Eastern large heath - Coenonympha rhodopensis


Family: Satyridae

Flight Time: May-August

Size: mm

Altitude: 1400-2200m



Like the large heath, but the white stripe is missing from the postdiscal area.

 Photos from Mark Ogden taken in Bulgaria.




Fact File

Similar Species Foodplants Habitat Distribution


Grasses Warm grassy places.

Eastern large heath distribution.


Early Stages




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