Mellicta athalia (Rottemburg, 1775) (= Melitaea athalia) - Heath Fritillary.
Range: The temperate Euroasia north to the middle taiga subzone; the eastern border uncertain.
ssp.: reticulata Higgins, 1955; range: the mountains of South Siberia.
Russia, West Siberia, the Altai Mts., Altai Republic, Shebalino District, the Ulus-Cherga village environs, a herbaceous meadow on southern slope. 8th July 2007. O. Kosterin.