Erebia medusa

Posted by Johan Dierckx (Wijnegem, Belgium) on 8 June 2012 in Animal & Insect and Portfolio.

Erebia medusa (NL: Voorjaarserebia / EN: Woodland Ringlet / DE: Rundaugen-Mohrenfalter / FR: Moiré franconien, Franconien, Nègre à bandes fauves) is a member of the subfamily Satyrinae of the Nymphalidae family. It has a wingspan of 40mm. The antennal clubs are brown, separating it from Erebia oeme. It has an almost complete set of ocelli on both the upperside and underside.

Image: Charency-Vezin (FR) – 12/05/2012

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Canon EOS 400D
1/250 second
ISO 200
150 mm