Use this App to identify Irish Butterflies and report them if you want.
The Butterflies are split up into different groups so select the group you think the butterfly is in and then select the butterfly you think you may have seen. Examine the picture closely by pressing it and zooming in on the details. Read the information about all the the butterfly and decide if you have seen it. If you want to report the sighting then press "Record Details" and the app will record your location. You can choose to save the details and send a few records later or send the details immediately. When in the lists if you select menu->remove you can delete any saved details.
Then look at http://irishwildlifereporting.appspot.com/butterfly.htm to see what has been reported and where.
All data will be sent to biodiversity Ireland and made publicly available by them. See http://butterflies.biodiversityireland.ie/ and http://www.biodiversityireland.ie/biodiversity-data/submit-record/ for more details.
Please help us find out where Ireland's Butterflies are.