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Hipparchia aristaeus (Bonelli, 1826)

Самец  Hipparchia aristaeus


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Nymphalidae subfamily Satyrinae tribe Satyrini subtribe Satyrina genus Hipparchia subgenus Parahipparchia → species Hipparchia aristaeus

Species name(s)

Hipparchia (Parahipparchia) aristaeus (Bonelli, 1826) = Papilio Satyrus aristaeus Bonelli, 1826 = Satyrus semele blachieri Fruhstorfer, 1908 = aristause ballettoi (Kudrna, 1984) = Hipparchia blachieri.

Southern Grayling


Zoogeographical regions


Primary colors

Orange, Brown/Gray/Black.

Самка  Hipparchia aristaeus

Detailed information with references


  • Greece, Corsica, Crete, Sardinia, Sicily, Turkey - The European part. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Corsica, Sardinia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Gramineae. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Hipparchia aristaeus


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Paolo Mazzei.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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