Category Archives: Insecta

Butterflies in the Urseetal

Pyrgus Malvae — Kleiner Würfeldickkopffalter — Grizzled skipper
Erynnis targes — Dunkler Dickkopffalter — Dingy skipper
Thymelicus lineola — Schwarzkolbiger Braun-Dickkopffalter — Essex skipper
Thymelicus sylvestris — Braunkolbiger Braun-Dickkopffalter — Small skipper
Ochlodes sylvanus — Rostfarbiger Dickkopffalter — Large skipper
Hesperia comma — Komma-Dickkopffalter — Silver-spotted skipper
Carterocephalus palaemon — Gelbwürfeliger Dickkopffalter — Chequered skipper
Spalia sertorius — Roter Würfeldickkopffalter — Red-underwing skipper

Aporia crataegi — Baum-Weißling — Black-veined white
Pieris brassicae — Großer Kohlweißling — Large white
Pieris rapae — Kleiner Kohlweißling — Small white
Pieris napi — Grünader-Weißling — Green-veined white
Anthocharis cardamines — Aurorafalter — Orange tip
Gonepteryx rhamni — Zitronenfalter — Common brimstone
Melanargia galathea — Schachbrettfalter — Marbled white
Colias crocea — Wander-Gelbling, Postillon — Dark clouded yellow
Leptidea sinapis/juvernica — Senf-/Tintenfleck-Weißling — Wood white
Colias palaeno — Hochmoorgelbling — Moorland clouded yellow

Lycaena hippothoe — Lilagold-Feuerfalter — Purple-edged copper
Lycaena alciphron — Violetter Feuerfalter — Purple-shot copper
Lycaena phleas — Kleiner Feuerfalter — Small coppper
Lycaena tityrus — Brauner Feuerfalter — Sooty copper
Thecla betulae — Nierenfleck-Zipfelfalter — Brown hairstreak
Satyrium w-album — Ulmen-Zipfelfalter — White-letter hairstreak
Callophrys rubi — Grüner Zipfelfalter — Green hairstreak

Celastrina argiolus — Faulbaumbläuling — Holly blue
Cupido argiades — Kurzschwänziger Bläuling — Short-tailed blue
Polyommotus semiargus — Rotklee-Bläuling — Mazarine blue
Pseudophilotes baton — Westlicher Quendel-Bläuling — Baton blue
Polyommatus icarus — Hauhechel-Bläuling — Common blue

Papilio machaon — Schwalbenschwanz — Swallowtail (Old world S.)

Argynnis paphia — Kaisermantel –Silver-washed fritillary
Argynnis aglaja — Großer Perlmutterfalter — Dark green fiitillary
Argynnis adippe — Feuriger Perlmutterfalter — High brown fritillary
Argynnis niobe — Mittlerer Perlmutterfalter — Niobe fritillary
Brenthis ino — Mädesüß-Perlmutterfalter — Lesser marbled fritillary
Boloria aquilonaris — Hochmoor-Perlmutterfalter — Cranberry fritillary
Boloria titania — Natterwurz-Perlmutterfalter — Titania’s fritillary
Boloria selene — Braunfleckiger Perlmutterfalter — Small pearl-bordered fritillary
Boloria euphrosyne — Silberfleck-Perlmutterfalter — Pearl-bordered fritillary
Boloria eunomia — Randring-Perlmutterfalter — (Ocellate) Bog fritillary

Nymphalis antiopa — Trauermantel — Mourning cloak
Nymphalis io — Tagpfauenauge — European peacock
Vanessa cardui — Distelfalter — Painted lady, Cosmopolitan
Vanessa atalanta — Admiral — Red admiral
Apatura iris — Großer Schillerfalter — Purple emperor
Araschnia levana — Landkärtchen — Map
Nymphalis C-album — C-Falter — Comma
Nymphalis urticae — Kleiner Fuchs — Small tortoiseshell

Melitaea athalia — Wachtelweizen-Scheckenfalter — Heath fritillary
Melitaea diamina — Baldrian Scheckenfalter — False heath fritillary

Aphantopus hyperantus — Schornsteinfeger — Ringlet
Pararge aegeria — Waldbrettspiel — Speckled wood
Lassiomata meara — Braunauge — Large wall brown

Coenonympha pamphilus — Kleiner Wiesenvögelchen — Small heath
Coenonympha glycerion — Rotbrauner Wiesenvögelchen — Chestnut heath
Maniola jurtina — Großes Ochsenauge — Meadow brown

Erebia ligea — Weißbindiger Mohrenfalter — Arran brown
Erebia meolans — Gelbbindiger Mohrenfalter– Piedmont ringlet

29.01.2016 28.06.2017 59 documented butterflies in the Urseetal.