Hipparchia semele

family - Satyridae (Browns)

My personal observations of Grayling: none

Reference Section

Size: 56-61mm (similar size to Whites - see list of butterflies by size)

First Generation flight period: July-August

Habitat: sand dunes and other coastal areas of British Isles
Larval Food Plants: Grasses

Family Group: Satyridae - see list of butterflies by family

This page last updated: 18 April, 2004