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Clossiana alberta (Alberta Fritillary)

Wikipedia Abstract

The Alberta Fritillary (Boloria alberta) is a butterfly of the Nymphalidae family. It is found in Rocky Mountains of British Columbia and Alberta and in northern Montana.The wingspan is 35–45 mm. The butterfly flies from July to early August.The larvae feed on Mountain Avens (Dryas octopetala).
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Wing Span [1]  1.6 inches (.04 m)

Prey / Diet

Dryas integrifolia (white mountain-avens)[2]
Dryas octopetala (white dryas)[3]



Attributes / relations provided by
1Butterflies of Canada, Canadian Biodiversity Information Facility
2Jorrit H. Poelen, James D. Simons and Chris J. Mungall. (2014). Global Biotic Interactions: An open infrastructure to share and analyze species-interaction datasets. Ecological Informatics.
3HOSTS - a Database of the World's Lepidopteran Hostplants Gaden S. Robinson, Phillip R. Ackery, Ian J. Kitching, George W. Beccaloni AND Luis M. Hernández
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