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Brown Hairstreak

The brown hairstreak is present in limestone districts of Clare and Galway with a small population in Tipperary. Populations occur in warm south-facing, sheltered clearings, roadsides and scrub where Blackthorn is present.

It is categorised as least concern in Ireland.

Image (c) from AfroBrazilian, used under Creative Commons License BY-SA 4.0.

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