Mellicta athalia (Rottemburg, 1775) (= Melitaea athalia) - Heath Fritillary.
Range: The temperate Euroasia north to the middle taiga subzone; the eastern border uncertain.
ssp.: athalia (Rottemburg, 1775); range: Europe south to the Alps and north to S Scandinavia, Ural, the West Siberian Lowland.
A copulating pair; wings closed.
A forest meadow in open asp/birch wood in the surroundings of Akademgorodok [Academy Town], Novosibirsk, West SIberia, Russia. 27th May 1995. O. Kosterin.

Ареал: Умеренная Евразия на север до средней тайги, восточная граница неясна.
ssp.: athalia (Rottemburg, 1775); район: Европа на юг до Альп и на север до Северной Скандинавии, Урал, Западно-Сибирская равнина.

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