Fritillaria delavayi, used in traditional medicine, turning grey to blend into rocks ...
A plant used in traditional Chinese medicine has evolved to become less visible to humans, new research shows.
In places where people harvest the plant most aggressively, its color has changed to blend in with the rocky environment ...
Fritillaria delavayi plants blend more closely into their surroundings in areas where they are more frequently harvested ...
Andrew Fusek Peters spent two hours in the Shropshire hills to capture the images, one of which shows the exact moment a fritillary leaves a thistle at the Brook Vessons nature reserve.
The pearl-bordered fritillary has declined rapidly in recent decades and is now highly threatened in England and Wales. However, Butterfly Conservation and Forestry Land Scotland said there was ...
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November 4, 2020 • The Gulf fritillary or passion butterfly (Agraulis vanillae) is a bright orange butterfly in the subfamily Heliconiinae of the family Nymphalidae. The caterpillar food plants ...
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The reverse side of a newly released quarter features a regal fritillary butterfly against a backdrop of bluestem and Indian grass — both of which are native to Kansas' Tallgrass Prairie ...
The interpretation panel depicts the life cycle of one of County Durham’s rarest butterflies, the small pearl-bordered fritillary. It was unveiled by Stuart Pudney, of Northumbrian Water ...
This stylish barn conversion is located in the beautiful rolling Devonshire countryside and sleep two people in one bedroom.Fritillary Cottage is an immaculate barn conversion, located near Bradworthy ...
The numbers of species, such as the High brown fritillary and grayling, that require more specialised habitats have declined by more than three quarters. Also suffering are nightingales ...