Oeneis (Oeneis) melissa (Fabricius, 1775)




Habitat
  • Tundra
42 - 51 mm
Melissa Arctic
Nordique mélissa
ダイセツタカネヒカゲ

Primary host-plants

FamilyLatin nameVernacular name
CyperaceaeCarex bigelowiiBigelow's sedge
Carex rupestris

Known subspecies

SpeciesAuthorLocus typicus
Oeneis (Oeneis) melissa daisetsuzanaMatsumura, 1926
Oeneis (Oeneis) melissa melissaFabricius, 1775

Oeneis (Oeneis) melissa is a member of the clade Oeneis jutta

SpeciesAuthor
Oeneis fulla(Eversmann, 1851)
Oeneis magnaGraeser, 1888
Oeneis tungaStaudinger, 1894
Oeneis (Oeneis) jutta(Hübner, 1806)
Oeneis (Oeneis) melissa(Fabricius, 1775)
Distribution
Images
Adult, underside.

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