Melitaea athalia (ex-Mellicta athalia)
         
Heath Fritillary  
Le Damier Athalie  
           
 
In the South of France, Melitaea athalia is replaced by a similar species named Melitaea helvetica
 
       
   
1] male of Melitaea athalia  - Doubs (France) - 29/05/2009   2] male - Doubs (France) - 29/05/2009  
       
       
   
3] other male - Doubs (France) - 29/05/2009   4] male - Côte d'Or (France) - 13/06/2008  
       
       
   
5] male - Doubs (France) - 07/06/2009   6]  Haute-Loire (France) - 16/07/2010  
       
       
   
7] male - Côte d'Or (France) - 13/06/2008   8] female of Melitaea athalia - Doubs (France) - 09/06/2009  
       
       
   
9] female - Haute Loire (France) - 23/07/2013
 
  10] a female (left) and a male - Haute Loire (France) - 23/07/2013  
       
       
       
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