(Liliaceae), a new fritillary species (Central Asia: north-eastern macroslope of Dzungarian Alatau; south-eastern Kazakhstan – Zhetysu), is described and illustrated. Morphological differences between the new species and other possibly related taxa of the subgen. Fritillaria
(F. ruthenica, F. meleagroides, F. ferganensis, and F. walujewii
) are discussed. Photographs (habitat and morphology) and distribution map are provided.