Kingdom: Animalia > Phylum: Arthropoda > Class: Insecta > Order: Lepidoptera > Family: Nymphalidae > Genus: Hypodryas > Species: Hypodryas maturna

Scarce Fritillary - Hypodryas maturna (Linnaeus, 1758)

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Quick facts

Threat status Europe Vulnerable (IUCN)
EU conservation status by biogeographical region Alpine - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Atlantic - Unfavourable-Bad
Black Sea - Unknown
Boreal - Favourable
Continental - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Pannonian - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Steppic - Unfavourable-Inadequate
Protected by EU Habitats Directive and 2 other international agreements
Natura 2000 sites 258 are designated for this species
Most preferred habitats
  • woodland and forest
May also occur in
  • grassland
  • heathland and shrub
  • wetlands
Natura 2000 species code 1052

Distribution

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Threat and conservation status

IUCN Red List status of threatened species

The IUCN Red List threat status assesses the risk of extinction.

IUCN Red List Category
Not Evaluated
Near Threatened
Regionally Extinct
Not Applicable
Vulnerable
Extinct in the Wild
Data Deficient
Endangered
Extinct
Least Concern
Critically Endangered

EU conservation status

Conservation status assesses every six years and for each biogeographical region the condition of habitats and species compared to the favourable status as described in the Habitats Directive. The map shows the 2007-2012 assessments as reported by EU Member State. Assessments are further detailed in the summary document available behind the link below.

Natura 2000 sites

Protected in the following Natura 2000 sites

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DE4537301 Germany Saale-, Elster-, Luppe-Aue zwischen Merseburg und Halle Map
DE4638302 Germany Elster-Luppe-Aue Map
DE4639301 Germany Leipziger Auensystem Map
EE0010173 Estonia Lahemaa Map
EE0040001 Estonia Väinamere Map
EE0040203 Estonia Marimetsa-Õmma Map
EE0040208 Estonia Tuhu-Kesu Map
EE0040305 Estonia Kabli Map
EE0080172 Estonia Endla Map
EE0080371 Estonia Kärevere Map
EE0080574 Estonia Soomaa Map
FI0100040 Finland Nuuksio Map
FI0100066 Finland Sipoonkorpi Map
FI0100068 Finland Boxin suot Map
FI0100069 Finland Rörstrandin vanha metsä Map
FI0323001 Finland Koivumäki-Luutasuo Map
FI0500002 Finland Linnansaari Map
FI0500010 Finland Kakonsalon järvialue Map
FI0900006 Finland Härkösuo-Hongistonkorpi Map
FI0900039 Finland Vaarunvuoret Map
FI0900079 Finland Vanhanselkä-Ruppavuori Map
FI0900083 Finland Iilijärven alue Map
FI0900101 Finland Isojärvi-Arvajanreitti Map
FR2100250 France Pelouse des sources de la Suize a Courcelles-en-Montagne Map
FR2100276 France Marais tufeux du plateau de Langres (secteur Sud-Est) Map
FR2600956 France Milieux forestiers et pelouses des combes de la Côte dijonnaise Map
FR2600957 France Milieux forestiers, prairies et pelouses de la vallée du Suzon Map
FR2600958 France Milieux forestiers, pelouses et marais des massifs de Moloy, La Bonière et Lamargelle Map
FR2600959 France Milieux forestiers du Châtillonnais avec marais tufeux et sites à sabot de Vénus Map
FR2600963 France Marais tufeux du Châtillonnais Map
FR2600998 France Forêt de ravin et landes du vallon de Canada, barrage du Pont du Roi Map
FR2601000 France Forêts, pelouses, éboulis de la vallée du Rhoin et du ravin d'Antheuil Map
FR4100183 France Forêts des Argonnelles Map
FR4301346 France Plateaux des Mille Etangs Map
HUBF30001 Hungary Északi-Bakony Map
HUDI30001 Hungary Vértes Map
LTAKMB001 Lithuania Kamanų pelkė Map
LV0200100 Latvia Gaujas nacionalais parks Map
LV0200200 Latvia Kemeru nacionalais parks Map
LV0200300 Latvia Sliteres nacionalais parks Map
LV0302100 Latvia Abavas senleja Map
LV0302800 Latvia Engures ezers Map
LV0514100 Latvia Kalkupes ieleja Map
PLC200004 Poland Puszcza Białowieska Map
SE0110108 Sweden Aspdalssjön Map
SE0110378 Sweden Mossbottnarna Map
SE0110379 Sweden Blåkulla Map
SE0110380 Sweden Klövängen Map
SE0110381 Sweden Dansbol Map
SE0240077 Sweden Lillsjöbäcken-Järlehyttebäcken Map
SE0240086 Sweden Spångabäcken Map
SE0240088 Sweden Munkhyttan Map
SE0240090 Sweden Lejakärret Map
SE0240100 Sweden Spångabäcken-norra Map
SKCHVU003 Slovakia Cerová vrchovina-Porimavie Map
PLH020053 Poland Zagórzyckie Łąki Map
HUHN20055 Hungary Rozsály - Csengersima Map
ROSCI0236 Romania Strei - Haţeg Map
HUHN20026 Hungary Nyírábrányi Káposztás-lapos Map
ROSCI0154 Romania Pădurea Glodeni Map
EE0040206 Estonia Poanse Map
HUBF20028 Hungary Tapolcai-medence Map
SI3000110 Slovenia Ratitovec Map
HUDD20023 Hungary Tolnai Duna Map
HUHN20035 Hungary Ömbölyi-erdő és Fényi-erdő Map
SI3000166 Slovenia Razbor Map
SI3000140 Slovenia Belški potok Map
BG0000173 Bulgaria Ostrovche Map
FI0401012 Finland Rainionmäki ja Sammalsuon pelto Map
HUBN20004 Hungary Szarvaskő Map
HUBN20005 Hungary Kisgyőri Ásottfa-tető - Csókás-völgy Map
HUKM20025 Hungary Gyantéi erdők Map
LTTAU0008 Lithuania Pagramančio regioninis parkas Map
HUBN20025 Hungary Nagybarcai Liget-hegy és sajóvelezdi Égett-hegy Map
HUHN20032 Hungary Gúti-erdő Map
HUDD20016 Hungary Észak-zselici erdőségek Map
HUBN20056 Hungary Tepke Map
ROSCI0217 Romania Retezat Map
PLH020017 Poland Grądy w Dolinie Odry Map
HUDD20012 Hungary Geresdi-dombvidék Map
HUHN20001 Hungary Felső-Tisza Map
HUHN20016 Hungary Kék-Kálló-völgye Map
LTKUP0004 Lithuania Skapagirio miškas Map
HUBF20003 Hungary Kab-hegy Map
ROSCI0074 Romania Făgetul Clujului - Valea Morii Map
HUHN20057 Hungary Grófi-erdő Map
HUKM20019 Hungary Dél-Bihari szikesek Map
HUDD20044 Hungary Boronka-melléke Map
ROSCI0002 Romania Apuseni Map
BG0000107 Bulgaria Suha reka Map
HUON20008 Hungary Rába és Csörnöc-völgy Map
BG0000171 Bulgaria Ludogorie - Boblata Map
LV0509700 Latvia Lielpurvs Map
HUDD20062 Hungary Nyugat-Dráva-sík Map
HUDD20030 Hungary Mecsek Map
HUBN20065 Hungary Gortva-völgy Map
HUHN20054 Hungary Csaholc - Garbolc Map
LTBIRB001 Lithuania Biržų giria Map
HUHN20046 Hungary Gelénes - Beregdaróc Map
HUDD20007 Hungary Kelet-Dráva Map
HUHN20047 Hungary Vámosatya-Csaroda Map
LTSVE0002 Lithuania Adutiškio pelkė Map
PLH020018 Poland Łęgi Odrzańskie Map
ROSCI0206 Romania Porţile de Fier Map
DE7224342 Germany Albtrauf Donzdorf - Heubach Map
HUBN20008 Hungary Vár-hegy - Nagy-Eged Map
HUBN20014 Hungary Gyepes-völgy Map
HUBN20013 Hungary Hevesaranyosi-fedémesi dombvidék Map
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HUAN20004 Hungary Hernád-völgy és Sajóládi-erdő Map
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HUHN20053 Hungary Magosligeti-erdő és gyepek Map
HUHN20050 Hungary Kömörő-Fülesd Map
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HUON20018 Hungary Őrség Map
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ROSCI0019 Romania Călimani - Gurghiu Map
HUDD20051 Hungary Darányi borókás Map
HUBN20071 Hungary Bodrogzug és Bodrog hullámtere Map
SI3000224 Slovenia Huda luknja Map
HUDD20006 Hungary Szársomlyó Map
LTKEDB001 Lithuania Labūnavos miškas Map
SKUEV0367 Slovakia Holubyho kopanice Map
EE0010129 Estonia Pakri Map
PLH060023 Poland Torfowiska Chełmskie Map
HUDD20063 Hungary Szentai-erdő Map
CZ0214010 Czech Republic Domanovicky les Map
HUDI20009 Hungary Budai-hegység Map
ROSCI0137 Romania Pădurea Bogăţii Map
HUBF20048 Hungary Kebele Map
EE0080407 Estonia Prange Map
PLH020036 Poland Dolina Widawy Map
HUBN20063 Hungary Karancs Map
HUBF20050 Hungary Csörnyeberek (Zalakomár) Map
PLH200008 Poland Dolina Biebrzy Map
HUHN20049 Hungary Lónya-Tiszaszalka Map
PLH020069 Poland Las Pilczycki Map
HUDD20008 Hungary Ormánsági erdők Map
HUBF20009 Hungary Devecseri Széki-erdő Map
HUBF20052 Hungary Sárvíz-patak mente Map
HUBN20009 Hungary Tard környéki erdőssztyepp Map
HUBF20034 Hungary Balatonfüredi-erdő Map
DE6327371 Germany Vorderer Steigerwald mit Schwanberg Map
ROSCI0021 Romania Câmpia Ierului Map
HUHN20037 Hungary Bátorligeti-láp Map
ROSCI0253 Romania Trascău Map
PLH020037 Poland Góry i Pogórze Kaczawskie Map
HUBN20015 Hungary Izra-völgy és az Arlói-tó Map
SI3000270 Slovenia Pohorje Map
HUBN20062 Hungary Középső-Ipoly-völgy Map
HUBN20038 Hungary Kerecsendi Berek-erdő és Lógó-part Map
EE0040370 Estonia Nigula Map
PLB020008 Poland Łęgi Odrzańskie Map
SKUEV0392 Slovakia Brezovská stráň Map
HUDD20056 Hungary Közép-Dráva Map
HUHN20033 Hungary Debrecen-hajdúböszörményi tölgyesek Map
ROSCI0043 Romania Comana Map
HUBF20002 Hungary Papod és Miklád Map
EE0040493 Estonia Viidumäe Map
LTKEL0007 Lithuania Šimšų miškas Map
SKUEV0357 Slovakia Cerová vrchovina Map
ROSCI0172 Romania Pădurea şi Valea Canaraua Fetii - Iortmac Map
HUHN20025 Hungary Kőrises - Jónás-rész Map
HUBF20001 Hungary Keleti-Bakony Map
HUHN20056 Hungary Jánki-erdő Map
ROSCI0020 Romania Câmpia Careiului Map
HUKN20002 Hungary Peszéri-erdő Map
ROSCI0034 Romania Cheile Turenilor Map
HUHN20023 Hungary Hármashegyi-tölgyesek Map
HUBN20010 Hungary Szomolyai Kaptár-rét Map
HUBF20044 Hungary Kerka mente Map
ROSCI0123 Romania Munţii Măcinului Map
HUBN20029 Hungary Girincsi Nagy-erdő Map
LTPAN0004 Lithuania Gringalių miškas Map
HUBN20068 Hungary Sajómercsei Körtvélyes-dűlő Map
HUDD20019 Hungary Mernyei-erdő Map
HUBN20012 Hungary Egerbakta - Bátor környéki erdők Map
PLH020068 Poland Muszkowicki Las Bukowy Map
ROSCI0064 Romania Defileul Mureşului Map
EE0040002 Estonia Väinamere Map
PLH060032 Poland Poleska Dolina Bugu Map
ROSCI0108 Romania Lunca Mureşului Inferior Map
HUBN20081 Hungary Long-erdő Map
LTUKMB001 Lithuania Taujėnų - Užulėnio miškai Map
LV0522600 Latvia Aizkraukles purvi un mezi Map
PLH200004 Poland Ostoja Wigierska Map
DE8243371 Germany Marzoller Au Map
HUBF20014 Hungary Pécselyi medence Map
HUBN20027 Hungary Ózdi Harmaci-dombok Map
HUDD20010 Hungary Ócsárd-hegyszentmártomi völgyek Map
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HUBN20060 Hungary Sóshartyáni Hencse-hegy Map
PLH020055 Poland Przeplatki nad Bystrzycą Map
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HUDD20066 Hungary Pécsi-sík Map
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HUAN20005 Hungary Szuha-völgy Map
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LTUKM0008 Lithuania Viliukų miškas Map
HUFH20013 Hungary Határ-menti erdők Map
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ROSCI0051 Romania Cuşma Map
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HUHN20048 Hungary Tarpa-Tákos Map
HUHN20027 Hungary Nyírábrányi Kis-mogyorós Map
SKUEV0036 Slovakia Litava Map
PLH020103 Poland Łęgi nad Bystrzycą Map
PLH060099 Poland Uroczyska Lasów Strzeleckich Map
PLH080030 Poland Borowina Map
PLH060102 Poland Las Żaliński Map
LTKAU0024 Lithuania Babtų-Varluvos miškai Map
LTKAI0005 Lithuania Būdos-Pravieniškių miškas Map
AT1212A00 Austria Nordöstliche Randalpen: Hohe Wand - Schneeberg - Rax Map
AT1218000 Austria Machland Süd Map
AT1211A00 Austria Wienerwald - Thermenregion Map
AT3227000 Austria Untersberg-Vorland Map
AT1208A00 Austria Thayatal bei Hardegg Map
AT1220000 Austria Feuchte Ebene - Leithaauen Map
AT1209A00 Austria Westliches Weinviertel Map
AT1206A00 Austria Weinviertler Klippenzone Map
AT1205A00 Austria Wachau Map
AT1203A00 Austria Ötscher - Dürrenstein Map
AT1207A00 Austria Kamp- und Kremstal Map
AT3201014 Austria Wallersee-Wengermoor Map
AT1201A00 Austria Waldviertler Teich-, Heide- und Moorlandschaft Map
AT1219000 Austria Niederösterreichische Alpenvorlandflüsse Map
AT1217A00 Austria Strudengau - Nibelungengau Map
AT1216000 Austria Tullnerfelder Donau-Auen Map
AT3111000 Austria Nationalpark Kalkalpen, 1. Verordnungsabschnitt Map
AT3101000 Austria Dachstein Map
AT1202000 Austria March-Thaya-Auen Map
AT1204000 Austria Donau-Auen östlich von Wien Map
HUBN22096 Hungary Tiszaújvárosi ártéri erdők Map
SKUEV1357 Slovakia Cerová vrchovina Map
SKUEV1362 Slovakia Pieskovcové chrbty Map
SKUEV0669 Slovakia Drieňové Map
HR5000014 Croatia Gornji tok Drave (od Donje Dubrave do Terezinog polja) Map
HR2000642 Croatia Kupa Map
HR2001288 Croatia Pričac - Lužani Map
HR5000015 Croatia Srednji tok Drave (od Terezinog polja do Donjeg Miholjca) Map
HR2000586 Croatia Žumberak Samoborsko gorje Map
SI3000335 Slovenia Polhograjsko hribovje Map
SI3000337 Slovenia Zahodni Kozjak Map
SI3000297 Slovenia Mišja dolina Map
SI3000311 Slovenia Vitanje - Oplotnica Map
SI3000324 Slovenia Črni potok Map
SI3000313 Slovenia Vzhodni Kozjak Map

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Common names and synonyms

Common Name Language Reference
Askepletvinge Danish Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Bocknätfjäril Swedish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Damier du Frêne French EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Doncella del aligustre Spanish EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
Kleiner Maivogel German EC-DGXI.d2, ETC/NC
le Damier du frêne French Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Maivogel German Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Przeplatka maturna Polish Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Roodbonte parelmoervlinder Dutch Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Scarce Fritillary English Van Swaay, C.A.M. & Warren, M.S.
Synonym Author
Euphydryas maturna Linnaeus, 1758

Other resources

Fauna Europaea search Fauna Europaea
GBIF search Global Biodiversity Information Facility
Habitats Directive Art. 17-2006 summary
ITIS search Interagency Taxonomic Information System
NCBI search National Center for Biotechnology Information
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External data

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