Meadow 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.


Meadow Fritillary (1.3–2") Uncommon: Apr, Jun & E-Sep Grassy wet meadows Indian hemp, spearmint Wooly blue violets
Meadow Fritillary

Male
July 15, 2010
Poplar Springs Park
Sue Muller

Meadow Fritillary

September 6, 2013
Jennings Chapel Road
Linda Hunt

Meadow Fritillary

August 22, 2016
Western Regional Park
Bill Hill

Meadow Fritillary

August 25, 2016
Western Regional Park
Kevin Heffernan

Meadow Fritillary

September 6, 2013
Jennings Chapel Road
Linda Hunt

Meadow Fritillary

September 6, 2013
Jennings Chapel Road
Linda Hunt

Meadow Fritillary

September 6, 2013
Jennings Chapel Road
Jay Sheppard

Meadow Fritillary

September 6, 2013
Jennings Chapel Road
Jay Sheppard