Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Spotted Fritillary, Red-band Fritillary / Doncella tímida

Melitaea didyma

Description:

It is a butterfly of the Nymphalidae family. It is found primarily in Southern and Central Europe. The wingspan is 35-50 mm. The butterfly flies from April to September depending on the location.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

10 Comments

Arun
Arun 9 years ago

Please consider putting this spotting in the ‘Hunter’ mission at
http://www.projectnoah.org/missions/8463...

marta vázquez
marta vázquez 9 years ago

Sí, Eulalia. Exactamente igual que nosotras tres.

surekha
surekha 9 years ago

You are most welcome, Marta!

marta vázquez
marta vázquez 9 years ago

Thanks a lot, Surekha.

marta vázquez
marta vázquez 9 years ago

Thanks, KarenL.

surekha
surekha 9 years ago

Beautiful butterfly! Great light and shots, Marta!

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 9 years ago

Doncellas y tímidas, como nosotras tres.

KarenL
KarenL 9 years ago

Lovely butterfly & beautiful bougainvillea. Nice shot!

marta vázquez
marta vázquez 9 years ago

Pues nada, tres doncellas tímidas...

eulalia rubio
eulalia rubio 9 years ago

Yo también la tengo http://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/677...
Mariajo también, hicimos las fotos en su pueblo.

marta vázquez
Spotted by
marta vázquez

Cartagena, Región de Murcia, Spain

Spotted on Jul 30, 2011
Submitted on Oct 6, 2011

Related Spottings

Melitaea aurelia Knapweed Fritillary Doncella tímida (Spotted fritillary) Melitaea

Nearby Spottings

Cotiledón Salicornia Painted Lady/ Cosmopolitan Butterfly// Vanesa de los cardos Lantana or verbena .

Reference

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team