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''Coenonympha saadi'', the Saadi heath is a butterfly belonging to the family Nymphalidae. The species is distributed in Transcaucasia, Iran, Iraq, and south-eastern Turkey.

Its flight period lasts from early May to late June, sometimes to early July in single generation.

The species inhabits arid sparse woodlands, desert and semi-desert areas. Host plants are ''Poa annua'' and other grasses.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by MohammadReza Ehsani
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Uploaded Jul 5, 2020. Captured in Tehran, Koohsar Forest Park, Iran.