Entry from British & World English dictionary
A brown Eurasian butterfly with orange markings on the wings, which breeds on grasses.
- Lasiommata megera, subfamily Satyrinae, family Nymphalidae
- The wall brown or wall is a medium-sized brown butterfly with large, bright orange patches on the wings.
- There is the smaller Northern wall brown L. petropolitana which is darker and smaller.
- I've shown the real wall brown on the right.
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