Nature

23 Small Copper Butterflies [Adult and Caterpillar]

The Small Copper Butterfly lives in North America, Britain, and Ireland. They are orange with black spots and look like this:

 

 

 

 

The caterpillar is green and red.

Compare to other butterflies:

AKA Lycaena Phlaeas

 

They like to eat common sorrel and sheeps sorrel as host plants.

 

 

 

More about butterflies.

https://www.wildlifetrusts.org/wildlife-explorer/invertebrates/butterflies/small-copper