Nymphalidae Melitaeinae Melitaeini Melitaea aurelia Melitaea cinxia
Melitaea britomartis Assmann, 1847
Assmann's Fritillary

Genus: Melitaea Fabricius, 1807   Original genus: Melitaea Fabricius, 1807

Synonims (genus):
   Athaliaeformis Verity, 1950
   Cinclidia Hübner, 1818
   Didymaeformis Verity, 1950
   Mellicta Billberg, 1820
  Synonims (species):
   veronica Dorfmeister, 1853

Adult:
M. britomartis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Mikulasov, Slovakia, May 26, 2003
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. britomartis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Mikulasov, Slovakia, May 26, 2003
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. britomartis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Mikulasov, Slovakia, May 26, 2003
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
M. britomartis (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult, Kronosbergs Län, Eriksmåla, Sweden, July 17, 2003
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
M. britomartis (© Martin Jagelka)
Adult, Mikulasov, Slovakia, June 19, 2002
(Photo by Martin Jagelka, Insect Web)
M. britomartis (© Martin Jagelka)
Adult, Mikulasov, Slovakia, June 19, 2002
(Photo by Martin Jagelka, Insect Web)

Larva:
M. britomartis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Mikulasov, Slovakia, May 22, 2003
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
M. britomartis (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Mikulasov, Slovakia, May 15, 2003
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Plantago lanceolata, Veronica teucrium, Rhianthus minor

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