Nymphalidae Satyrinae Coenonymphini Coenonympha darwiniana Coenonympha elbana
Coenonympha dorus (Esper, [1782])
Dusky Heath
Fadet des garrigues

Genus: Coenonympha Hübner, [1819]   Original genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms (genus):
   Chortobius Dunning & Pickard, 1858
   Triphysa Zeller, 1850
  Synonyms (species):
   aquilonia Higgins, 1968
   bieli Staudinger, 1901

Adult:
C. dorus (© Marco Bonifacino)
Adult, Ligurian Alps, Imperia, Italy, August 1, 2014
(Photo by Marco Bonifacino)
C. dorus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Vallée de la Durance, Hautes-Alpes, France, July 19, 2014
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. dorus (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult, Murcia, Barracos de Gebas, 350m, Spain, May 20, 2004
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
C. dorus (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult, Murcia, Barracos de Gebas, 350m, Spain, May 20, 2004
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
C. dorus (© Matt Rowlings)
Adult, Montes Universales, Spain, August 2003
(Photo by Matt Rowlings, Matt's European Butterflies)

Foodplants:
Poaceae

To know more about:
Matt Rowlings - Matt's European Butterflies - Coenonympha dorus page

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