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Lesser Spotted Fritillary

Melitaea trivia


Trackside plants on broom-covered mountain slope at 1600 metres asl.


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But looking at the second picture the ups cannot be didyma so it must be trivia.
The first picture the hw uns could be either.

Thanks Daniele, I think the bit of forewing tip showing ups suggests M. didyma?

DanielePralong 5 months ago

On the hindwing underside, M. phoebe has dark orange dots along the outer orange band. For your location this is M. didyma or M. trivia:

Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

Lat: 41.16, Long: -3.57

Spotted on Jul 25, 2018
Submitted on Nov 6, 2018

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