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Polyommatus iphigenia (Herrich-Schaffer, 1847)


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Lycaenidae subfamily Polyommatinae tribe Polyommatini genus Polyommatus subgenus Agrodiaetus → species Polyommatus iphigenia

Species name(s)

Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) iphigenia (Herrich-Schaffer, 1847) = Lycaena iphigenia Herrich-Schäffer, [1847] = Agrodiaetus iphigenia = Polyommatus iphigenius.


Zoogeographical regions


Detailed information with references


  • Greece. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Greece (mainland). [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Onobrychis alba, indifferent to the caterpillars ants Lasius alienus. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Polyommatus iphigenia


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