Nymphalidae Satyrinae Satyrini Berberia lambessanus Chazara briseis
Brintesia circe (Fabricius, 1775)
Great Banded Grayling
Silène

Genus: Brintesia Fruhstorfer, 1911   Original genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms (genus):
   Kanetisa Moore, 1893
  Synonyms (species):
   proserpina [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775

Adult:
B. circe (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Manziana (Roma), Italy, July 1992
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. circe (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Monte Redentore (Latina), Italy, June 2000
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. circe (© Paulo Henrique Lopes Rodrigues)
Adult, Almaceda, Castelo Branco, Portugal, June 14, 2003
(Photo by Paulo Henrique Lopes Rodrigues)
B. circe (© Franco Fiaschi)
Adult, Pian dei Lavacchi, 1250 m, Pratomagno (Arezzo), Italy, July 24, 2006
(Photo by Franco Fiaschi)

Larva:
B. circe (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, SIC Monte Calvo and Calvilli (Frosinone), Italy, April 26, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. circe (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, SIC Monte Calvo and Calvilli (Frosinone), Italy, April 26, 2006
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. circe (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Monte Redentore (Latina), Italy, April 2000
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. circe (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Manziana (Roma), Italy, May 1992
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
B. circe (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Canterno (Frosinone), Italy, April 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
B. circe (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Manziana (Roma), Italy, May 1992
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Poaceae

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