Silver-bordered Fritillary

Boloria selene

Genus Boloria
Subfamily Fritillaries
Family Brushfooted Butterflies
All Massachusetts Species


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Occurrence   Statewide - resident
Abundance Uncommon to fairly common
Flight Period Early May to mid-October
Notes All populations of this perhaps dwindling species need to be reported.
Overwintering Larva
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Silver-bordered Fritillary - Boloria selene

Silver-bordered Fritillary

Photo by Erik Nielsen - 7/8/2002
Pittsburg, NH

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Silver-bordered Fritillary - Boloria selene

Silver-bordered Fritillary

Photo by Barbara Spencer - 6/20/2007
Worthington

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Silver-bordered Fritillary - Boloria selene

Silver-bordered Fritillary

Photo by Frank Model - 6/14/2006
Amherst

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Silver-bordered Fritillary - Boloria selene

Silver-bordered Fritillary

Photo by Frank Model - 7/21/2007
Tully Dam, Royalston

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Silver-bordered Fritillary - Boloria selene

Silver-bordered Fritillary

Photo by Frank Model - 6/26/2007
Tully Dam, Royalston

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Silver-bordered Fritillary - Boloria selene

Silver-bordered Fritillary

Photo by Frank Model - 7/21/2007
Tully Dam, Royalston

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