Pyrgus malvae (Grizzled Skipper)

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Pyrgus malvae (Grizzled Skipper)

Pyrgus malvae (Grizzled Skipper)
Originator: Svein Bekkum

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: Rhopalocera (Butterflies)
Family: Hesperiidae (Skippers)
Subfamily: Pyrginae
Genus: Pyrgus
Species: Pyrgus malvae (Grizzled Skipper)

Norwegian name: Bakkesmyger

Host plants: Agrimonia, Fragaria, Malva, Potentilla, Rosaceae, Rubus idaeus