Dewy ringlet - Erebia pandrose

Upperside  

Family: Satyridae.

Flight Time: June- August.

Size: 40-50mm

Altitude: 900 - 3100m

Notes:

One of the more distinctive Erebia species due to the wavy line along the edge of the orange band. This picture was taken high on Mount Canigou in the Pyrenees.

 

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