Buila – Vânturariţa National Park (2)



Araschnia levana (Linnaeus, 1758).

Aceasta insecta traieste in zonele joase din Europa de est si este un caz de extindere recenta. Are doua culori diferite, unul portocaliu in aprilie si altul aproape negru vara. Linnaeus le considera pe cele doua specii diferite.


This insect lives in the Eastern – Europe lowlands and it´s a case of recent expansion. It has two drawing types, one orange in April and other almost black in summer. Linnaeus considered them two different species.

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