Taxon profile


Dark Green Fritillary
Argynnis aglaja (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - Insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Nymphalidae - brushfoots »  genus Argynnis

Scientific synonyms

Argynnis charlotta (Haworth, 1802)
Mesoacidalia aglaja
Speyeria aglaja


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Intertaxon relationships

food: Viola Linnaeus - violet

Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Argynnis aglaja aglaja (Linnaeus, 1758)
subspecies Argynnis aglaja lyauteri Oberthur, 1920

Links and literature

EN SR Djurić M.: Butterflies of Serbia [] [as Argynnis aglaja (Linnaeus, 1758)]
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [441751]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Argynnis aglaja (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Argynnis aglaja (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
CZ DE Bělín V. (1999): Motýli České a Slovenské republiky aktivní ve dne, Kabourek, Zlín [as Argynnis aglaja (Linnaeus, 1758)]
EN Jakšić P., Nahirnić A., Petrović S. (2013): Compendium of Serbian Butterflies with Vernacular Names, Bulletin of the Natural History Museum, 6: 75-88 [as Argynnis aglaja (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 18 January 2014

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