Melitaea ornata (Christoph, 1893)


Palestine, Jerusalem


36 - 45 mm
Eastern Knapweed Fritillary
Jerusalem fritillary
Mélitée égéenne
Magyar tarkalepke
Hnedáčik panónsky
Eski Cezayirli İparhan
Шашечница изящная
נמפית ירושלים(דרדר)
فرچه‌پای اورشلیم

Primary host-plants

FamilyLatin nameVernacular name
AsteraceaeCentaureaKnapweed

Synonyms and other combinations

Melitaea punica telonaFruhstorfer, 1908
Melitaea telonaFruhstorfer, 1908

Melitaea ornata is a member of the clade Melitaea phoebe

SpeciesAuthor
Melitaea aetherie(Hübner, 1826)
Melitaea collinaLederer, 1861
Melitaea consulisWiltshire, 1941
Melitaea ginaHiggins, 1941
Melitaea kuchiWyatt, 1961
Melitaea ornata(Christoph, 1893)
Melitaea phoebe(Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775)
Melitaea pseudosibinaAlberti, 1969
Melitaea punicaOberthür, 1876
Melitaea scotosiaButler, 1878
Melitaea sibinaAlphéraky, 1881
Melitaea turkmanica(Higgins, 1940)
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