Satyrinae of the Western Palearctic

Hipparchia caroli (Rothschild, 1933)

Type locality: Morocco

Range: Morocco (Middle Atlas, - Tizi-n-Tretten High Atlas)

Habitat: Cedar tree forests, sometimes venturing outside the forest or even on the edge of plateaus foraging on Thyme.

Flight Period: June to July


Previously referred to as H. ellena caroli by Rothschild (1933), and H. alcyone caroli by Tennent (1996), it was elevated to species level by Tarrier and Delacre (2008).

ssp. caroli

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