Hesperiidae Heteropterinae Thymelicus sylvestris Carterocephalus silvicolus
Carterocephalus palaemon (Pallas, 1771)
Chequered Skipper
Hespérie du brome, Échiquier

Genus: Carterocephalus Lederer, 1852   Original genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
C. palaemon (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Selva di Cadore (Belluno), Italy, June 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. palaemon (© Ilaria Pimpinelli)
Adult, Selva di Cadore (Belluno), Italy, June 2001
(Photo by Ilaria Pimpinelli)
C. palaemon (© Ilaria Pimpinelli)
Adult, Selva di Cadore (Belluno), Italy, June 2001
(Photo by Ilaria Pimpinelli)
C. palaemon (© Diego Reggianti)
Adult, Montemaggiore (Udine), Italy, June 1998
(Photo by Diego Reggianti)

Foodplants:
Molinia, Calamagrostis, Brachypodium, Bromus ramosus, Dactylis, Alopecurus, Phleum

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