Melitaea turkmanica (Higgins, 1940) Turkmen Fritillary, Шашечница ведийская.
Distribution and biological peculiarities in Armenia: The species is distributed in North-eastern Turkey, Armenia, Kopet-Dagh, and Iran. Armenia is inhabited by subspecies M.t. vedica Nekrutenko, 1975.
Population dynamics: The species is slightly uncommon within typical habitat.
Conservation measures: The species is not included in the Global and European Red Lists.