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species

Large Tortoiseshell
Nymphalis polychloros (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Nymphalidae - brushfoots »  genus Nymphalis - Anglewings

Other names

= Blackleg Tortoiseshell

Images

Nymphalis polychloros - Large Tortoiseshell

male

Author: Josef Dvořák

Nymphalis polychloros - Large Tortoiseshell

male

Author: Michal Koupý

Nymphalis polychloros - Large Tortoiseshell

female

Author: Robert Smid

Nymphalis polychloros - Large Tortoiseshell

female

Author: Harald Schnöde

Nymphalis polychloros - Large Tortoiseshell

male

Author: Michal Koupý

Nymphalis polychloros - Large Tortoiseshell

female

Author: Jan Jurníček

Nymphalis polychloros - Large Tortoiseshell

female

Author: František ŠARŽÍK

Nymphalis polychloros - Large Tortoiseshell

female

Author: František ŠARŽÍK

larva

Nymphalis polychloros - Large Tortoiseshell

Author: Ondřej Zicha

pupa

Nymphalis polychloros - Large Tortoiseshell

Author: Jan Moravec

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Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [http://www.lepidoptera.wz.cz/] [as Nymphalis polychloros (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [441667]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [http://www.faunaeur.org] [as Nymphalis polychloros (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN SR Djurić M.: Butterflies of Serbia [http://leptiri.beograd.com/index.html] [as Nymphalis polychloros (Linnaeus, 1758)]
CZ DE Bělín V. (1999): Motýli České a Slovenské republiky aktivní ve dne, Kabourek, Zlín [as Nymphalis polychloros (Linnaeus, 1758)]
EN Jakšić P., Nahirnić A., Petrović S. (2013): Compendium of Serbian Butterflies with Vernacular Names, Bulletin of the Natural History Museum, 6: 75-88 [as Nymphalis polychloros (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 18 January 2014

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