Nov 26, 2018

Butterfly of the year 2019 - The Marbled White

The Marbled White (Melanargia galathea) is a typical butterfly of the Eifel mountains. It is characteristic for diverse grasslands and a flagship species for our efforts to protect traditionally used meadows. The butterflies are in need of a rich diversity of flowering herbs, the caterpillars feed on some specific meadow grasses only.

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