Guernsey Wildlife &

Nature Photography

Butterflies of Guernsey

There are 19 species of buttefly resident to Guernsey, there is also one species in Herm which is not in Guernsey as well as migrant species which arrive from time to time when weather conditions are suitable for them to cross the water, some of these migrants are seen annually, some much less often and occasionally breeding is noted.

The current Guernsey resident species are as follows:

 I have added photographs below of the species I have seen (shown in bold above):