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Boloria aquilonaris (Stichel, 1908)

Имаго  (Boloria aquilonaris)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Nymphalidae subfamily Heliconiinae tribe Argynnini genus Boloria subgenus Boloria → species Boloria aquilonaris

Species name(s)

Boloria (Boloria) aquilonaris (Stichel, 1908) = aquilonaris (Stichel, 1908) = Boloria aquilonaris aquilonaris = Boloria hypoarsilache Verity 1932 = Argynnis lapponica Staudinger, 1861 = Argynnis parvula Collier, 1933.

Cranberry Fritillary, Cranberry Fritillary.



Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#2. Kolsky; #3. Karelsky; #4. Evropeisky Severo-Zapadny; #5. Nenetsko-Novozemelsky tundrovy; #6. Evropeisky Severo-Vostochny; #7. Evropeisky yuzhno-tayozhny; #8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #15. Severo-Uralsky; #16. Sredne-Uralsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #18. Nizhneobsky.

Primary colors

Red, Orange, Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Flight time

January February March April May June July August September October November December

Имаго  (Boloria aquilonaris)

Detailed information with references


  • Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Germany, Latvia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovakia and the Soviet Union - the European part, Finland, France, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia. [1].
  • Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Germany, Denmark (mainland), Latvia, Lithuania, Netherlands, Norway (mainland), Poland, Romania, Russia, Slovakia, Ukraine, Finland, France (mainland), Czech Republic, Switzerland, Sweden, Estonia. [10].
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: European North-East, the European North-West, the European Central Black Earth, the European Central European South taiga, Karelia, Kola Nenets-Novaya Zemlya tundra, Nizhneobsky, North Urals, Mid-Volzhsky, Mid-Ural, South -Uralsky. [3].
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: Sredneobskaya. Personal communication.

Larva food plants / other food objects

  • Vaccinium oxycoccos. [28].

Subspecies of Boloria aquilonaris


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Fedor Ovechkin, Maxim Klepikov.

Text data: Peter Khramov, Fedor Ovechkin.

The species characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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