The fauna and ecology of butterflies (Lepidoptera, Rhopalocera) of the Kanin Peninsula and Kolguev Island

  title={The fauna and ecology of butterflies (Lepidoptera, Rhopalocera) of the Kanin Peninsula and Kolguev Island},
  author={Ivan N. Bolotov},
  journal={Entomological Review},
  • I. Bolotov
  • Published 12 June 2012
  • Environmental Science
  • Entomological Review
A total of 29 butterfly species in the forest-tundra and 14 species in the hypoarctic tundra were recorded on the Kanin Peninsula. Six species of butterflies were identified on Kolguev Island. The data on the fauna and distribution of species in the forest-tundra of the Kanin Peninsula are generally typical of this natural zone (Chernov and Tatarinov, 2006). The faunas of the northern part of the Kanin Peninsula and the southern part of Kolguev Island comprise fewer species, including those of… 

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