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Spotted Fritillary (Melitaea didyma)

Observed: 16th June 2007 By: Rags
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Description:

Fritillary type butterfly seen in Croatia.

Identifications
Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Spotted Fritillary (Melitaea didyma) interacts

Comments

Capybara's picture

Underwing

It seems there is great variability in the markings of fritillaries and the diagnostic markings are mostly the ones on the underwing.

chrisbrooks's picture

Agreed

But having looked at this in more detail I am happy that the markings on this butterfly match those of the Spotted Fritillary very well.

Rags's picture

Thanks for everyones input.

Thanks for everyones input.