Maniola Jurtina

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There is marked sexual dimorphism in this species. Males are less colorful, with smaller eyespots and much reduced orange areas on the upper forewings. They are also much more active and range far about, while females fly less and often may not away from the area where they grew up.

Maniola Jurtina

[Linnaeus 1758]

Other names: meadow brown




Photos have been taken in northern Italy

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