Prime Butterfly Areas
Name of the species:
Argynnis niobe (Linnaeus, 1758)
Niobe Fritillary, Mittlerer Perlmutterfalter, Chiffre (papillon) ou Nacre niobe, Перламутровка ниоба.
Distribution and biological peculiarities in Armenia:
The species is
common throughout Europe,
but absent from Northern Europe,
and is also found in Siberia, Russia, Iran, China and Korea.
The species is slightly uncommon within typical habitat.
The species is not included in the Global and European Red Lists
Photo: C.R. Pape
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