Main: (Nymphalidae / Heliconiinae)
59.020 [B&F: 1606] High Brown Fritillary (Argynnis adippe) ([Denis & Schifferm├╝ller], 1775)

 

Notes: An endangered Red Data Book species, protected under the UK Wildlife and Countryside Act, and a priority species under the UK Biodiversity Action Plan, in woodland clearings, rough grassland and south-facing hillsides; 0-700 m (0-2100 m in Europe) in parts of south-western England, Cumbria and the Malvern Hills; mainland Europe and southern Scandinavia. In Hampshire and on the Isle of Wight has not been recorded in recent years. Wingspan 60-67 mm. Best distinguished from Dark Green Fritillary by pattern on underside of the hindwing. Larva feeds on Common Dog-violet.

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Records Received By Year

% of total records
Max records: 1
                                                   
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Percentage of Total Records

Total records
Max Percentage: 0.0024573042
                                                   
90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 00 01 02 03 04 05 06 07 08 09 10 11 12 13 14 15 16

Distribution Map

Historical distribution at tetrad resolution
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Record Density

As above but the larger the symbol, the greater the number of records
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Detail records

SiteVCQtyDateStage
Bentley Wood1101994Adult
Bentley Wood1101995Adult
Bentley Wood1101994Adult
Bentley Wood, Howe Coppice1101986Adult
Broadley Inclosure1101967Not recorded
Broadley Inclosure1101981Adult
Broadley Inclosure1101980Adult
Burley New Inclosure1101982Adult
Burley Old Railway Line1101983Adult
Ashford Hill1201980Adult
Roe Inclosure1101980Adult
Roe Inclosure1101981Adult
Holmsley Inclosure1101969Not recorded
Holmsley Plain Car Park1101983Adult
Linford Brook Valley1101960Not recorded
Parkhill Inclosure1101969Not recorded
Roe Inclosure1101960Not recorded
Set Thorns Inclosure1101981Not recorded
Set Thorns Inclosure1101981Adult
Set Thorns Inclosure1101985Adult
South Oakley Inclosure1101930Not recorded
Staplewood1101984Adult
Stubby Copse Inclosure1101962Not recorded
Wootton Coppice1101980Adult
Wootton Coppice1101981Adult
Wootton Coppice Inclosure1101978Not recorded
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