Dewy ringlet - Erebia pandrose


Family: Satyridae.

Flight Time: June- August.

Size: 40-50mm

Altitude: 900 - 3100m


One of the more distinctive Erebia species due to the wavy line along the edge of the orange band. This picture was taken high on Mount Canigou in the Pyrenees.


Fact File

Similar Species Foodplants Habitat Distribution


Festuca, Poa species

Slopes in mountains

Dewy ringlet distribution


Early Stages




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