Mine was about the same size. It's not only you who's cropping pics.I don't think this is the same like in your post. This one was really bright orange-golden on both sides. And it was pretty small. Maybe 2cm.
After viewing some pictures, it seems exactly to be Thymelicus sylvestrisMine was about the same size. It's not only you who's cropping pics.
Even if they are not the same species, they look like the same family.
Take a look at the family hesperiidae. (I linked to the German wiki page, as I suppose you are German, too.)
Maybe yours is a thymelicus sylvestris. But this was just my try and error in searching the web.
Hi Steve, I think this quote exists in many variations.Winston Churchill (who was half American) said almost exactly the same thing about Britain and the United States.
We call it the Red Admiral. I got one yesterday.