Nymphalidae Satyrinae Coenonymphini Coenonympha glycerion Coenonympha iphioides
Coenonympha hero (Linnaeus, 1761)
Scarce Heath
Fadet de l'elyme, Mélibée

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

Synonims (genus):
   Chortobius Dunning & Pickard, 1858
   Triphysa Zeller, 1850

Adult:
C. hero (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult, Gävleborgslän, Hofors, Sweden, June 23, 2003
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
C. hero (© Daniel Morel)
Adult, Passonfontaine, Valdahon (25), France, June 6, 2004
(Photo by Daniel Morel)
C. hero (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult, Gävleborgslän, Hofors, Sweden, June 23, 2003
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
C. hero (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult, Gävleborgslän, Hofors, Sweden, June 23, 2003
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)

Larva:
C. hero (© Jiri Tichota)
Larva, Vysoke Tatry, Slovakia, September 12, 2006
(Photo by Jiri Tichota)

Pupa:
C. hero (© Jiri Tichota)
Pupa, Vysoke Tatry, Slovakia, April 7, 2007
(Photo by Jiri Tichota)

Habitat:
C. hero (© Bernard Fransen)
Habitat, Gävleborgslän, Hofors, Sweden, June 23, 2003
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)

Foodplants:
Poaceae

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