Erebia tyndarus - Swiss Brassy Ringlet

Erebia-tyndarus-swiss-brassy-ringlet- | PTKbutterflies
Erebia-tyndarus-swiss-brassy-ringlet- | PTKbutterflies
Erebia-tyndarus-swiss-brassy-ringlet- | PTKbutterflies
Erebia-tyndarus-swiss-brassy-ringlet- | PTKbutterflies

This smallish species has noticably smaller eyespots than the cassioides. I rather like the way the brassiness was caught by the camera for the openwing butterfly photos of very fresh individuals.

Erebia-tyndarus-swiss-brassy-ringlet- | PTKbutterflies
Erebia-tyndarus-swiss-brassy-ringlet- | PTKbutterflies
Erebia-tyndarus-swiss-brassy-ringlet- | PTKbutterflies
Erebia-tyndarus-swiss-brassy-ringlet- | PTKbutterflies