Thor's fritillary - Clossiana thore

 

Family: Nymphalidae

Flight Time: June-July

Size: mm

Altitude:800-1800m (Alps)

 

Very dark markings is a good aid to identification. Photo courtesy of Mark Ogden taken in the Dolomites.  


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Similar Species Foodplants Habitat Distribution

 

Viola

Wooded areas

Thor's fritillary distribution.

 

Early Stages

 

     
 
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