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Lycaena violacea (Staudinger, 1892)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Lycaenidae subfamily Lycaeninae tribe Lycaenini genus Lycaena → species Lycaena violacea

Species name(s)

Lycaena violacea (Staudinger, 1892) = Celastrina ladon (Cramer, [1780]) = Thersamolycaena violaceus = Thersamonolycaena violacea = splendens = Papilio ladon Cramer, [1780] = Argus pseudargiolus Boisduval & Leconte, 1833 = deutargiolus (Scudder, 1869) = intermedia (Strecker, 1870) = Celastrina obsoletalunulata Tutt, 1908 = Lycaena pseudargiolus = Cyaniris ladon = Cyaniris ladon violacea = Lycaena violaceus (Staudinger, 1892).


Russia regions

#23. Predaltaisky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky; #25. Tuvinsky; #27. Pribaikalsky; #28. Zabaikalsky.

Detailed information with references


  • Regions of the Russian Federation: Gorno-Altai, Transbaikalia, Prealtay, Pribaikalskiy, Tuva. [3]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Lycaena violacea


Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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28.10.2014 12:42, Alexandr Zhakov

Celastrina ladon (Cramer, [1780]), but in any case, not Lycaena violacea. someone, something messed up synonyms.

04.11.2013 18:46, Peter Khramov

Combined with Lycaena violaceus, Lycaena violaceus removed.

28.10.2013 20:34, Alexandr Zhakov

Note to the species Lycaena violaceus (removed from the base of 04.11.2013 18:45): yes, it is necessary to destroy this page :)

28.10.2013 20:30, Dmitry Borisyuk

Note to the species Lycaena violaceus (removed from the base of 04.11.2013 18:45): And if it is not synonymous with Lycaena violacea (

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