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Speyeria callippe (Callippe silverspot)

Wikipedia Abstract

Speyeria callippe, the callippe fritillary, is a fritillary from North America. Larvae feed on Viola pedunculata and Viola nuttallii.
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Wing Span [1]  2.323 inches (.059 m)

Prey / Diet

Viola beckwithii (Beckwith's violet)[2]
Viola douglasii (Douglas' golden violet)[2]
Viola nuttallii (Nuttall's violet)[2]
Viola pedunculata (Johnny-jump-up)[2]
Viola purpurea (goosefoot violet)[2]

External References



Attributes / relations provided by
1Butterflies of Canada, Canadian Biodiversity Information Facility
2HOSTS - 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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