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Zizeeria karsandra (Moore, 1865)

Имаго  Zizeeria karsandra


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

Species name(s)

Zizeeria karsandra (Moore, 1865) = Polyommatus karsandra Moore, 1865 = Lycaena conformis Butler, 1877 = Zizera ishigakiana Matsumura, 1929 = Lampides neis Walker, 1870 = Zizera karsandra = Zizeeria knysna karsandra = Lycaena brahmina Felder & Felder, 1865 = Lampides neis Walker, 1870. [9, 10, 187]



This species marks on the maps: 1.

Zoogeographical regions


Самка  Zizeeria karsandra

Detailed information with references


  • Crete, Sicily. [1].
  • Cyprus, Crete. [10].

Larva food plants / other food objects

  • Medicago, Melilotus, Acanthyllis, Armeria delicatula, Polygonum equisetiforme, Tribulus terrestris. [28].


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