Definition of Scotch argus in English:

Scotch argus

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  • A brown Eurasian grassland butterfly marked with orange and a chain of eyespots near the wing margins, found chiefly in upland areas.
    • Erebia aethiops, subfamily Satyrinae, family Nymphalidae

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