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Polygonia interposita Staudinger, 1881

Самец  Polygonia interposita


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Nymphalidae subfamily Nymphalinae tribe Nymphalini genus Polygonia → species Polygonia interposita

Species name(s)

Polygonia interposita Staudinger, 1881 = Nymphalis interposita (Staudinger, 1881) = Polygonia interposita cognata Moore, 1892. [3, 9]



This species marks on the maps: 1.

Russia regions

#24. Gorno-Altaisky; #25. Tuvinsky.

Самец  Polygonia interposita

Detailed information with references


  • Regions of the Russian Federation: Gorno-Altai, Tuva. [3].
  • South-East Kazakhstan [PC1149].

Imago lifespan

  • From March to October [146].

Larva food plants / other food objects

  • Stinging nettle (Urtica dioica), blackberry (Rubus caesius) [146].

Overwintering stage

  • Imago [146].

Subspecies of Polygonia interposita


Photos: Alexander Belousov.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Alexander Belousov.

The species characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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