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Species Erebia magdalena - Magdalena Alpine - Hodges#4594

Magdalena Alpine - Erebia magdalena
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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 Erebia (Alpines)
Species magdalena (Magdalena Alpine - Hodges#4594)
Hodges Number
4594
Identification
A large alpine, immaculate black both dorsally and ventrally
Habitat
Rockslides above treeline