Main: (Nymphalidae / Heliconiinae)
59.016 [B&F: 1603] Queen of Spain Fritillary (Issoria lathonia) (Linnaeus, 1758)

 

Notes: Common in sand-dunes, limestone pavements, heaths and other dry open areas; 0-2700 m throughout much of mainland Europe and southern Scandinavia; in Britain appears as a rare immigrant in the south. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight a very rare immigrant. Wingspan 38-46 mm. Larva feeds on Wild Pansy and Field Pansy.

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