Silver-washed Fritillaries

Silver-washed Fritillaries

Observation - Silver-washed Fritillaries - UK and Ireland. Description: Regular and dark form of Silver-washed Fritillary. The dark form only occurs in the female and is known as valesina. In the UK the variant is only found in Hampshire, particularly the New Forest.

Regular and dark form of Silver-washed Fritillary. The dark form only occurs in the female and is known as valesina. In the UK the variant is only found in Hampshire, particularly the New Forest.