Hipparchia senthes - Balkan Grayling

Hipparchia-senthes-balkan-grayling | PTKbutterflies
Hipparchia-senthes-balkan-grayling | PTKbutterflies

These were the first new Eastern Grayling species I saw in the Peloponesse. Rather larger than the archetypical Grayling species, they were also quite suprizingly well mannered for butterfly photography.