

I’ve seen plenty of these butterflies before, but this was the first time that I managed to get a close-up shot with the wings open. It’s a bit tatty, though!

Narathura japonica japonicaNarathura japonica japonica

Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae:
Narathura japonica japonica
= murasaki-shijimi

Location: In sweet chestnut grove next to Munakata Common (Google map)

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