Coenonympha arcania (Pearly Heath)

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Coenonympha arcania (Pearly Heath)

Coenonympha arcania (Pearly Heath)
Originator: Frode Falkenberg

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: Rhopalocera (Butterflies)
Family: Nymphalidae (Brush-footed butterflies)
Subfamily: Satyrinae
Genus: Coenonympha
Species: Coenonympha arcania (Pearly Heath)

Norwegian name: Perleringvinge

Host plants: Festuca, Mountain Melick (Melica nutans)

Confusion species: Coenonympha pamphilus (Small Heath)