Variegated 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.




Variegated Fritillary (1.75–3.2") Common: Aug to M-Oct Dry fields & gardens Red clover, pansies Violets & pansies
Variegated Fritillary

June 3, 2011
Sykesville/River Road (PVSP)
Kevin Heffernan

Variegated Fritillary

August 11, 2012
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger

Variegated Fritillary

November 3, 2015
Patuxent Branch Trail
Linda Hunt

Variegated Fritillary

Adult and caterpillar
October 5, 2013
UMDCF
Kurt Schwarz

Variegated Fritillary crysalis

Crysalis
September 9, 2015
West Friendship Park
Bonnie Ott

Variegated Fritillary

Crysalis
October 7, 2012
Mount Pleasant
Scott Berglund

Variegated Fritillary

May 28, 2006
Brown's Bridge Road
June Tveekrem

Variegated Fritillary

July 19, 2008
MPEA
Cheryl Farfaras

Variegated Fritillary

August 11, 2012
Ellicott City
Kathy Litzinger

Variegated Fritillary

August 16, 2012
UMDCF
Nancy Magnusson

Variegated Fritillary

August 20, 2010
Mount Pleasant
Kathy Litzinger

Variegated Fritillary

September 6, 2013
Jennings Chapel Road
Jay Sheppard