Man found guilty of killing one of Britain’s rarest butterflies

Man found guilty of killing one of Britain’s rarest butterflies

A man has been found guilty of unlawfully collecting and killing specimens of one of Britain’s rarest butterflies, the large blue. Phillip Cullen, 57, was spotted armed with a child’s shrimping net chasing the insects at a nature reserve in Gloucestershire and was seen the next day at another prime location for the butterfly in Somerset.

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