The lattice brown, Kirinia roxelana (Cramer, 1777) (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae), rediscovered in Croatia after more than a century

Toni Koren
2015 Natura Croatica  
Koren, T.: The lattice brown, Kirinia roxelana (Cramer, 1777) (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae), rediscovered in Croatia after more than a century. Nat. Croat., Vol. 24, No. 2., 317-321, Zagreb, 2015. During a field trip to southern Dalmatia, a single specimen of Kirinia roxelana was observed north of the village of Osojnik, near Dubrovnik. This is the second record of this species in Croatia, and the first accurate record after the species was mentioned for Pelješac peninsula 120 years ago. The
more » ... ears ago. The closest known records of the species originate from Bosnia and Herzegovina, where it is also local and rare.
doi:10.20302/nc.2015.24.21 fatcat:u7euzioszbbnzk2hggzqvzjube