by Matt Rowlings
copyright © 2003-2016
Cyprus, April 2002
Field notes and information
Endemic to Cyprus, a far flung part of politcal Europe.
Identification & Similar species: Closely resembles the H. semele group. There are no similar species on Cyprus.
Distribution & Flight: Endemic to Cyprus. Flies from April in spring, aetivates at higher levels until autumn when females emerge and descend to lowerlevels again.
Habitat & Behaviour: Hot dry grassy places with rocks.