Great Spangled Fritillary

Place name abbreviations: MPEA - Middle Patuxent Environment Area; PRSP - Patuxent River State Park; PVSP - Patapsco River Valley State Park.

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Common name [Link is to BAMONA] (wingspan range in inches) Occurrence level & flight period.
Habitat. Typically visits (for nectaring). Larval host plants.




Great Spangled Fritillary (2.5–4") Common: M-Jun to E-Sep Fields & gardens Milkweeds, thistles Yellow & blue violets
Great Spangled Fritillary

May 29, 2010
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger

Great Spangled Fritillary

June 2, 2012
Mt Pleasant
Annette Allor

Great Spangled Fritillary

September 24, 2010
Schooley Mill Park
Nancy Magnusson

Great Spangled Fritillary

June 1, 2013
Haviland Mill Road
Linda Hunt

Great Spangled Fritillary

Male & Female
June 22, 2013
Schooley Mill Park
Kathy Litzinger

Great Spangled Fritillary

Male & Female
June 30, 2014
Patuxent River State Park
Linda Hunt

Great Spangled Fritillary

June 1, 2013
Haviland Mill Road
Linda Hunt

Great Spangled Fritillary

June 2, 2012
Mt Pleasant
Annette Allor

Great Spangled Fritillary

July 15, 2010
Annapolis Rock (PRSP)
Scott Berglund

Great Spangled Fritillary

June 17, 2006
Marriottsville Road (PVSP)
June Tveekrem

Great Spangled Fritillary

August 12, 2007
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger