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Polyommatus eros (Ochsenheimer, 1808)

Имаго  (Polyommatus eros)


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

Species name(s)

Polyommatus (Polyommatus) eros (Ochsenheimer, 1808) = Papilio eros Ochsenheimer, 1808.

Eros Blue


Zoogeographical regions


Russia regions

#13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky.

Имаго  (Polyommatus eros)

Detailed information with references


  • Austria, Germany, Greece, Spain, Italy, France, Switzerland, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • USSR - the European part (for Polyommatus kamtschadalus). [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation (presented for Polyommatus kamtshadalis = Polyommatus eros kamtshadalis): Eastern Yakutia, Transbaikalia (?), Western Yakutia, Kamchatka, Nizhneobsky, North Yenisei North Okhotsk, North Urals, Average Okhotsk, Chukotka, South Yakut. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: East Caucasian, West Caucasian. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Andorra, Bulgaria, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Germany, Greece (mainland), Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Liechtenstein, Macedonia, Poland, Russia, Slovakia, Ukraine, France (mainland) Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Oxytropis halleri, Oxytropis campestris. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Polyommatus eros


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Boris Stradomsky.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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29.08.2012 11:59, Peter Khramov

Data from Polyommatus kamtshadalis transferred to Polyommatus eros kamtshadalis.

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