Nymphalidae Satyrinae Maniolini Pyronia (Idata) cecilia Melanargia arge
Pyronia (Pyronia) tithonus (Linnaeus, 1767)
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Amaryllis

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

Adult:
P. (Pyronia) tithonus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 4, 2006 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. (Pyronia) tithonus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (female), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 4, 2006 [41.76021, 12.79564]
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. (Pyronia) tithonus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Vivaro (Roma), Italy, August 2005
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. (Pyronia) tithonus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Manziana (Roma), Italy, July 1992
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. (Pyronia) tithonus (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (female), Noord Brabant, De Moerputten, 30m, Netherlands, July 25, 2003
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
P. (Pyronia) tithonus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Monte Terminillo (Rieti), Italy, July 1994
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. (Pyronia) tithonus (© Paulo Henrique Lopes Rodrigues)
Adult, Almaceda, Castelo Branco, Portugal, June 21, 2003
(Photo by Paulo Henrique Lopes Rodrigues)
P. (Pyronia) tithonus (© Mike Jennings)
Adult (male), Gloucester, UK, July 12, 2001
(Photo by Mike Jennings)
P. (Pyronia) tithonus (© Philippe Mothiron)
Adults (mating), Verneuil-sur-Seine (Yvelines), France, July 25, 2004
(Photo by Philippe Mothiron, Les Carnets du Lépidoptériste Français)

Larva:
P. (Pyronia) tithonus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Manziana (Roma), Italy, May 1993
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. (Pyronia) tithonus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Manziana (Roma), Italy, May 1993
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
P. (Pyronia) tithonus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (brown form), Monti della Laga (Rieti), Italy, June 2000
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Poaceae

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