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Pyrgus armoricanus (Oberthur, 1910)

Имаго  (Pyrgus armoricanus)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Hesperiidae subfamily Pyrginae tribe Pyrgini genus Pyrgus → species Pyrgus armoricanus

Species name(s)

Pyrgus armoricanus (Oberthur, 1910) = armoricanus (Oberthür, 1910) = Hesperia cacaotica Verity, 1929 = Syrichthus centralis Oberthür, 1912 = Hesperia enervata Verity, 1920 = Pyrgus eschata Verity 1940 = Hesperia extensa Warren, 1920 = Hesperia fritillaire Querci, 1932 = Syrichthus jaceae Oberthür, 1912 = Hesperia lecerfi Verity, 1928 = Hesperia reverdini Le Cerf, 1913 = Hesperia onopordiformis Verity, 1919 = Hesperia petheri Romei, 1927 = Pyrgus postpersica Verity 1936 = Hesperia rufosatura Verity, 1925 = Syrichthus siciliae Oberthür, 1912 = Hesperia tersa Verity, 1924.

Oberthür's Grizzled Skipper


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#11. Volgo-Donsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky.

Primary colors

Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Самка  (Pyrgus armoricanus)

Detailed information with references


  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Hungary, Germany, Denmark, Greece, Spain, Italy, Corsica, Crete, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia, the Soviet Union - the European part of Turkey - European part of France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden and Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, East Caucasus, Western Caucasus, Southern Urals. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Germany, Greece (mainland), Denmark (mainland), Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Corsica, Crete, Macedonia, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal (mainland), Romania, Russia, Sardinia, Sicily, Slovakia, Slovenia,Turkey (European part), Ukraine, France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden and Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.
  • Kazakhstan Personal communication. Alexander Belousov.

Larva food plants

  • Potentilla tabernaemontani, Potentilla reptans, Potentilla arenaria, Fragaria vesca, Heliantemum nummularium. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Pyrgus armoricanus


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Boris Stradomsky, Alexander Belousov.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Alexander Belousov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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