Prime Butterfly Areas
Name of the species:
Melanargia galathea (Linnaeus, 1758)
Marbled White, Schachbrett (Schmetterling), Demi-deuil, Бархатница галатея
Distribution and biological peculiarities in Armenia:
The species is distributed across major part
of Europe, south Russia, Asia Minor and Iran. There is also an isolated population in Japan.
The species is quite common within typical habitat.
The species is not included in the Global and European Red Lists
Photo: K. Aghababyan
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