Butterflies - Large Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis polychloros)
Only three records of Large Tortoiseshell have been reported in the region since 1927.
- Larval Food Plants
- Key Sites
Rare Migrant in Warwickshire.
A photographic slideshow displaying various images of the Large Tortoiseshell is currently in development.
Details of how you can supply your own photographs for display here will be made available soon.
The flight chart below is based on observations of the adult Large Tortoiseshell butterfly in Warwickshire between 2005 and 2008. Peak periods are shown in dark green.