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Melanargia larissa (Geyer, 1828)

Самка  Melanargia larissa


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Nymphalidae subfamily Satyrinae tribe Melanargiini genus Melanargia → species Melanargia larissa

Species name(s)

Melanargia larissa (Geyer, 1828) = Papilio larissa Geyer, [1828] = Melanargia typhla Schawerda 1921 = Melanargia flavescens Pionneau 1937.

Balkan Marbled White


Zoogeographical regions


Самка  Melanargia larissa

Detailed information with references


  • Albania, Bulgaria, Greece, Turkey - The European part of Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Greece (mainland), Macedonia, North Aegean, Turkey (European part), Croatia, Cycladic, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Gramineae. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Melanargia larissa


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

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Text data: Peter Khramov.

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