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Small Tortoiseshell
(Nymphalis urticae)

    
        
Butterflies of North America
Photo of Small Tortoiseshell, wing span, identification, life history, flight, caterpillar hosts, adult food, habitat, range, conservation, management needs, Nature Conservancy global rank
 
Moths and Butterflies of Europe
Photos of pulpa, larva, and adult
 
Butterfly Conservation
Photo, description, habitat, food plants
 
 

Note: This butterfly is much more common in Europe than in the U.S., so we included the references from Italy and England. We were able to find only one reference in the U.S..

 
     
   

 

 


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