Pyrgus carthami (Hübner, 1813)




Habitat
  • Dry meadows
  • Dry sunny slopes
  • Steppes
30 - 34 mm
Merlet reial
Soumračník proskurníkový
Steppenheiden-Würfel-Dickkopffal
Safflower Skipper
Ajedrezada
Bigarré
Grande hespérie
Hespérie du carthame
Didžioji hesperija
Nagy busalepke
Witgezoomd spikkeldikkopje
Powszelatek chabrowiec
Súmračník ibišový
Lepezasti pirgavac
Nadir Zýpzýp
Μεγάλη εσπερίδα
Толстоголовка сафлорная

Primary host-plants

FamilyLatin nameVernacular name
MalvaceaeAlceaHollyhocks
AlthaeaMallow
MalvaMallow
MalvaceaeMallows

Synonyms and other combinations

Pyrgus fritillariusPoda, 1761
Distribution
Images
Male, upperside.

© Łukasz Dawidowicz
Poland
Adult, upperside.

© Heiner Ziegler
Italy, Arco
Adult, upperside.

© Łukasz Dawidowicz
Poland
Male, underside.

© Łukasz Dawidowicz
Poland
Copulating pair.

© Łukasz Dawidowicz
Poland
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