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Erebia kefersteinii (Eversmann, 1851)

Самец  (Erebia kefersteinii)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Nymphalidae subfamily Satyrinae tribe Erebiini genus Erebia subgenus Erebia → species Erebia kefersteinii

Species name(s)

Erebia (Erebia) kefersteinii (Eversmann, 1851) = Erebia kefersteini (Eversmann, 1851) = Erebia effusa Goltz 1930.


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#22. Krasnoyarsky; #23. Predaltaisky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky; #25. Tuvinsky; #27. Pribaikalsky.

Forewing length

15—17 mm.

Flight time

January February March April May June July August September October November December

Самка  (Erebia kefersteinii)

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Length of front wing: 15-17 mm. [185]. Vasiliy Feoktistov.


  • Regions of the Russian Federation: Gorno-Altai, Krasnoyarsk, Prealtay, Pribaikalskiy, Tuva. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Alpine meadows and forest edges. [185]. Vasiliy Feoktistov.


  • June August [185]. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Subspecies Erebia kefersteinii


Photos: Yuriy Karpov.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Vasiliy Feoktistov.



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30.08.2015 14:36, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Palaearctic. Forewing length: No formalized data → 15—17 mm. Flight time: No formalized data → June, July, August.

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