Spotted Fritillary (42)
Melitaea didyma Esper 1779
Turkish Name Benekli İparhan
Distribution in Turkey: Turkey is anywhere.
Distribution in the world: The Mediterranean Countries in the region, extending all the way to China from Europe and is common in our country.
Living Area: From sea level, up to 2300 meters in height.And open grassland and forest in a hot openings prefer.Water resources in the creation of forest edges of the small deposits can be observed in the herd.
Flight Time: April to September, depending on climatic conditions by creating at least two generations of flies.
Description-Notes : The wings of the male is higher than orange.Recognition of the best ways to look at the bottom of the wing. Found a region on the tip of one wing is light.
Wingspan: 30-44 mm. is up.