Name of the species: Nymphalis polychloros (Linnaeus, 1758) Large Tortoiseshell or Blackleg Tortoiseshell, Grober Fuchs, Grande tortue, ou le Grand-Renard ou le Dore ou la Vanesse de l'orme, Многоцветница обыкновенная (Многоцветница).
Distribution and biological peculiarities in Armenia: The species is found in Europe, northern Africa, and western Asia. It is an extreme rarity in Britain, although it used to be widespread throughout England and Wales.
Population dynamics: The species is slightly uncommon within typical habitat.
Conservation measures: The species is not included in the Global and European Red Lists.