Asian fritillary - Hypodryas intermedia

 

Family: Nymphalidae

Flight Time: June-July

Size: mm

Altitude:1500-2400m

 

A fairly characteristic species. The white band underneath has a broken black line in it, helping with separation from Cynthia's fritillary.

Photo courtesy of Mark Ogden taken in the Dolomites.


Fact File

Similar Species Foodplants Habitat Distribution

 

Viola

Wooded areas

Asian fritillary distribution

 

Early Stages

 

     
 
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