Argynnis coronis (Behr, 1864)
Status: Locally common resident
NENHP Ranking: S3, Tier 2
Range: The Coronis Fritillary is found from western portions of Nebraska and South Dakota west to coastal Washington, Oregon and California. In Nebraska it is restricted to the Panhandle region.
Larval Hostplant(s): Violets (Viola sp.).
Broods/Flight Times: There is one flight. Nebraska records are from 28 June – 30 July.
Overwintering: As newly hatched larvae.
Habitat: It has been found primarily in Pine Ridge habitats
Avg. Wingspan: 2 – 3 3/8 inches
Similar Species: Callippe, Edwards, Aphrodite and Zerene Fritillaries.