Small Magpie

Anania hortulata (63.025)

The Small Magpie is a common species which is regularly observed resting among patches of Common Nettle (Urtica dioica). It is on the wing during June and July and is generally more common further south.

Please note: From February 2023 all sightings records should be submitted via the iRecord Butterflies app available via the iTunes or Google Store. Find out more here: iRecord at Butterfly Conservation.