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Polyommatus thersites (Cantener, 1835)

Имаго  (Polyommatus thersites)

Taxonomy

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

Species name(s)

Polyommatus (Polyommatus) thersites (Cantener, 1835) = Plebecula thersites = Argus alexis thersites Cantener, 1834 = alexius (Freyer, [1858]) = gravesi (Chapman, 1912) = Agriades thersites meridiana Verity, 1919 = Agriades thersites centro Chapman, 1913 = Plebicula thersites = Agrodiaetus thersites.

Chapman's Blue

urn:lsid:insecta.pro:taxonomy:8509

Expansion

Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic.

Russia regions

#8. Evropeisky Tsentralny; #9. Evropeisky Tsentralno-Chernozyomny; #10. Sredne-Volzhsky; #11. Volgo-Donsky; #12. Nizhnevolzhsky; #13. Zapadno-Kavkazsky; #14. Vostochno-Kavkazsky; #17. Yuzhno-Uralsky; #20. Yuzhno-Zapadnosibirsky; #23. Predaltaisky; #24. Gorno-Altaisky.

Primary colors

Orange, Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Имаго  (Polyommatus thersites)

Detailed information with references

Synonyms and combinations

  • Plebecula thersites. [85]. Peter Khramov.

Distribution

  • Albania, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Hungary, Germany, Greece, Spain, Italy, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia and the Soviet Union - the European part of Turkey - European part of France, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Regions of the Russian Federation: the Volga-Don, East Caucasus, Gorno-Altaisk, the European Central Black Earth, Central European, Western Caucasus, Lower Volga, Prealtay, Mid-Volzhsky, South West Siberian, South Ural. [3]. Peter Khramov.
  • Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Hungary, Germany, Greece (mainland), Dodecanese Islands, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Luxembourg, Macedonia, Poland, Portugal (mainland), Russia, Romania, North Aegean , Slovakia, Slovenia, Turkey (European part), Ukraine,France (mainland), Croatia, Czech Republic, Switzerland, Yugoslavia. [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Onobrychis viciifolia, Onobrychis caput-galli, Onobrychis peduncularis, indifferent to the caterpillars ants genera Myrmica, Tapinoma, Lasius. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Polyommatus thersites

Authors

Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Mario Maier, Viktor Kolesnikov.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

References

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