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Southern Gatekeeper on a thistle
Southern Gatekeeper on a thistle


Pyronia cecilia - Nymphalidae
Pyronia cecilia - Nymphalidae
Pyronia cecilia - Butterfly
Pyronia cecilia - Butterfly
Southern Gatekeeper - Pyronia cecilia
Southern Gatekeeper - Pyronia cecilia
Pyronia cecilia - Side face
Pyronia cecilia - Side face

Pyronia (Idata) cecilia
Subspecies2
Common namesSouthern Gatekeeper
German namesSüdliches Ochsenauge
Dutch namesZuidelijk oranje zandoogje
Spanish namesLobito meridional, Lobito Jaspeado
French namesOcellé de le Canche, Ida, Amaryllis de Vallantin, Ocellé de la canche, L´Amaryllis de Vallantin
AuthorVallantin, 1894
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia
Europe
North Europe (Germany), South Europe (Italy (Central Italy (Lazio (Rome, Frosinone))), Iberian Peninsula (Spain, Portugal, Andorra)), West Europe (France (South France (Corsica, Occitania (Midi-Pyrenees))), Benelux (Netherlands)), Southeast Europe (Yugoslavia (Slovenia, Croatia, Macedonia (Republic of Macedonia), Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Montenegro), Bulgaria, Greece, Albania)
Asia
West Asia (Near East (Turkey, Saudi Arabia))
Africa
North Africa
Algeria, Tunisia, Morocco


Ecozones:

Palaearctic
West Palaearctic


CountriesAlbania, Algeria, Andorra, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Macedonia, Morocco, Netherlands, Portugal, Saudi Arabia, Slovenia, Spain, Tunisia, Turkey
Links and ReferencesPyronia cecilia in faunaeur.org
Pyronia cecilia in leps.it
Pyronia cecilia in Wikipedia (English)

Description of images / photos
Photography with Cameras
Nikon D3x, Nikon D300, Canon 50D
Image editing with Photoshop
1. Southern Gatekeeper on a thistle
2. Pyronia cecilia - Nymphalidae
3. Pyronia cecilia - Butterfly
4. Southern Gatekeeper - Pyronia cecilia
5. Pyronia cecilia - Side face
Quick search: Nymphalidae - Butterfly - Southern - Side - Face - Thistle
Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
SuborderGlossata
InfraorderHeteroneura
SectionCossina
SubsectionBombyces
SuperfamilyPapilionoidea
True butterflies, Butterflies
FamilyNymphalidae
Brush Footed Butterflies, Fritillaries, Browns, Admirals, Four-footed butterflies, Brushfoot butterflies, Purples, Mourningclocks, Crescent-spots, Checker-spots, Anglewings, Brushfooted Butterflies
SubfamilySatyrinae
Satyrs and Wood-nymphs, Satyrines, Satyrids, Browns, Graylings, Ringlets, Heaths
TribeSatyrini
Graylings, Ringlets and allies, Alpines, Arctics, Nymphs and Satyrs
SubtribeManiolina
GenusPyronia
Gatekeeper, Hedge Brown
SubgenusIdata
Speciescecilia
Pyronia cecilia
Southern Gatekeeper
AuthorVallantin, 1894
 
Synonyms
Epinephele ida
Epinephele ida cecilia
Epinephele ida lapidepta
Epinephele ida neapolitana
Maniola aphrodite
Papilio ida
Pyronia catalana de
Pyronia cecilia aphrodite
Pyronia cecilia cecilia
Pyronia cecilia neapolitana
Pyronia esperi
Pyronia segurai
Satyrus ida
 
Subspecies
Pyronia cecilia cecilia
Pyronia cecilia miegi
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