Melitaea cinxia - Glanville Fritillary

Melitaea-cinxia-glanville-fritillary | PTKbutterflies
Melitaea-cinxia-glanville-fritillary | PTKbutterflies
Melitaea-cinxia-glanville-fritillary | PTKbutterflies

This one seems to be virtually everywhere I go on the Continent of Europe, but has always been hard to obtain a butterfly photograph. These depict male, top left and female bottom left, both shot in France, as were the roosting ones, in the cool of a cloudy Spring afternoon.