Yellow-spotted ringlet - Erebia manto


Family: Satyridae

Flight Time: July - September

Size: 34-44mm

Altitude: 900-2500m

Upperside. The yellow-spotted ringlet is an easily recognisable species, due to the characteristic spots which give it its name. The Pyrenees subspecies is form constans, and is just about unmarked as pictured left and above left.


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Grasses Grassy places

Yellow-spotted ringlet distribution.


Early Stages




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