Burgundy Blog is dedicated to the sharing of sightings, photographs, research, observations, articles and trip reports associated with the Duke of Burgundy butterfly from across the UK. The aim of the blog is to help promote awareness, to encourage more people to get involved in DOB conservation and ultimately, to become a fantastic resource for everything lucina related.

Have you seen a Duke of Burgundy recently? If so, WE NEED YOU!

If you'd like to become a blogger or simply email through your sightings to appear on here, please contact Neil Hulme ( or Matthew Oates ( in order to be sent an email invite to join. Signing up is easy and blogging is a doddle!