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  1. marsh fritillarynoun

    A medium size, orange, brown and cream chequered butterfly, Euphydryas aurinia, of the family Nymphalidae.


  1. Marsh Fritillary

    The Marsh Fritillary, Euphydryas aurinia, is a butterfly of the Nymphalidae family. It is widespread in the Palaearctic region from Ireland in the West to Yakutia in the East, and to North-west China and Mongolia in the South. E. aurinia is represented by many subspecies. The most widely accepted are: ⁕E. a. aurinia Central Europe, Southern Europe, West Siberia ⁕E. a. bulgarica Carpathian Mountains ⁕E. a. laeta Central Siberia, Altai, Sayan, Transbaikal ⁕E. a. beckeri Morocco ⁕E. a. barraguei Algeria but the total number of described subspecies is much higher especially in the Eastern Palaearctic. The insect may be best considered a superspecies. The larvae are recorded as feeding on Succisa pratensis and species of Digitalis, Plantago,Veronica, Geranium,Sambucus, Gentiana, Valeriana, Lonicera, Filipendula, Spiraea and Viburnum.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of marsh fritillary in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of marsh fritillary in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9


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