The Butterflies of Pays de Loire

Four départements comprise the Pays de Loire namely Mayenne, Sarthe, Loire Atlantique, Maine et Loire and Vendée


Near Mayenne


My house is within 1/3 mile of the RN12 20 kms east of Mayenne.  At the hamlt of Ricordeau turn towards Le Horps on the D129.  My lane is 300 metres on the left, and my house is 300 metres on the left along the lane.


Swallowtail, Peacock, Red Admiral, Orange tip, Brimstone, Marbled White, Large Heath, Small Heath, Small Tortoiseshell, LARGE Tortoiseshell, Map, Queen Of Spain Fritilliary, Brown Hairstreak, Large Skipper, Small Skipper, Grizzled Skipper, Common Blue, Holly Blue, Small White, Green Veined White, Large White, Hedge Brown, Meadow Brown, Small Copper, Clouded Yellow, Wall, Painted Lady.




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