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Scotland’s butterflies flourishing in hotter summers

Several species including orange-tip show marked increase but climate crisis poses long-term threat

Sun-loving butterflies are flourishing in Scotland’s hotter summers with significant increases across a number of species including red admiral, orange-tip and ringlet, according to a report.

However, the report’s authorssay this trend is likely to be short-lived without measures to reduce the effects of the climate crisis.

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