Contributions to this website are always very welcome! This page contains guidelines for contributors.

Articles, Reviews, Trip Reports

Articles, reviews and trip reports are some of the most valuable contributions a member can make. All such items are now made available on the Dispar website, a sister website of UK Butterflies, where contributing guidelines can also be found.


We receive a large number of images that are candidates for being shown on the Species-Specific Photo Albums of the website. However, we ask that members refrain from posting in these albums directly. Rather, members should use one of the following mechanisms to upload their images and rest assured that you will be contacted by one of the moderators if your images have been selected for inclusion based on the criteria defined in the gallery guidelines:

Photos that are of particular interest are those that fill gaps in the main species pages. Gaps can be shown from this page.


The website allows forum members to also select YouTube videos for inclusion on the website. A summary of all videos available can be found here. UK Butterflies doesn't host videos directly and any member wanting to post their video should proceed as follows: