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Species Oeneis alpina - Sentinel Arctic - Hodges#4612.1

Sentinel Arctic - Oeneis alpina Sentinel Arctic - Oeneis alpina
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Classification
Kingdom Animalia (Animals)
Phylum Arthropoda (Arthropods)
Subphylum Hexapoda (Hexapods)
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies and Moths)
Superfamily Papilionoidea (Butterflies and Skippers)
Family Nymphalidae (Brush-footed Butterflies)
Subfamily Satyrinae (Satyrs, Morphos and Owls)
Tribe Satyrini (Alpines, Arctics, Nymphs and Satyrs)
Genus Oeneis (Arctics)
Species alpina (Sentinel Arctic - Hodges#4612.1)
Hodges Number
4612.1
Range
Restricted to the Arctic coastal plain of northern Alaska and Yukon
Habitat
Wet tundra
Season
Mainly July