Melitaea cinxia
         
Glanville Fritillary  
La Mélitée du plantain  
           
 
 
 
   
1] male of Melitaea cinxia - Isère (France) - 25/04/2009   2] male - Var (France) - 18/04/2011  
       
       
   
3] male - Var (France) - 01/05/2013   4] same specimen as 3]  
       
       
   
5] other male - Var (France) - 01/05/2013   6] other male - Var (France) - 01/05/2013  
       
       
   
7] male - Var (France) - 08/05/2011   8] male - Var (France) - 28/04/2012  
       
       
   
9] male - Var (France) - 18/04/2011   10] male - Côte d'Or (France) - 20/05/2010  
       
       
   
11] male - Haute Saône (France) - 08/05/2010   12] same specimen as 11]  
       
       
   
13] male - Haute-Garonne (France) - 20/04/2019   14] male - Haute-Garonne (France) - 16/05/2018  
       
       
   
15] female of Melitaea cinxia - Var (France) - 19/04/2011   16] female - Var (France) - 08/05/2011  
       
       
   
17] female - Var (France) - 01/05/2012   18] female - Doubs (France) - 04/08/2008  
       
       
   
19] same specimen as 18]   20] same specimen as 18]  
       
       
   
21] other female - Var (France) - 08/05/2011   22] other female - Isère (France) - 25/04/2009  
       
       
   
23] mating pair - Haute Saône (France) - 21/05/2010   24] same scene as 23]  
       
       
   
25] other mating pair - Haute Saône (France) - 21/05/2010
 
  26] caterpillars found on Plantago media - Doubs (France) - 10/04/2010  
       
       
   
27] same scene as 26]   28] same scene as 26]  
       
       
   
29] same scene as 26]
 
  30] "nest" of caterpillars in early spring, near heads of Plantago lanceolata - Haute-Garonne (France) - 22/03/2019  
       
       
   
31] other "nest" of caterpillars in a meadow near heads of Plantago lanceolata - Haute-Garonne (France) - 22/03/2019   32] other "nest" of caterpillars in a meadow near heads of Plantago lanceolata - Haute-Garonne (France) - 22/03/2019  
       
       
   
33] caterpillars in a meadow near heads of Plantago lanceolata - Haute-Garonne (France) - 22/03/2019   34] a caterpillar eating a leaf of Plantago lanceolata - Haute-Garonne (France) - 22/03/2019  
       
       
   
35] chrysalis - Haute-Garonne (France) - 21/04/2018   36] same chrysalis as 35]  
       
       
   
37] same chrysalis as 35]   38] other chrysalis - Haute-Garonne (France) - 21/04/2018  
       
       
   
39] same chrysalis as 38]   40] same chrysalis as 38]  
       
       
       
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