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Hipparchia dryas (Scopoli, 1763)   

Name in Tolman & Lewington (1997): Minois dryas

Range: Temperate Eurasia.

Distribution in Bulgaria: Widespread up to 1400 m a.s.l.

Habitat: Bushy glades, clearings and margins of deciduous, especially oak, forests.

Bionomics: One generation from June till August. Larval host-plants: grasses (Poaceae) (Tolman & Lewington 1997).

Conservation status: Widespread and usually common species. IUCN category: Lower risk, least concern.



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