LEPIDOPTERA

Satarupa nymphalis (Speyer, 1879)
 Satarupa nymphalis (Speyer, 1879)

TYPE LOCALITY. , "bei Wladiwostock" [Vladivostok, S. Ussuri region].

SYNONYMS: sugitanii Matsumura, 1929.

RANGE. E. Asia from S. China to Korea and the Ussuri region.

DISTRIBUTION AND VARIATION. The S. Ussuri region, populated by the nominate subspecies.

HABITATS AND BIOLOGY. Edges and clearings of lowland deciduous and mixed forests. Flight period: July-August. Host plant: Phellodendron amurensis (Omeiko, Omeiko, 1981). Hibernation larval, duration of pupal development about three weeks.

Photo and text: Guide to the BUTTERFLIES OF RUSSIA and adjacent territories Volume 1. PENSOFT, Sofia - Moscow. 1997




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