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Agriades Hübner, [1819]
Agriades Hübner, [1819]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (5): 68, TS: Papilio glandon Prunner
Latiorina Tutt, 1909; Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 10 : 155, TS: Papilio glandon Prunner
Agriades (Lycaenidae) ; [BRU2, 184]
Agriades (Polyommatini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 450

The aquilo species-group
Agriades; (s. str.)

Agriades franklinii (Curtis, 1835)
Alaska. See [About maps] High Mountain Blue
suttoni (Holland, 1931)
Agriades franklinii ; [NACL, #4384]; [NACL, #4384]; [NEN40]
Misidentified/misapplied:
glandon; auth., not de Prunner, 1798
aquilo; auth., not Boisduval, 1833
?Agriades aquilo; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 44

Larva on Dodecatheon?, Androsace?, Diapensia lapponica?, Vaccinium? [NAB]

A. f. lacustris (Freeman, 1939)
Agriades franklinii lacustris ; [NACL, #4384a]
A. f. bryanti (Leussler, 1935)
kohlsaati (Gunder, 1932); (ab.)
Agriades franklinii bryanti ; [NACL, #4384b]
A. f. megalo (McDunnough, 1927)
Agriades franklinii megalo ; [NACL, #4384c]
Agriades megalo ;
A. f. rusticus (Edwards, 1865)
California rustica (Edwards, 1865); Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 4 : 203
Agriades rustica ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 44; [BOW: pl. 11, f. 8 (text only)]
Agriades rusticus ; [NEN40]
Agriades franklinii rusticus ; [NACL, #4384d]

Agriades podarce (C. & R. Felder, [1865])
California, Nevada, Colorado. See [About maps] podarce (C. & R. Felder, [1865]); Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (2): 282
Lycaena tehama Reakirt, 1866; Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 18 (3) : 246, TL: California
cilla (Behr, 1867)
nestos (Boisduval, 1869)
Agriades podarce ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 44; [BOW: pl. 19, f. 8]
Agriades franklinii podarce ; [NACL, #4384e]
Plebejus podarce ; [Opler]

Agriades cassiope Emmel & Emmel, 1998
Agriades cassiope Emmel & Emmel, 1998; in Emmel, Systematics W. North Am. Butts.: (287-302)
Plebejus cassiope, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Plebejus cassiope ; [Opler]

Agriades glandon (Prunner, 1798)
-. See [About maps] Glandon Blue Poco Brillo
Papilio glandon Prunner, 1798; Lepid. Pedemont.: 76, TL: Western Alps (Col du Glandon?)
Agriades glandon, E.H. Strickland Ent. Mus, U of [ALBERTA]
Plebejus glandon, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Plebeius glandon, Larvae of North-European Lepidoptera [Kimmo Silvonen]
Agriades glandon, Norges Sommerfugler [NORLEP]
Agriades glandon, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Agriades glandon, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Agriades glandon ; [NEN40]; [BARU, #388]; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 9, f. 1 (text only)]; [H&R, 286]
Plebejus glandon ; [Opler]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Androsace, Soldanella [H&R], Saxifraga bronchialis, S. spinulosa, S. oppositifolia, Androsace bungeana, A. septentrionalis, Astragalus alpinus, Diapensia, Vaccinium [BARU]

?Pyrenees, Alps Papilio orbitulus Esper, 1800; Die Schmett., Suppl. Th 1 (8-9): 101, pl. 112, f. 4 (preocc. Papilio obritulus Prunner, 1798 ?)
Agriades glandon glandon ; [H&R, 286]
fiA. g. aquilo (Boisduval, 1832)
Arctic Europe, ?Arctic Canada Tundrasinisiipi Fjällblåvinge Arctic Blue
Argus aquilo Boisduval, 1832; Icon. hist. Lépid. Europe 1 (7-8): 62, (5-6): pl. 12, f. 7-8, TL: North Cape
Agriades aquilo, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Agriades aquilo, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Agriades aquilo ; [BOW, (text only)]; [H&R, 287]; [NEN40]; [BRU2: 184, pl. 74, f. 40-45]
Plebejus aquilo ; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Astragalus [SPRK], (N.Europe) Astragalus alpinus, (Yakutia, for wosnesenskii?) Saxifraga bronchialis, S. spinulosa [BRU2, 184]

A. g. aquilina (Staudinger, 1901)
Polar Tundra of Siberia Lycaena orbitulus aquilina Staudinger, 1901; in Staudinger & Rebel, Cat. Lepid. palaearct. Faunengeb., 1: 81, TL: Norway
aquilina ; [NEN46, 13]
Agriades aquilo aquilina ;
Agriades aquilo aquilinus ; [BRU2, 184]
A. g. wosnesenskii (Ménétriés, 1855)
Srednesibirskoe, NE.Siberia (mountains), Kamchatka Lycaena wosnesenskii Ménétriés, 1855; Cat. lep. Petersb. 2: 95, 1: pl. 4, f. 6
Agriades glandon wosnesenskyi[sic, recte wosnesenskii] ; [BARU, (note)]
Agriades wosnesenskyi[sic, recte wosnesenskii] ; [NEN40]
Agriades aquilo wosnesenskii ; [BRU2, 184]
A. g. centrohelvetica Rezbanyai-Reser, 1981
Switzerland Agriades glandon centrohelvetica Rezbanyai-Reser, 1981; Ent. Berchte Luzern 6: (99-100)

Agriades diodorus (Bremer, 1861)
Mongolia, N.China, .... See [About maps] Lycaena diodorus Bremer, 1861; Bull. Acad. Imp. Sci. St. Petersb. 3 : 471, TL: [Lake Baikal, Russia]
Agriades glandon diodorus ; [BARU, (note)]
Agriades diodorus ; [BRU2: 184, pl. 74, f. 46-48]
[diodorus-1fu.jpg] 533x400 (~34Kb) upperside female A meadow steppe, at granite rocks crowning a ridge, where the larval foodplant Saxifraga spinulosa Adam grows, on a moderate elevation Adon-Chelon at the moountain Tsagan-Obo, 10 km NNW of the village Tasyrkhoi, SE Chita Province (Dahuria), Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia, 21st June 1995, Photo © Oleg Kosterin [diodorus-1fv.jpg] 379x300 (~21Kb) underside female A meadow steppe, at granite rocks crowning a ridge, where the larval foodplant Saxifraga spinulosa Adam grows, on a moderate elevation Adon-Chelon at the moountain Tsagan-Obo, 10 km NNW of the village Tasyrkhoi, SE Chita Province (Dahuria), Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia, 21st June 1995, Photo © Oleg Kosterin

Transbaikalia Agriades diodorus diodorus ; [BRU2, 185]

Larva on Saxifraga stelleriana [BRU2, 185]

A. d. orbitulinus (Staudinger, 1892)
Altai, Sayan Lycaena orbitulus var. orbitulinus Staudinger, 1892; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 5 (2) : 318, TL: Kentei
Agriades diodorus orbitulinus ; [BRU2, 185]

Larva on Saxifraga sp. [BRU2, 185]


The ellisi species-group

Agriades ellisi (Marshall, 1882)
C.Himalayas. See [About maps] Agriades ellisi ; [NEN40]

Agriades errans (Riley, 1927)
C.Himalayas. See [About maps] Lycaena dis errans Riley, 1927; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 75: 128, TL: Tibet, Phari, 14000
errans ; [NEN46, 29]
Agriades errans ; [NEN40]

Agriades janigena (Riley, 1923)
Tibet. See [About maps] Lycaena janigena Riley, 1923; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1922 (3-4) : 475, pl. 36, f. 4-5, TL: Tibet, Nyenyam, 13000ft
janigena ; [NEN46, 38]
Agriades janigena ; [NEN40]; Huang, 2001, Neue Entomologische Nachrichten, 51: 73 (note)

Agriades jaloka (Moore, [1875])
NW.Himalayas, Baltistan - Kashmir. See [About maps] Polyommatus jaloka Moore, [1875]; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1874 (4) : 573, pl. 66, f. 3, TL: Kashmir
jaloka ; [NEN46, 38]
Agriades jaloka ; [NEN40]
A. j. marlane (Hemming, 1934)
jaloka marlane (Hemming, 1934); Stylops 3 : 193 (repl. Lycaena astorica Tytler, 1926)
Lycaena orbitulus astorica Tytler, 1926; J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 31 (3): 585, pl. 1, f. 8 (preocc. Lycaena astorica Evans, 1925), TL: Rupal N., Astor, 12000
astorica ; [NEN46, 16]

Agriades kurtjohnsoni Bálint, 1997
C.Himalayas. See [About maps] Agriades kurtjohnsoni Bálint, 1997; Neue Ent. Nachr. 40: 47, TL: Nepal, Jargeng Khola, 14.000ft
kurtjohnsoni ; [NEN46, 40]

Agriades morsheadi (Evans, 1923)
Tibet. See [About maps] Lycaena morsheadi Evans, 1923; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1922 : 478, TL: Tibet, Tazeng, 15500ft
morsheadi ; [NEN46, 45]
Agriades morsheadi ; [NEN40]

The pyrenaicus species-group

Agriades aegagrus (Christoph, 1873)
N.Iran. See [About maps] Lycaena aegagrus Christoph, 1873; Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 10 (1) : 24, f. 3-4
Agriades aegagrus ; [NEN40]

Agriades forsteri Sakai, 1978
C.Asia (mountains). See [About maps] Agriades pheretiades forsteri Sakai, 1978; Atalanta 9 (1): 111, f. 1-4, TL: Afghanistan, Paghman Mts., 3300-3800m
forsteri ; [NEN46, 32]
Agriades forsteri ; [NEN40]

Agriades pheretiades (Eversmann, 1843)
Hindu Kush, Pamirs, Saur, Tarbagatai. See [About maps] Lycaena pheretiades Eversmann, 1843; Bull. Soc. Imp. Nat. Moscou 16 (3) : 536, pl. 7, f. 3,a-b, TL: Noor-Saisan [Tarbagatai Mts., E. Kazakhstan]
dschagataicus Bang-Haas, 1915
= ; Huang, 2001, Neue Entomologische Nachrichten, 51: 74 (a race)
philebus Fruhstorfer, 1915; (Kashgar, Xingjian)
= ; Huang, 2001, Neue Entomologische Nachrichten, 51: 74 (a race)
Agriades pheretiades ; [NEN40]
[pheretiades-1mv.jpg] 600x800 (~75Kb) underside male An alpine meadow on the right bank terrace of the fourth tributary of the Sargir River (the Usek River basin), altitude 3200 m, 47 km NEN of Zharkent, 21 km NEN of village Sarybel', the mountain massif Tyshkantau, the Southern Dzhungarian Alatau mountain chain (NE part of Tien Shan), Zharkent District, Taldy-Kurgan Province, SE Kazakhstan. 27th of July 1994, Photo © Oleg Kosterin [pheretiades-2mv.jpg] 458x450 (~50Kb) underside male An alpine meadow on the right bank terrace of the fourth tributary of the Sargir River (the Usek River basin), altitude 3200 m, 47 km NEN of Zharkent, 21 km NEN of village Sarybel', the mountain massif Tyshkantau, the Southern Dzhungarian Alatau mountain chain (NE part of Tien Shan), Zharkent District, Taldy-Kurgan Province, SE Kazakhstan. 27th of July 1994, Photo © Oleg Kosterin

Larva on (Tian-Shan) Androsace lehmanniana [BRU2, 185]


Saur, Tarbagatai, Dzhungarsky Alatau Agriades pheretiades pheretiades ; [BRU2, 185]
A. p. pheres (Staudinger, 1886)
Ghissar, Darvaz, Alai, W.Tian-Shan, N.Tian-Shan Lycaena pheretiades pheres Staudinger, 1886; Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (4-6): 209 (preocc. Lycaena pheres Boisduval, 1852), TL: Namangan, Uzbekistan
Lycaena pheretiades var. pheretulus Staudinger, 1886; Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (4-6): 209, TL: "Osh" and "Alai"
Lycaena pherecydes Grum-Grshimailo, 1890; in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 4 : 391 (repl. pheres Staudinger, 1886)
Lycaena pheretiades phereclus Grum-Grshimailo, 1890; in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 4 : 391, TL: "Yagatschart, N-O de Taldyk"
pheretulus ; [NEN46, 52]
pheres ; [NEN46, 51]
Agriades pheretiades pheres ; [BRU2, 185]
A. p. micrus (Avinoff, 1910)
E.Pamirs Lycaena pheretiades var. micra Avinoff, 1910; Horae Soc. Ent. Ross. 39 : 244, pl. 14, f. 19
Agriades pheretiades micrus ; [BRU2, 185]
A. p. pseudomicrus Tshikolovets, 1997
N.Pamirs Agriades pheretiades pseudomicrus ; [BRU2, 185]
A. p. andarabi (Forster, 1937)
W.Pamirs Lycaena andarabi Forster, 1937; Mitt. münch. ent. Ges. 27 (2) : 61
Agriades pheretiades andarabi ; [BRU2, 185]
A. p. walli (Evans, 1912)
Lycaena orbitulus walli Evans, 1912; J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 21 (2): 558, TL: Chitral, Kashmir
walli ; [NEN46, 63]
A. p. tekessanus (Alphéraky, 1897)
Inner Tian-Shan Lycaena pheretiades var. tekessana Alphéraky, 1897; in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 9 : 234, TL: "fleuve Tékesse, dans le Thian-Chan"
Agriades pheretiades tekessanus ; [BRU2, 185]
?A. p. multipletus (Tschikolovetz, ?)

Agriades pyrenaicus (Boisduval, 1840)
-. See [About maps] Gavarnie Blue Niña Gris
Lycaena orbitulus pyrenaica Boisduval, 1840; Genera Index Eur. Lepid. : 11, TL: Pyrenees
Agriades pyrenaicus, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
pyrenaica ; [NEN46, 54]
Agriades pyrenaicus ; [NEN40]; [H&R, 290]; [BOW: pl. 9, f. 1]; [BRU2, 185]
Agriades pyrenaica ;
Plebejus pyrenaicus ; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Androsace villosa [H&R]

C.Pyrenees
A. p. asturiensis (Oberthür, 1910)
Picos de Europa (Cantabrian Mts., Asturias, León) Lycaena pyrenaica asturiensis Oberthür, 1910; Ètud. Lépid. Comp. 4 : 293, TL: Asturies, Picos de Europa, 2000m
asturiensis ; [NEN46, 16]
Agriades pyrenaicus asturiensis ; [H&R, 290]
A. p. ergane (Higgins, 1981)
S.Europe Agriades ergane Higgins, 1981
Agriades ergane ; [NEN40]
Agriades pyrenaicus ergane ; [BRU2, 185]

Agriades dardanus (Freyer, 1845)
Balkans, Asia Minor, Caucasus, Armenia. See [About maps] Lycaena dardanus Freyer, 1845; Neuere Beitr. Schmett. 5 : 59, TL: Turkey
araraticus (Gerhard, 1853)
latedisjunctus (Alberti, 1973); Ent. Z. Frankf. a.M. 83: 221
hesselbarthi Nekrutenko, 1974
erzurumensis Eckweiler & Hesselbarth, 1978
Agriades latedisjunctus ; [NEN40]
dardanus ; [NEN46, 25]
Agriades dardanus ; [NEN40]
Agriades glandon dardanus ; [H&R, 287]
Agriades pyrenaicus dardanus ; [BRU2, 185]
Plebejus dardanus ; [Otakar Kudrna]

Agriades zullichi Hemming, 1933
S.Spain (Sierra Nevada). See [About maps] Agriades zullichi Hemming, 1933; Entomologist 66: 277 (repl. Lycaena nevandensis Züllich, 1929), TL: Sierra Nevada
Lycaena nevadensis Züllich, 1928; Z. Öst. ent. Ver. 13: 73 (preocc.)
Agriades zullichi ; [NEN40]
Agriades glandon zullichi ; [H&R, 287]
Plejebus zuellichi[sic] ; [Otakar Kudrna]

The sikkima species-group

Agriades dis (Grum-Grshimailo, 1891)
C.Asia (mountains), C.Himalayas. See [About maps] Lycaena dis Grum-Grshimailo, 1891; Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 25 (3-4) : 453, TL: Amdo
Lycaena luana Evans, 1915; J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 23: 544, TL: S.E. Tibet, Lu, 15000ft
dis ; [NEN46, 26]
Polyommatus (Agriades) dis ; Forster, 1940, Mitt. Münch. ent. Ges. 30 : 882
Agriades dis ; [NEN40]
luana ; [NEN46, 43]
Agriades luanus ; [NEN40]

Agriades sikkima (Bath, 1900)
C.Himalayas. See [About maps] Lycaena pheretes sikkima Bath, 1900; Entomologist 33 : 199, TL: Near Darjeeling
sikkima ; [NEN46, 59]
Albulina sikkima ;
Albulina orbitula sikkima ; [MRS, 686]
Agriades sikkima ; [NEN40]

The ? species-group

Agriades walterfoster (Koçak, 1996)
Afghanistan. See [About maps] Polyommatus[?] (Agriades) walterfoster Koçak, 1996


Unknown or unplaced taxa

Lycaena? leela de Nicéville, [1884]; J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 52 Pt.II (2/4) : 66, pl. 1, f. 3 ♂, 3a ♀, TL: Ladak


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References:
[ALBERTA]
University of Alberta, E.H. Strickland Entomological Museum; Browse Entomology Collection
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[BAMONA]
Opler, Pavulaan, Stanford & Pogue; Butterflies and Moths of North America; Mountain Prairie Information Node
[BARU]
Korshunov & Gorbunov; Butterflies of the Asian part of Russia; English translation by Oleg Kosterin; [Dnevnye babochki aziatskoi chasti Rossii. Spravochnik]
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X
[BRU2]
Tuzov (ed.), Bogdanov, Churkin, Devyatkin, Dantchenko, Murzin, Samodurov, Zhdanko, 2000; Guide to the Butterflies of Russia and adjacent territories; Libytheidae, Danaidae, Nymphalidae, Riodinidae, Lycaenidae; Volume 2
[EBW]
Smart, Paul, 1976; The Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Butterfly World; ISBN 0 600 31381 6
[ESP]
Heppner, 1981; The dates of E. J. C. Esper's Die Schmetterlinge in Abblidungen... 1776-[1830]; Archives of Natural History (1981) 10 (2): 251-254
[H&R]
Higgins, L.G, Riley, N.D, 1970; A Field Guide to the Butterflies of Britain and Europe
[HBN]
Francis Hemming, 1937; HÜBNER, A bibliographical and systematic account of the entomological works of Jacob Hübner and of the supplements thereto by Carl Geyer, Gottfried Franz von Frölich and Gottlieb August Wilhelm Herrich-Schäffer, Vol 1 & 2
[Kimmo Silvonen]
Espoo, Finland; Kimmo's Lep Site
[LAMAS-NEO]
Gerardo Lamas; Bibliography of butterflies; An Annocated Bibliography of the Neotropical Butterflies and Skipper (Lepididoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea); Revised Electronic Edition (2007)
[MBE]
Moths and Butteflies of Europe; Paolo Mazzei, Diego Reggianti and Ilaria Pimpinelli; http://www.leps.it/
[MRS]
Chou Io (Ed.); Monographia Rhopalocerum Sinensium, 1-2
[NAB]
Pyle, 1981; Field Guide to North American Butterflies, National Audubon Society; ISBN 0-394-51914-0
[NACL]
Hodges, 1983; Check List of the Lepidoptera of America North of Mexico
[NEN40]
Zsolt Bálint & Kurt Johnson, 1997; Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 40; Reformation of the Polyommatus Section with a Taxonomic and Biogeographic Overview (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae, Polyommatini); ISSN 0722-3773; e-mail: Kurt Johnson; and his web site; http://www.edutrek.net/
[NEN46]
Zsolt Bálint, 1999; Neue Entomologische Nachrichten 46; Annotated list of type specimens of Polyommatus sensu Eliot of the Natural History Museum, London
[NORLEP]
Norges Sommerfugler
[Oleg Kosterin]
Institue of Cytology & Genetics; Siberian Division of Russian Academy of Sciences; Novosibirsk; e-mail: Oleg Kosterin; http://pisum.bionet.nsc.ru/kosterin/
[Opler]
Opler & Warren, 2003 (April); Butterflies of North America. 2. Scientific Names List for Butterfly Species of North America, north of Mexico.
[SPRK]
Seppänen, E. J, 1970; Suomen suurperhostoukkien ravintokasvit, Animalia Fennica 14
[SVF]
Svenska fjärilar; Naturhistoriska riksmuseet; (Sweden)
[Simon Coombes]
1 Park Street, Plymouth, PL3 4BL, UK; 01752 607854; e-mail: Simon Coombes; http://www.butterfly-guide.co.uk


Some related literature:
Alphéraky, 1897
Sur quelques Lépidoptéres rapportés de l'Asie, en 1893-1895, par l'expédition de Mrs Roborowsky et Kozlov in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 9 : 229-237, pl. 12
Avinoff, 1910
[Contribution à la faune des Rhopaloceres du Pamir] (in Russian) Horae Soc. Ent. Ross. 39 : 225-246, pl. 14
Bálint, 1997
Reformation of the Polyommatus Section with a Taxonomic and Biogeographic Overview (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae, Polyommatini) Neue Ent. Nachr. 40: 1-68, 4pls, 23 figs
Bath, 1900
Lycaena pheretes and its allies in the Skihmna Himalayas Entomologist 33 : 199-200
Boisduval, 1832
Icones historique des Lépidoptères nouveaux ou peu connus. Collection, avec Figures coloritées, des Papillons d'Europe nouvellement découverts; ouvrage formant le complément de tous les auteurs iconographes Icon. hist. Lépid. Europe 1 (1-2): 1-24, pl. 1-4 (1832), (3-4): 25-40, pl. 5-8 (1832), (5-6): 41-56, pl. 9-12 (1832), (7-8): 57-72, pl. 13-16 (1832), (9-10): 73-104, pl. 17-20 (1833), (11-12): 105-120, pl. 21-24 (1833), (13-14): 121-144, pl. 25-28 (1833), (15-16): 145-160, pl. 29-32 (1833), (17-18): 161-184, pl. 33-36 (1833), (19-20): 185-208, pl. 37-40 (1834), (21-22): 209-224, pl. 41-44 (1834), (23-24): 225-248, pl. 45-47 (1834), (25-28): 249-252 (1834)
Boisduval, 1840
Genera et Index Methodicus Europaeorum Lepidopterorum Genera Index Eur. Lepid.: 238pp : 1-238
Bremer, 1861
Neue Lepidopteren aus Ost-Sibirien und dem Amur-Lande gesammelt von Radde und Maack, bescrieben von Otto Bremer Bull. Acad. Imp. Sci. St. Petersb. 3 : 461-496, Mélanges biol. St.-Pétersb. 3 (5-6): 538-589
Christoph, 1873
Weiterer Beitrag zum Verzeichnisse der im Nord-Persien einheimischen Schmetterlinge Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 10 (1) : 3-55, pl. 1
de Nicéville, [1884]
On new and little known Rhopalocera from the Indian Region J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 52 Pt.II (2/4) : 65-91, pl. 1, 9-10
Dyar, 1903
A List of North American Lepidoptera and Key to the Literature of this Order of Insects Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 1-723
Eliot, 1973
The higher classification of the Lycaenidae (Lepidoptera): a tentative Arrangement Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 373-505, 162fgs, pl. 1-6
Edwards, 1865
Descriptions of certain species of Diurnal Lepidoptera, found within the limits of the United States and British America. No. 4 Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 4 : 201-204
Emmel & Emmel, 1998
A new Agriades (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) from the Sierra Nevada and Trinity Alps of California, and the biology and geographic variation of Agriades podarce in California in Emmel, Systematics W. North Am. Butts.: 287-302
Esper, 1800
Die Schmetterlinge in Abbildungen nach der Natur mit Beschreibungen. Theil I. Die Tagschmetterlinge. Supplement Theil 1. Abschnitt 1 Die Schmett., Suppl. Th 1 (1-2): 1-8, pl. 94 (1789), (3-4): 9-60, pl. 95-101 (1789), (5-6): 61-68, pl. 102-106 (1794), ([7]): [69-88], pl. [107-109] (1798), (8-9): 89-104, pl. 110-112 (1800), (10): 105-120, pl. 113-116 ([1803-1804])
Evans, 1912
A list of Indian butterflies J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 21 (2): 553-584, (3): 969-1008
Evans, 1915
A list of butterflies caught by Capt. F. M. Bailey in S. E. Thibet during 1913 J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 23: 532-546, 1pl, 1map
Evans, 1923
A list of butterflies caught by Major H.T. Morshead during the Mount Everest Expedition 1921 Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1922 : 477-478
Eversmann, 1843
Quaedam lepidopterorum species novae in montibus Uralensibus et Altaicus habitantes nunc descriptae et depictae Bull. Soc. Imp. Nat. Moscou 16 (3) : 535-553, 4pls
C. & R. Felder, [1865]
Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Behilfen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Band 2. Abtheilung 2. Lepidoptera. Rhopalocera Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (1): 1-136, pl. 1-21 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, [1865]), (2): 137-378, pl. 22-47 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, 1865), (3): 379-536, pl. 48-74 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, 1867), (4): 537-548, pl. 75-120, (Inhalts-Verz.) 1-9 (pl. 1-74), (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874) , (5): pl. 121-140, (erklärung) 1-10 (pl. 75-107), (Inhalts-Verz.) 1-20 (pl. 108-140), (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)
Forster, 1937
Liste der von H. und E. Kotzsch im Hindukusch erbeuteten Lycaeniden Mitt. münch. ent. Ges. 27 (2) : 57-64, pl. 4-5
Forster, 1940
Neue Lycaeniden-Formen aus China. 1 Mitt. Münch. ent. Ges. 30 : 870-883, pl. 22-24
Freyer, 1845
Neuere Beiträge zur Schmetterlingskunde mit Abbildungen nach der Natur. (65-80) Neuere Beitr. Schmett. 5 : 1-40 (1842), : 41-92 (1844), : 93-164 (1845)
Grum-Grshimailo, 1890
Le Pamir et sa faune lépidoptérologique in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 4 : 1-576, pl. A,1-21
Grum-Grshimailo, 1891
Lepidoptera nova in Asia centrali novissime lecta et descripta Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 25 (3-4) : 445-465
Hemming, 1934
Revisional notes on certain species of Rhopalocera (Lepidoptera) Stylops 3 : 193-200
Huang, 2001
Report of H. Huang's 2000 Expedition to SE. Tibet for Rhopalocera Neue Entomologische Nachrichten, 51: 65-152
Hübner, [1819]
Verzeichniss bekannter Schmettlinge, 1816-[1826] Verz. bek. Schmett. (1): [1-3], 4-16 (1816), (2): 17-32 (1819), (3): 33-48 (1819), (4): 49-64 (1819), (5): 65-80 (1819), (6): 81-96 (1819), (7): 97-112 (1819), (8): 113-128 (1819), (9): 129-144 (1819), (10): 145-160 (1819), (11): 161-176 (1819), (12): 177-192 (1820), (13): 193-208 (1820), (14): 209-224 (1821), (15): 225-240 (1821), (16): 241-256 (1821), (17): 257-272 (1823), (18): 273-288 (1823), (19): 289-304 (1823), (20): 305-320 (1825), (21): 321-336 (1825), (22): 337-352 (1825), (23-27): 353-431 ([1825])
Ménétriés, 1855
Enumeratio corporum animalium Musei Imperialis Academiae Scientiarum Petropilitanae. Classis Insectorum, Ordo Lepidopterorum Cat. lep. Petersb. 1: 1-66, pl. 1-6, (supplement) 67-112 (1855), 2: 67-97,99-144, pl. 7-14 (1857), 3: 145-161, pl. 15-18 (1863)
Moore, [1875]
Descriptions of new Asiatic Lepidoptera Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1874 (4) : 565-579, pl. 66-67
Oberthür, 1910
Notes pour servir à établir la Faune Française et Algérienne des Lépidoptères Ètud. Lépid. Comp. 4 : 15-691, pl. 35-58
Prunner, 1798
Lepidoptera Pedemontana illustrata. Turin. 1 Lepid. Pedemont.: 52+124
Reakirt, 1866
Descriptions of some new species of Diurnal Lepidoptera Proc. Acad. nat. Sci. Philad. 18 (3) : 238-249
Riley, 1923
The Rhopalocera of the Mt. Everest 1921 Expedition Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1922 (3-4) : 461-483, pl. 36-37
Riley, 1927
The Lepidoptera of the third Mount Everest Expedition (1924) Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 75: 119-129
Sakai, 1978
Butterflies from the Hindukush, Karakorum, Kashmir and Ladak, with Descriptions of two new Species and six Subspecies Atalanta 9 (1): 104-131, 69figs
Staudinger, 1886
Centralasiatische Lepidopteren Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (4-6): 193-215, (7-9): 225-256
Staudinger, 1892
Lepidopteren des Kentei-Gebirges Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 5 (2) : 300-393
Tutt, 1909
A natural history of the British Lepidoptera. A text-book for students and collectors Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 10 : 1-410, pl. 1-53
Tytler, 1926
Notes on some new and interesting Butterflies from India and Burma. (1) & (2) J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 31 : 248-260, (3): 578-590, pl. 1-5 [?]


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