Nymphalidae Nymphalinae Nymphalini Aglais io Araschnia levana
Aglais urticae (Linnaeus, 1758)
Small Tortoiseshell
Petite tortue

Genus: Aglais Dalman, 1816   Original genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Synonims (genus):
   Inachis Hübner, 1819

Adult:
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Campo Imperatore, Gran Sasso (L'Aquila), Italy, July 19, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. urticae (© Daniel Morel)
Adult, Beulotte-Saint-Laurent, 720m, Haute-Saône, France, June 26, 2010
(Photo by Daniel Morel)
A. urticae (© Daniel Morel)
Adult, Beulotte-Saint-Laurent, 720m, Haute-Saône, France, June 26, 2010
(Photo by Daniel Morel)
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Val di Fleres (Pflerschtal), Bolzano, Italy, July 2005
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Monte Terminillo (Rieti), Italy, June 1989
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. urticae (© Giulio Belmonte)
Adult, Soraga, Val di Fassa (Trento), Italy, July 2003
(Photo by Giulio Belmonte)
A. urticae (© Paul De Bie)
Adult, Val de Bagnes, Switzerland, July 2003
(Photo by Paul De Bie, Speleoclub Avalon)
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Monte Terminillo (Rieti), Italy, June 1989
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva:
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Monte Ocre (L'Aquila), Italy, May 28, 2016
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Verbois, Geneva, Switzerland, May 27, 2012
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Monte Scalambra (Frosinone), Italy, June 12, 2007
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Rifugio Talarico, Pietraporzio (Cuneo), Italy, July 22, 2002
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Rifugio Talarico, Pietraporzio (Cuneo), Italy, July 22, 2002
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Gran Sasso (L'Aquila), Italy, June 1999
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Borbona (Rieti), Italy, July 5, 2003
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larvae (second instar), Campo Imperatore, Gran Sasso (L'Aquila), Italy, July 19, 2008
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
A. urticae (© Paul De Bie)
Larvae (second instar), Val d'Anniviers, Switzerland, August 2003
(Photo by Paul De Bie, Speleoclub Avalon)
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Monte Terminillo (Rieti), Italy, July 1994
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
A. urticae (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Monte Terminillo (Rieti), Italy, July 1994
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Urtica

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