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Polyommatus Latreille, 1804
Polyommatus Latreille, 1804; Nouv. Dict. Hist. nat. 24 (6): 185, 200, TS: Papilio icarus Rottemburg
Nomiades Hübner, [1819]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (5): 67, TS: Papilio acis Denis & Schiffermüller
Hirsutina Tutt, 1909; Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 10 : 154, TS: Papilio damon Denis & Schiffermüller
Bryna Evans, 1912; J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 21 (2): 559, (3): 984, TS: Lycaena stoliczkana C. & R. Felder
Cyaniris Dalman, 1816; K. VetenskAcad. Handl. 1816 (1): 63, TS: Cyaniris argianus Dahlman
Agrodiaetus Hübner, 1822; Syst.-alph. Verz.: 1-10, TS: Papilio damon Denis & Schiffermüller
Meleageria de Sagarra, 1925; Bull. Inst. catal. Hist. nat. (2) 5: 271, TS: Papilio meleager Esper
Uranops Hemming, 1929; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (10) 3 : 243 (preocc. Uranops Fitzinger, 1843), TS: Papilio coridon Poda
Lysandra Hemming, 1933; Entomologist 66: 277, TS: Papilio coridon Poda
Kretania Beuret, 1959; Mitt. ent. Ges. Basel (n.f.) 9: 83, TS: Lycaena psylorita Freyer
Plebicula Higgins, 1969
Neolysandra Koçak, 1977
Paragrodiaetus Rose & Schurian, 1977
Sublysandra Koçak, 1977
Elviria Zhdanko, 1994
Rimisia Zhdanko, [1996]
Glaucolinea Wang & Rehn; , TS: Glaucolinea xingana Wang & Rehn
= Cyaniris ; Yoshino, 2003, Futao (43): 8
Polyommatus, Lepidoptera collection [SZMN]
Polyommatus, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]

Rimisia (Lycaenidae) ; [BRU2, 180]
Neolysandra (Lycaenidae) ; [BRU2, 182]
Lysandra (Polyommatini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 450
Lysandra (Lycaenidae) ; [BRU2, 185]
Meleageria (Polyommatini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 450
Meleageria (Lycaenidae) ; [BRU2, 189]
Cyaniris (Lycaenidae) ; Moore, [1881], Lepid. Ceylon 1 (2): 74; [BRU2, 175]
Cyaniris (Polyommatini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 450
Nomiades (Polyommatini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 450
Kretania (Polyommatini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 450
Bryna (Polyommatini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 450
Agrodiaetus (Polyommatini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 450
Plebicula (Polyommatini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 450
Polyommatus (Lycaenidae) ; [BRU2, 190]
Polyommatus (Polyommatini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 450

Beware of the region indications. There are many new taxons from [NEN40], which were earlier included as ssp. of the some. However, I have not copied the ranges from it in every case (for various reasons). Thus, some taxons are listed with wider region than is actually given in [NEN40].


The actinides species-group
Agrodiaetus (s. l.)

Polyommatus actinides (Staudinger, 1886)
Pamirs-Alai, N.Tian-Shan, .... See [About maps] Lycaena actinides Staudinger, 1886; Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (4-6): 214, TL: südlichen Alai [Zaalaisky Mts., Tajikistan]
Polyommatus actinides ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus actinides ; [BRU2: 213, pl. 82, f. 40-45]

Larva on Onobrychis sp.? [BRU2, 214]

Zaalaisky Mts. Agrodiaetus actinides actinides
Agrodiaetus actinides actinides ; [BRU2, 213]
P. a. praeactinides (Forster, 1960)
W.Tian-Shan Agrodiaetus praeactinides Forster, 1960; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 45 (7-10): 111, TL: Karatau Mts.?
Polyommatus praeactinides ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus actinides praeactinides ; [BRU2, 213]
P. a. weidenhofferi Eckweiler, 1997²
Kirhgizsky Mts. actinides weidenhofferi Eckweiler, 1997²
Agrodiaetus actinides weidenhofferi ; [BRU2, 213]

Polyommatus thersites (Cantener, 1834)
Morocco, SEU, Lebanon, Asia Minor, Iran, Thian Shan. See [About maps] Chapman's Blue Celda Limpia Modraszek lazurek
Argus alexis thersites Cantener, 1834; Hist. nat. Lépid. Rhop. ...: 53, pl. 11, f. 1-2, TL: France, Vosges
alexius (Freyer, [1858])
gravesi (Chapman, 1912)
Agriades thersites meridiana Verity, 1919; Ent. Rec. J. Var. 31 : 43, TL: Italy
Agriades thersites centro Chapman, 1913; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1912 (4) : 675, TL: "Tarentaise", France
Polyommatus thersites, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Polyommatus thersites, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Agrodiaetus thersites, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
thersites ; [NEN46, 61]
centro ; [NEN46, 22]
Plebicula thersites ; [H&R, 302]
Agrodiaetus thersites ; [BMAT: 43, pl. 13, f. 25-31]
Polyommatus thersites ; [NEN40]; [BRU2: 196, pl. 76, f. 31-36]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Onobrychis [H&R], Onobrychis arenaria [BARU], Onobrychis peduncularis, (Spain) O. sativa [BMAT], (Zailiisky Mts.) Onobrychis viciifolia [BRU2, 196]

SEU, SW.Siberia, Caucasus, Armenia, Talysh Mts., Kopet-Dagh ardavidana (Obraztsov, 1936)
zhicharevi (Obraztsov, 1936); (??preocc. Lycaena damon zhicharevi Sovinsky, 1915)
narzana (Obraztsov, 1936)
gandzhana (Obraztsov, 1936)
karatschaica (Obraztsov, 1936)
Lycaena rjabovi Obraztsov, 1936; Lambillionea 36: 16, TL: Daghestan
ketshevana (Obraztsov, 1936)
kislovodskana (Obraztsov, 1936)
Polyommatus thersites thersites ; [BRU2, 196]
P. t. orientis (Sheljuzhko, 1928)
Alai, N.Tian-Shan, Dzhungarsky Alatau, Altai, Sayan Lycaena thersites orientis Sheljuzhko, 1928; Ent. Rundsch. 2: 128 (repl. orientalis Chapman, 1913)
Agriades thersites orientalis Chapman, 1913; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1912 (4) : 675 (preocc. Lycaena amandus orientalis Staudinger, 1901), TL: Altai, Ongodai
orientalis ; [NEN46, 49]
Polyommatus thersites orientis ; [BARU, (note)]; [BRU2, 196]

The actis species-group
Agrodiaetus (s. l.)

Polyommatus actis (Herrich-Schäffer, [1851])
Asia Minor. See [About maps] Lycaena actis Herrich-Schäffer, [1851]; Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 1 (49): (ii) f. 496-499
Polyommatus actis ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus actis ;

Polyommatus altivagans (Forster, 1956)
Asia Minor, E.Caucasus, Transcaucasia. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus altivagans Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 60, pl. 8-9, f. 21-22, TL: Armenia (Daralagez)
altivagans ; [NEN46, 11]
Polyommatus altivagans ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus altivagans ; [BRU2: 206, pl. 81, f. 18-20]; Carbonell, 2002, Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 107 (5): 524 (note)

Polyommatus charmeuxi (Pagés, 1994)
Asia Minor. See [About maps] Polyommatus charmeuxi ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus ectabanensis (de Lesse, 1963)
Asia Minor, Iran. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus ectabanensis de Lesse, 1963; Alexanor 3: 167, TL: N.Iran, Hamadan
Agrodiaetus avajica Blom, 1979; Ent. Ber. Amst. 39 (1): 11, TL: Iran
= ; [BRU2, 206]
Polyommatus ectabanensis ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus ectabanensis ; [BRU2, 206 (note)]

Polyommatus firdussii (Forster, 1956)
Kurdistan Agrodiaetus damone firdussi Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 58, pl. 8-9, f. 16-17, TL: Lar Valley, Siah Pala, Shahkuh, Iran
firdussi ; [NEN46, 31]
Polyommatus firdussii ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus firdussii ; [BRU2: 202, pl. 80, f. 34-36]

Larva on Onobrychis cornuta [BRU2, 202]


Polyommatus sertavulensis (Koçak, 1979)
?Agrodiaetus firdussii sertavulensis ;
sertavulensis ; [BRU2, 202]
Agrodiaetus sertavulensis ; Carbonell, 2002, Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 107 (5): 524 (note)
P. s. ernesti (Eckweiler, 1989)
sertavulensis ernesti (Eckweiler, 1989) (Agrodiaetus); Nachr. ent. Ver. Apollo 10 (2): (81-102)
?Agrodiaetus firdussii ernesti ;
ernesti ; [BRU2, 202]
Agrodiaetus sertavulensis ernesti ; Carbonell, 2002, Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 107 (5): 524 (note)

Polyommatus gorbunovi Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1994
Caucasus. See [About maps] Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) gorbunovi Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1994; Atalanta 25 (1/2): 207, pl. 8, f. 1-4, TL: Azerbaidzhan, Talysh Mts., Zuvand, Mistan, 1900m
Polyommatus gorbunovi ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus gorbunovi ; [BRU2: 206, pl. 81, f. 15-17]

Larva on Astragalus?, Oxytropis? [BRU2, 206]


Polyommatus pfeifferi (Brandt, 1938)
Elburs. See [About maps] Lycaena pfeifferi Brandt, 1938; Ent. Rdsch. 55 : 671
Lycaena pfeiffer ; (missp.?)
Agrodiaetus pfeifferi ;
Polyommatus pfeifferi ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus turcicus (Koçak, 1977)
Kurdistan Agrodiaetus turcicus Koçak, 1977; Atalanta 8 (1): 54, f. 13-16, 23, TL: .. roadside of Kagizman-Cumaçy (Kar Prov., NE-Turkey), ca. 2500m
Polyommatus turcicus ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus turcicus ; [BRU2: 207, pl. 81, f. 21-23]; Carbonell, 2002, Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 107 (5): 524 (note)

Larva on Onobrychis sp. [BRU2, 207]


Polyommatus wagneri (Forster, 1956)
Kurdistan Agrodiaetus wagneri Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 55, TL: Konya, Turkey
Polyommatus wagneri ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus wagneri ; [BRU2, 206 (note)]

The ? species-group

Polyommatus anticarmon (Koçak, 1983)

Polyommatus artvinensis (Carbonell, 1997)
Agrodiaetus artvinensis Carbonell, 1997

Polyommatus arasbarani (Carbonell & Naderi, 2000)

Polyommatus bilgini (Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 2002)
Turkey (Gümüshane, Erzincan). See [About maps] Agrodiaetus bilgini Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 2002; Atalanta 33 (1/2): 97, pl. I, f. 9-12, TL: Turkey, Gümüshane, 20km S Torul, 40°23'N, 39°19'E, 1300m
Agrodiaetus bilgini ; Carbonell, 2002, Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 107 (5): 524 (note)

Polyommatus cilicius (Carbonell, 1998)

Polyommatus sigberti (Olivier, Poorten, Puplesiene & de Prins, 2000)
Agrodiaetus sigberti Olivier, Poorten, Puplesiene & de Prins, 2000

Polyommatus khoshyeilagi (Blom, 1979)
khoshyeilagi (Blom, 1979); Ent. Ber. Amst. 39 (1): (10-14)

Polyommatus erzindjanensis (Carbonell, 2002)
Turkey (Erzincan). See [About maps] Agrodiaetus erzindjanensis Carbonell, 2002; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 107 (5): 524, TL: Turkey, Spikör geçidi, 2400-2500m, Erzincan

Polyommatus musa Koçak & Hosseinpour, 1996

The ? species-group

Polyommatus pseudactis (Forster, 1960)
Armenia, Turkey. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus pseudactis Forster, 1960; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 45 (7-10): 107

Polyommatus haigi (Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 2002)
Turkey (Van, Bitlis). See [About maps] Agrodiaetus haigi Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 2002; Atalanta 33 (1/2): 99, pl. I, f. 13-16, TL: Turkey, Van, 34km N Çatak, 2100m

The admetus species-group
Agrodiaetus (s. l.)

Polyommatus admetus (Esper, 1783)
SEEU, Balkans. See [About maps] Anomalous Blue
Papilio admetus Esper, 1783; Die Schmett. Th. I, Bd. 2 (7): 148, pl. 82, f. 2-3, TL: Hungary
Polyommatus admetus; [Otakar Kudrna]
Agrodiaetus admetus, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Agrodiaetus admetus, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Agrodiaetus admetus ; [H&R, 295]; [BOW: pl. 9, f. 2]; [BMAT: 103, pl. 32, f. 17-18 (not in N.Africa)]
Polyommatus admetus ; [NEN40]

Larva on Onobrychis [H&R]

P. a. anatoliensis (Forster, 1960)
Agrodiaetus admetus anatoliensis Forster, 1960; Ent. Z. 70 (3): 20, TL: Konya, Ak-Cheir, Turkey
anatoliensis ; [NEN46, 12]

Polyommatus alcestis (Zerny, 1932)
Asia Minor, Levant. See [About maps] Lycaena ripperti alcestis Zerny, 1932; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 46 : 186, TL: Nd.-Liban, Cedern, b. Becharré
alcestis ; [NEN46, 9]
Polyommatus alcestis ; [NEN40]
P. a. karacetinae (Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 2002)
SE.Turkey (Hakkari), W.Iran Agrodiaetus alcestis karacetinae Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 2002; Atalanta 33 (1/2): 94, TL: Turkey, Hakkari, Dez valley, 1500m

Polyommatus aroaniensis (Brown, 1976)
SEEU (Balkans). See [About maps] Agrodiaetus aroaniensis Brown, 1976; Entomol. Gaz. 27 (2): 78, TL: Greece, Mt. Chelmos?
Agrodiaetus aroaniensis, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Agrodiaetus aroaniensis, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Polyommatus aroaniensis ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Polyommatus demavendi (Pfeiffer, 1938)
S.Transcaucasia, Turkey, N.Iran, W.Iran. See [About maps] Lycaena ripartii demavendi Pfeiffer, 1938; Mitt. Münch. ent. Ges. 28 (2): 194, TL: Ort Demavend (Tar-Tal), 2200-2500m [Elburs Mts., N.Iran]
Polyommatus demavendi ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus demavendi ; [BRU2: 197, pl. 79, f. 40-42, pl. 80, f. 1-3]

Larva on Onobrychis pr. hajastana [BRU2, 197]


Polyommatus exuberans (Verity, 1926)
Alps. See [About maps] Hirsutina exuberans Verity, 1926; Ent. Rec. J. Var. 38 : 121
Polyommatus exuberans ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Polyommatus fabressei (Oberthür, 1910)
Iberia. See [About maps] Oberthur's Anomalous Blue
Lycaena ripperti fabressei Oberthür, 1910; Ètud. Lépid. Comp. 4 : 260, TL: Albarracin, Spain
Agrodiaetus fabressei, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
fabressei ; [NEN46, 30]
Agrodiaetus fabressei ;
Polyommatus fabressei ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Polyommatus violetae (Gómez Bustillo, Expósito Hermosa & Martínez Borrego, 1979)
Spain. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus violetae Gómez Bustillo, Expósito Hermosa & Martínez Borrego, 1979; Revta Lep. 7 (1): 51
Agrodiaetus violetae f. violetapuncata Gómez Bustillo, Expósito Hermosa & Martínez Borrego, 1979; Revta Lep. 7 (1): 53
Polyommatus violetae ; [NEN40]; Otakar Kudrna

Polyommatus galloi Balletto & Toso, 1979
Italy. See [About maps] Polyommatus galloi ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Polyommatus humedasae (Toso & Balletto, 1976)
Italy. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus humedasae Toso & Balletto, 1976; Ann. Mus. civ. nat. Giacomo Doria 81 : 125
Agrodiaetus humedasae, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Polyommatus humedasae ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Polyommatus mithridates Staudinger, 1878
Asia Minor, Elburs. See [About maps] Polyommatus mithridates Staudinger, 1878; Horae Soc. Ent. Ross. 14 : 247
Polyommatus mithridates ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus mithridates ;

Polyommatus nephohiptamenos (Brown & Coutsis, 1978)
Balkans. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus nephohiptamenos Brown & Coutsis, 1978; Ent. Gaz. 29 (4): 207, TL: Greece
Agrodiaetus nephohiptamenos, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Polyommatus nephohiptamenos ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Polyommatus ripartii (Freyer, 1830)
SWEU. See [About maps] Ripart's Anomalous Blue Velludita Fimbria Oscura Modraszek gniady
Lycaena ripartii Freyer, 1830; Beitr. eur. Schmett. 3 (17-24): 128, pl. 133, f. 3, TL: Spain
Agrodiaetus ripartii, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Agrodiaetus ripartii, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Agrodiaetus ripartii, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
ripartii ; [NEN46, 54]
Agrodiaetus ripartii ; [BRU2: 196, pl. 79, f. 31-39, pl. 80, f. 4-6]
Polyommatus rippartii[sic?] ; [BARU, #395]
Polyommatus ripartii ; [Otakar Kudrna]
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Larva on Onobrychis, Onobrychis saxatilis [H&R], Onobrychis arenaria [BARU], Onobrychis tanaitica [BRU2, 197]


S.Europe, SW.Siberia, Altai, Sayan Agrodiaetus ripartii ripartii
Agrodiaetus ripartii ripartii ; [BRU2, 196]
P. r. budaskini Kolev & de Prins, 1995
Crimea Polyommatus budaskini Kolev & de Prins, 1995
Polyommatus budaskini ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus ripartii budaskini ; [BRU2, 196]

Larva on Onobrychis miniata, O. gracilis? [BRU2, 197]

P. r. montanesa Gomez-Bustillo, 1971²
P. r. mozuelicus (Agenjo, [1973])
Plebejus (Agrodiaetus) mozuelica Agenjo, 1970; Graellsia 26: 31
P. r. pelopi (Brown, 1976)
Greece Agrodiaetus pelopi Brown, 1976; Entomol. Ber., Amst. 36 (3): 47, TL: Greece, Mt. Chelmos?
P. r. paralcestis (Forster, 1960)
Balkans?, Asia Minor?, Transcaucasia Agrodiaetus ripartii paralcestis Forster, 1960; Ent. Z. 70 (3): 17, TL: Amasia, Turkey
Polyommatus paralcestis ; [NEN40]
paralcestis ; [NEN46, 50]
Agridiaetus ripartii paralcestis ; [BRU2, 197]
P. r. budashkini Kolev & de Prins, 1995
Crimea
P. r. rippertii (Boisduval, 1832)
Argus rippertii Boisduval, 1832; Icon. hist. Lépid. Europe 1 (7-8): 68, pl. 16, f. 4-6, TL: Alps., France
rippertii ; [NEN46, 54]
P. r. colemani (Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 2002)
W.Tian-Shan Agrodiaetus ripartii colemani Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 2002; Atalanta 33 (1/2): 86, TL: Kasakhstan, Shymkentskaya, Ugamskij Khreber, Saryaigyr, 1600m
Agrodiaetus ripartii ssp.; [BRU2: pl. 79, f. 37-39]
P. r. sarkani (Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 2002)
E.Kazakstan (Dzhungarian Alatau, Alakol Lake Basin), W.China? Agrodiaetus ripartii sarkani Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 2002; Atalanta 33 (1/2): 88, TL: Kasakhstan, Taldy-Kurganskaya, Dzhungarian Alatau, Kabanbai, Kolbai vic., 800m
P. r. ovchinnikovi (Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 2002)
Altai Mts. Agrodiaetus ripartii ovchinnikovi Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 2002; Atalanta 33 (1/2): 90, TL: Kazakhstan, Vostochna-Kazakhstanskaya, Zyryanovskij, Kremnyuhka, 450m

Polyommatus valiabadi (Rose & Schurian, 1977)
Kurdistan Agrodiaetus valiabadi Rose & Schurian, 1977; J. ent. Soc. Iran 4 (1-2): 63
Polyommatus valiabadi ; [NEN40]

The ? species-group

Polyommatus eriwanensis (Forster, 1960)
-. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus ripartii eriwanensis Forster, 1960; Ent. Z. 70 (3): 19, TL: Eriwan [Armenia]
Agrodiaetus eriwanensis ; [BRU2: 198, pl. 79, f. 43-45]
Armenia Agrodiaetus eriwanensis eriwanensis
Agrodiaetus eriwanensis eriwanensis ; [BRU2, 198]
P. e. interjectus (de Lesse, 1960)
Turkey Polyommatus interjectus ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus eriwanensis interjectus ; [BRU2, 198]

Polyommatus rjabovi (Forster, 1960)
-. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus rjabovi Forster, 1960; Ent. Z. 70 (14): 157 (?preocc. Lycaena rjabovi Obraztsov, 1936), TL: Talysh, distr. Lenkoran, Ljulakeran
rjabovianus Koçak, 1980; (repls. Agrodiaetus rjabovi Forster, 1960)
Agrodiaetus rjabovi ; [BRU2: 198, pl. 80, f. 7-9]

Larva on Onobrychis? [BRU2, 198]

Talysh Mts. Agrodiaetus rjabovi rjabovi
Agrodiaetus rjabovi rjabovi ; [BRU2, 198]
P. r. valiabadi (Rose & Schurian, 1977)
N.Iran rjabovi valiabadi (Rose & Schurian, 1977); , TL: Elburs-Nordseite (Chalus-Tal), Umgebung Vali-Abad
Agrodiaetus rjabovi valiabadi ; [BRU2, 198]

The carmon species-group
Agrodiaetus (s. l.)

Polyommatus eurypilos (Gerhard, [1851])
Asia Minor, Iran. See [About maps] Lycaena eurypilos Gerhard, [1851]
Lycaena carmon Herrich-Schäffer, [1851]; Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 1 (49): (ii) f. 506-507
= ; Carbonell, Borie & Prins, 2004, Phegea 22 (3): 87
Lycaena alpestris Freyer, [1851]
= ; Carbonell, Borie & Prins, 2004, Phegea 22 (3): 87
Lycaena kindermanni Lederer, 1852; Verh. zool.-bot. Ver. Wien 2 (Abh.) : 21 (nom. nud.), TL: Amasia, Turkey
= ; Carbonell, Borie & Prins, 2004, Phegea 22 (3): 87
Agrodiaetus carmon munzuricus Rose, 1978; Entomol. Z., Frankf. a.M. 88 (22): 246, TL: 38km E Erzincan, 1250m, Turkey
= ; Carbonell, Borie & Prins, 2004, Phegea 22 (3): 87
kindermanni ; [NEN46, 39]
Agrodiaetus carmon ;
Polyommatus carmon ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) eurypilos ; Carbonell, Borie & Prins, 2004, Phegea 22 (3): 79

Polyommatus schuriani (Rose, 1978)
Turkey. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus carmon schuriani Rose, 1978; Entomol. Z., Frankf. a.M. 88 (22): 248, TL: env. Göreme, 1100-1300m, Turkey
Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) schuriani ; Carbonell, Borie & Prins, 2004, Phegea 22 (3): 82
Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) kunchuy Koçak, 1999; , TL: versant sud Cal Dagi, 1100m, Turkey
= ; Carbonell, Borie & Prins, 2004, Phegea 22 (3): 87
Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) schuriani schuriani ; Carbonell, Borie & Prins, 2004, Phegea 22 (3): 87
P. s. attalaensis Carbonell, Borie & Prins, 2004
Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) schuriani attalaensis Carbonell, Borie & Prins, 2004; Phegea 22 (3): 82, TL: "region de Körkuteli", 1600-1700m

Polyommatus surakovi Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1994
Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) carmon surakovi Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1994; Atalanta 25 (1/2): 209, pl. 8, f. 9-12, TL: Azerbaidzhan, Nakhichevan, Buzgov, 1000m
Agrodiaetus surakovi sekercioglui Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 2002; Atalanta 33 (1/2): 102, pl. I, f. 21-24, TL: Turkey, Van, 34km N Çatak, 2100m
= ; Carbonell, Borie & Prins, 2004, Phegea 22 (3): 87
Agrodiaetus surakovi ; [BRU2: 203, pl. 81, f. 1-3]
Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) surakovi ; Carbonell, Borie & Prins, 2004, Phegea 22 (3): 87

Larva on Astragalus montis-aquilis [BRU2, 204]


Polyommatus cyaneus (Staudinger, 1899)
Asia Minor, Transcaucasia, .... See [About maps] Lycaena damone var. cyanea Staudinger, 1899; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 12 (1): 142, TL: Khandynka [Stepanakert, Nagornyi Karabakh, Azerbaijan]
Polyommatus cyaneus fredi Eckweiler, 1997; Nachr. ent. Ver. Apollo, Suppl. 16: 21 (repl. Agrodiaetus xerxes brandti Forster, 1956)
?Agrodiaetus kermansis de Lesse, 1963; Alexanor 2 (1962): 311
?Agrodiaetus paracyanea de Lesse, 1963; Rev. franc. Ent. 30: 178
Polyommatus cyaneus ; [NEN40]
?Agrodiaetus cyaneus paracyaneus ;

Larva on (Armenia) Onobrychis atropatana, (Zuvand Plateau) Onobrychis heterophylla [BRU2, 201]

S.Armenia, S.Azerbaijan, Talysh Mts. Agrodiaetus cyaneus cyaneus
Agrodiaetus cyaneus cyaneus ; [BRU2, 201]
P. c. pseudocyaneus (Forster, 1956)
S.Georgia Agrodiaetus xerxes pseudocyanea Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 120
P. c. damalis (Riley, 1921)
NW.Iran Lycaena damone damalis Riley, 1921; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 8 (47) : 597, TL: N.W. Persia, Karind Gorge, 6000ft
damalis ; [NEN46, 25]
Agrodiaetus cyaneus damalis ; [BRU2, 201]
P. c. xerxes (Staudinger, 1899)
Iran Lycaena damone var. xerxes Staudinger, 1899; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 12 (1): 143, TL: NE.Iran, Elburs Mts.
Agrodiaetus cyaneus xerxes ; [BRU2, 201]
P. c. brandti (Forster, 1956)
Iran Agrodiaetus xerxes brandti Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 123, pl. 12-13, f. 8-9, TL: Fars, Iran
brandti ; [NEN46, 20]
Agrodiaetus cyaneus brandti ; [BRU2, 201]

Polyommatus dizinensis (Schurian, 1982)
Kurdistan Polyommatus dizinensis ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus kendevani (Forster, 1956)
Kurdistan Agrodiaetus carmon kendevani Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 88, pl. 12-13, f. 1-2, TL: Elburs Mts, Iran
Polyommatus kendevani ; [NEN40]
kendevani ; [NEN46, 39]

Polyommatus merhaba (de Prins et al., 1991)
Kurdistan Polyommatus merhaba ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus pseudoxerxes (Forster, 1956)
Asia Minor. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus carmon pseudoxerxes Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 118, pl. 12-13, f. 3-4, TL: Iran
Polyommatus pseudoxerxes ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus kendevani pseudoxerxes ;
pseudoxeres[sic] ; [NEN46, 53]

Polyommatus turcicus (Koçak, 1996)
Asia Minor. See [About maps] Polyommatus turcicus ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus yurinekrutenko (Koçak, 1996)
Caucaus, Kurdistan Polyommatus yurinekrutenko ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus zarathustra Eckweiler, 1997
-. See [About maps] Polyommatus zarathustra Eckweiler, 1997; Nachr. ent. Ver. Apollo, Suppl. 16: 10, TL: North-West Iran, Zagros range
Agrodiaetus zarathustra ; [BRU2: 204, pl. 81, f. 7-8]

Larva on Astragalus sp.? [BRU2, 205]

N.Iran Agrodiaetus zarathustra zarathustra ; [BRU2, 204]
P. z. neglecta Dantchenko, 2000
Transcaucasia Polyommatus zarathustra neglecta Dantchenko, 2000; Neue Entomologische Nachricten, 48: 69, pl. 7, f. 1-4, TL: Transcaucasus, Armenia, Zungezursky range, 2000m
Agrodiaetus zarathustra neglectus ; [BRU2, 204]

Polyommatus pierceae (Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 2002)
SE.Turkey (Van). See [About maps] Agrodiaetus pierceae Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 2002; Atalanta 33 (1/2): 100, pl. I, f. 17-20, TL: Turkey, Van, Güzelder Geçidi, 2700m

The coelestina species-group
Neolysandra

Polyommatus coelestina (Eversmann, 1843)
SEU, Asia Minor, S.Ural. See [About maps] Lycaena coelestina Eversmann, 1843; Bull. Soc. Imp. Nat. Moscou 16 (3) : 535, TL: piedmonts of S.Ural
Lycaena iranica Pfeiffer, 1938; Mitt. Münch. ent. Ges. 28 (2): 195
hera (Eckweiler & Schurian, 1980)
Neolysandra coelestina, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Agrodiaetus coelestina ;
Neolysandra coelestina ; [BRU2: 182, pl. 75, f. 16-24]
Polyommatus coelestina ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus coelestinus ; [BARU, #398]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Melilotus, Trifolium, Anthillis vulnerariaare [BARU], Vicia cracca [BRU2, 183]

S.Europe, N.Turan, SW.Siberia Neolysandra coelestina coelestina
Neolysandra coelestina coelestina ; [BRU2, 183]
P. c. alticola (Christoph, 1886)
Armenia (highland), Caucasus, Asia Minor, Kurdistan Lycaena coelestina alticola Christoph, 1893; Dt. Ent. Zeit. Iris, 6 (1) : 86, TL: Kasikoparan
Lycaena pontica Courvoisier, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (9) : 107, pl. 2, f. 12, TL: Amasia
?Albulina alexander Higgins, 1981; , TL: Armenia, Lake Sevan, 1820m
alticola ; [NEN46, 11]
Polyommatus ponticus ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus alticola ; [NEN40]
Neolysandra coelestina alticola ; [BRU2, 183]

Polyommatus corona (Verity, 1936)
Lebanon corona (Verity, 1936); Ent. Rec. 48: 106
Polyommatus corona ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus corona ;

Polyommatus diana (Miller, [1913])
Kurdistan Lycaena diana Miller, [1913]; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 26 (4) : 221, TL: Kagyzman, Kars. Prov., Turkey
Polyommatus diana ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus diana ;
Neolysandra diana ; [BRU2: 183, pl. 75, f. 25-27]

Polyommatus ellisoni (Pfeiffer, 1931)
Kurdistan, Elburs, ??Lebanon. See [About maps] ellisoni (Pfeiffer, 1931); Mutt. Munch. Ent. Ges. 41: 65
Lycaena ellisoni Pfeiffer, 1931; Mitt. Münch. ent. Ges. 21 : 65, TL: Lebanon, Syria
ellisoni ; [NEN46, 28]
Agrodiaetus ellisoni ;

Polyommatus fatima (Eckweiler & Schurian, 1980)
Kurdistan Polyommatus fatima ; [NEN40]

The coridon species-group
Lysandra

Polyommatus albicans (Herrich-Schäffer, [1852])
Spain, Morocco. See [About maps] Spanish Chalk-hill Blue
Lycaena albicans Herrich-Schäffer, [1852]; Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 6 (55): 27, TL: Spain
arragonensis (Gerhard, 1851)
Lysandra albicans, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Lysandra albicans ; [H&R, 307]; [BOW: pl. 9, f. 41]
Meleageria albicans ;
Polyommatus albicans ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]
[albicans-1vmf.jpg] 788x536 (~65Kb) underside male female Escamilla, 1000m, prov. Guadalajara, Spain, August-1988 (on Lavandula), Photo © Enrique Garcia-Barros

Larva on Astragalus, Hippocrepis, (etc.) [BHR]


P. a. berber (Le Cerf, 1932)
Morocco (Middle Atlas) Lycaena coridon berber Le Cerf, 1932; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 37 (11) : 163-164, TL: Ksar el Kebir, Daya Chikker, Timesmout, Tameghilt, Moussah ou Salah (Middle Atlas) (Morocco)
Lysandra albicans berber ; [H&R, 308]; [BMAT: 45, pl. 13, f. 42-48]
P. a. dujardini (Barragué, 1987)
Morocco (W.Rif Mts) Lysandra albicans dujardini Barragué, 1987; Linn. belg. 11 (1): 4, f. 13 (3-4), TL: Dj.Bouhalla (Morocco)
Lysandra albicans dujardini ; [BMAT: 45, pl. 13, f. 49-56]
[dujardini-1m.jpg] 600x435 (~19Kb) male Morocco, Djebel Tisuka, Rif, Photo © Michel Tarrier [dujardini-2vmf.jpg] 600x435 (~35Kb) underside male female Morocco, Djebel Tisuka, Rif, Photo © Michel Tarrier


Polyommatus apennina (Zeller, 1847)
Italia Polyommatus corydon var. apennina Zeller, 1847; Isis von Oken 1847 (2): 148
Polyommatus apennina ; [NEN40]
apenninus ; [NEN46, 13]
Polyommatus coridon apenninus ;

Polyommatus bellargus (Rottemburg, 1775)
CEU, SEU, S.Russia, Iraq, Iran, Caucasus, Transcausus, Turkey. See [About maps] Adonis Blue Himmelblauer Bläuling Niña Celeste Rastrillo Modraszek adonis
Papilio bellargus Rottemburg, 1775; Der Naturforscher 6 : 25, TL: W. Germany
Papilio adonis Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775
Papilio salacia Bergsträsser, 1779
Papilio venilia Bergsträsser, 1779
Papiliio oceanus Bergsträsser, 1779
Polyommatus bellargus, Larvae of North-European Lepidoptera [Kimmo Silvonen]
Lysandra bellargus, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Lysandra bellargus, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Lysandra bellargus, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Lysandra bellargus ; [H&R, 309]; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 10, f. 1-2]; [BMAT: 103, pl. 32, f. 10 (first in N.Africa 1992, Dj.Lakraa)]; [BRU2: 185, pl. 76, f. 4-6]
Meleageria bellargus ;
Polyommatus bellargus ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]
[bellargus-1u.jpg] 500x355 (~62Kb) upperside Fontmell Down, Dorset, UK 22/08/96, Photo © Simon Coombes [bellargus-2mu.jpg] 512x768 (~47Kb) upperside male Germany, Baden-Württemberg, Ensingen, 8° 57' E, 48° 58' N, altitude 350m, 06.09.1996 (sucking on Origanum vulgare), Photo © Karl Hofsäß

Larva on Hippocrepis, Leguminosae, (small) [H&R] (Turkey) Securigera varia, Lotus corniculatus, (ants Myrmica sabuleti) [BRU2, 186]



Polyommatus caelestissima (Verity, 1921)
Iberia. See [About maps] Azure Chalk-hill Blue
caelestissima (Verity, 1921); Ent. Rec. J. Var. 33 : 191, TL: Albarracin, Tragacete
Lysandra caelestissima, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Lysandra caelestissima ; [H&R, 308]
Meleageria caelestissima ;
Polyommatus caelestissimus ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Polyommatus coridon (Poda, 1761)
SEU, CEU, Asia Minor, S.Ural, NW.Turan. See [About maps] Chalk-hill Blue Silbergrüner Bläuling Niña coridon Modraszek korydon
Papilio coridon Poda, 1761; Ins. Mus. Graecensis: 77, TL: Graz, Austria
Polyommatus coridon, Larvae of North-European Lepidoptera [Kimmo Silvonen]
Lysandra coridon, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Lysandra coridon, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Lysandra coridon, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Lysandra coridon ; [H&R, 306]; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 10, f. 3]; [BRU2: 186, pl. 76, f. 1-3]
Meleageria coridon ;
Polyommatus coridon ; [NEN40]; [BARU, #396]; [Otakar Kudrna]
[coridon-1mfv.jpg] 500x400 (~79Kb) underside male female Martin down, Dorset, UK 04/08/95, Photo © Simon Coombes [coridon-1u.jpg] 500x369 (~52Kb) upperside Fontmell down, Dorset, UK 06/08/95, Photo © Simon Coombes [coridon-2mfv.jpg] 533x400 (~48Kb) underside male female The foot of the coastal (the Nlack Sea) lime-stone hills at the settlement Kabardinka, Gelendzhik District, Krasnodarskii Krai Province, Russia. 10th June 1990, Photo © Oleg Kosterin
[coridon-3mv.jpg] 512x768 (~44Kb) underside male Germany, Baden-Württemberg, Ötisheim, 8° 49' E, 48° 58' N, altitude 300m, 26.07.1997, Photo © Karl Hofsäß [coridon-4u.jpg] 512x768 (~97Kb) upperside Germany, Baden-Württemberg, Ensingen, 8° 57' E, 48° 58' N, altitude 350m, 06.09.1996, Photo © Karl Hofsäß

Larva on Leguminosae, Vicia, Trifolium?, Lotus?, (Trefoil) Hippocrepis comosa [H&R], Astragalus, Coronilla varia, Vicia [BARU], Securigera varia [BRU2, 186]


P. c. borussia (Dadd, 1908)
Ural Lycaena borussia Dadd, 1908; Proc. Ent. Soc. London 1908: 63
jahontovi Wnukowsky, 1934
Polyommatus coridon jahontovi ; [BARU, (note)]
Lysandra coridon borussia ; [BRU2, 186]
P. c. asturiensis Sagarra, 1922²
coridon asturiensis Sagarra, 1922²; , TL: Pajares, Cantabrian
Lysandra coridon asturiensis ; [H&R, 306]

Polyommatus corydonius (Herrich-Schäffer, [1852])
Caucasus, Transcaucasus, NE.Turkey, NW.Iran. See [About maps] Lycaena corydonius Herrich-Schäffer, [1852]; Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 6 (55): 27, TL: Helenendorf [Khanlar, Azerbaijan]
caeruleossmar (Verity, 1939)
sokolowskii (Wojtusiak & Niesiolowski, 1946)
Polyommatus corydonius ; [NEN40]
Meleageria corydonius ;

Larva on (Turkey) Hippocrepis comosa [BRU2, 187]

P. c. ciscaucasica (Jachontov, 1914)
N.Caucasus, SEEU Lycaena corydon ciscaucasica Jachontov, 1914; Revue Russe Ent. 14: 300
Polyommatus ciscaucasicus ; [NEN40]
Lysandra corydonius ciscaucasica ; [BRU2, 186]

Polyommatus caucasica (Lederer, 1870)
Nakhichevan, Talysh Lycaena caucasica Lederer, 1870; Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 13 : 23
Lysandra corydonius caucasica ; [BRU2, 186]
Polyommatus caucasicus ; [Otakar Kudrna]

Polyommatus melamarina (Dantchenko, 2000)
W.Caucasus Major, E.Crimea? Lysandra melamarina Dantchenko, 2000; [BRU2: 187, pl. 75, f. 28-30], TL: W.Caucasus, Lazarevskoe

Larva on Hippocrepis emeroides? [BRU2, 188]


Polyommatus sheikh (Dantchenko, 2000)
NE.Caucasus Major (Daghestan, E.Azerbaijan). See [About maps] Lysandra sheikh Dantchenko, 2000; [BRU2: 188, pl. 75, f. 40-42], TL: NE.Caucasus, Daghestan, vicin. of Gunib, 1800m

Larva on Securigera varia? [BRU2, 189]


Polyommatus dezinus (de Freina & Witt, 1983)
Kurdistan Lysandra dezina de Freina & Witt, 1983; Entomofauna 4: (181-197)
Polyommatus dezinus ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus hispana (Herrich-Schäffer, [1852])
Spain, S.France, N.Italy. See [About maps] Provence Chalk-hill Blue
hispana (Herrich-Schäffer, [1852]); Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 1: ?, TL: Spain
rezneciki Bartel, 1905
Lysandra hispana, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Lysandra hispana, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Lysandra hispana, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Lysandra hispana ; [H&R, 307]
Meleageria hispana ;
Polyommatus hispanus ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]
[hispana-1mU.jpg] identification uncertain 700x586 (~44Kb) male France, Sophia Antipolis, 2.10.2000, Photo © Markku Savela [hispana-1muU.jpg] identification uncertain 800x643 (~47Kb) upperside male France, Sophia Antipolis, 2.10.2000, Photo © Markku Savela [hispana-2fU.jpg] identification uncertain 620x705 (~62Kb) female France, Sophia Antipolis, 4.10.2000, Photo © Markku Savela
[hispana-3fvU.jpg] identification uncertain 600x563 (~58Kb) underside female France, Sophia Antipolis, 5.10.2000, Photo © Markku Savela

Larva on Astragalus, Coronilla [BHR]


P. h. semperi (Agenjo, 1969)
Spain

Polyommatus nufrellensis (Schurian, 1977)
Corsica. See [About maps] Lysandra nufrellensis Schurian, 1977; Ent. Z., Frankf. a.M. 87 (3): 13, TL: Corsica
Polyommatus nufrellensis ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus ossmar (Gerhard, 1853)
Asia Minor. See [About maps] Lycaena ossmar Gerhard, 1853; Mon. Lyc. : pl. 31, f. 4a
Polyommatus ossmar ; [NEN40]
P. o. ankara (Schurian & Hofmann, 1983)
Turkey Lysandra ankara Schurian & Hofmann, 1983; Nachr. ent. Ver. Apollo N.F. 3: 121, TL: Kizilçahaman, Ankara, Turkey
ankara ; [NEN46, 12]
Meleageria ankara ;

Polyommatus polonus Zeller, 1845
Polyommatus polonus Zeller, 1845; Stettin ent. Z. 6: 351, TL: Posen (Poznan, Poland)
polonus ; [NEN46, 53]
Polyommatus polonus ; [NEN40]
Meleageria polonus ;
?coridon × bellargus ; [BHR]

Polyommatus punctifera (Oberthür, 1876)
Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia. See [About maps] Spotted Adonis Blue
Lycaena adonis var. punctifera Oberthür, 1876; Étud. d'Ent. 1 : 23, TL: Lambessa (Algeria)
Lycaena bellargus punctifera var. rubro-maculata Oberthür, 1909; Étud. Lépid. Comp. 3 : 407, pl. 19, f. 57, TL: Sebdou (Algeria)
Lysandra bellargus punctifera postpunctifera Verity, 1937; Ent. Rec. J. Var. 49 (Suppl.) : 5 (2. gen.), TL: Tingad (Algeria)
Lysandra bellargus punctifera magnapunctifera Verity, 1937; Ent. Rec. J. Var. 49 (Suppl.) : 5 [2/3] gen., TL: Ifrane (Morocco)
punctigera Oberthür, 1909
Lysandra punctifera, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Lysandra punctifera, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Polyommatus punctiferus ; [NEN40]
Lysandra punctifera ; [H&R, 309]; [BMAT: 45, pl. 13, f. 57-68]
Meleageria punctifera ;
[punctifera-1um.jpg] 600x435 (~48Kb) upperside male Morocco, Itzer, Moyen Atlas, Photo © Michel Tarrier [punctifera-2v.jpg] 800x580 (~53Kb) underside Morocco, Tizi-n-Tretten, Moyen Atlas, Photo © Jean Delacre

Larva on Hippocrepis scabra, Onobrychis sp. [BMAT]



Polyommatus syriaca (Tutt, 1914)
Syria, Lebanon. See [About maps] Agriades coridon syriaca Tutt, 1914; Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 4 : 14, TL: Afka, Lebanon, 600ft
Polyommatus syriacus ; [NEN40]

The cornelia species-group
Sublysandra

Polyommatus bilucha (Moore, 1884)
Baluchistan - C.Tibet. See [About maps] Lycaena bilucha Moore, 1884; J. asiat. Soc. Bengal 53 Pt.II (1) : 24, TL: Chaman, Afghanistan
Polyommatus drunela Swinhoe, 1910; in Moore, Lepidoptera Indica 8 : 27, pl. 646, f. 3a-b, TL: Peshawur, Pakistan
Lycaena florenciae Tytler, 1926; J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 31 (3): 583, pl. 1, f. 4, TL: Baroghil Pass
Polyommatus eros shingara Evans, 1932; Indian Butterflies (edn. 2): 231, TL: Baluchistan, Shingarh
Polyommatus eros wazira Evans, 1932; Indian Butterflies (edn. 2): 232, TL: Waziristan, Razmak, 7000 (Pakistan)

bilucha ; [NEN46, 19]
Polyommatus bilucha ; [NEN40]
drunela ; [NEN46, 27]
Polyommatus stoliczkana drunela ;
florenciae ; [NEN46, 31]
Polyommatus florenciae ; [NEN40]
shingara ; [NEN46, 58]
wazira ; [NEN46, 63]

Polyommatus cornelia (Gerhard, 1851)
Asia Minor, Elburs. See [About maps] Lycaena cornelia Gerhard, 1851
?Lycaena cornelia Freyer, 1852; Neuere Beitr. Schmett. 6: pl. 572
Polyommatus candalus Herrich-Schäffer, [1852]; Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 6 (55): 26
?Polyommatus anatolica Koçak, 1975
?Polyommatus subtilis Pagés & Charmeux, 1992
Polyommatus candalus ; [BOW: pl. 10, f. 25 (text only)]
Polyommatus cornelius ;
Polyommatus cornelia ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus isauricoides Graves, 1923
Levant Polyommatus candalus isauricoides Graves, 1923; Entomologist 56: 155, TL: Cedar Mts, 8000-10000ft, Lebanon
isauricoides ; [NEN46, 37]
Polyommatus isauricoides ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus muetingi (Bálint, 1992)
C.Asia? (mountains) Polyommatus muetingi ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus nuksani (Forster, 1937)
Hindu Kush Lycaena nuksani Forster, 1937; Mitt. münch. ent. Ges. 27 (2) : 62, TL: Hindu Kush
Polyommatus nuksani ; [NEN40]

The cyane species-group
Elviria
Rimisia

Polyommatus cyane (Eversmann, 1837)
S.Urals, Turan, Tian-Shan, Ghissar, Darvaz, Pamirs-Alai, Saur, Tarbagatai, S.Altai, Transbaikalia, Mongolia. See [About maps] Lycaena cyane Eversmann, 1837; Bull. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 1837 (1): 22, TL: Orenburg
tarbagata (Suschkin, 1909)
Lycaena radiata Kozhanchikov, 1923; Jb. Martjanov Staatmus. Minussinsk, 1 (1): 12
ella (Bollow, 1931)
Plebejidea cyane, Lepidoptera collection [SZMN]
Agrodiaetus cyane ;
Plebejidea cyane ; [BRU2: 181, pl. 70, f. 35-40]
Polyommatus cyane ; [NEN40]; [BARU, #397]; [Otakar Kudrna]
[cyane-1fv.jpg] 506x400 (~34Kb) underside female A saline steppe between the elevation Zolotaya Griva and Lake Teniz, 13 km SW of the village Novokrasnoe, Chistozernyi District, Novosibirsk Province (on the Kazakhstan border), Russia. 22nd June 1994 (on Goniolimon speciosum (L.) Boiss.), Photo © Oleg Kosterin [cyane-2m.jpg] 533x400 (~39Kb) male A steppefied meadow on the Onon River right bank terrace at a pine forest edge, 5 km upstream of the village Nizhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, Chita Province, Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia, 2nd July 1996, Photo © Oleg Kosterin

Larva on (Transbaikalia) Goniolimon speciosum [BARU], (S.Urals) Limonium gmelinii, (Kazahstan) L. leptolobum, Goniolimon cuspidatum [BRU2, 181]


P. c. kozhantshikovi (Sheljuzhko, 1928)
Minusinsk, S.Siberia (mountains) Lycaena kozhantshikovi Sheljuzhko, 1928; Lep. Rdsch. 2: 116, TL: Minusinsk
Polyommatus cyane kozhantshikovi ; [BARU, (note)]
P. c. deserticola (Elwes, 1899)
SE.Altai Lycaena cyane deserticola Elwes, 1899; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1899 (3) : 325, TL: Kosh-Agach, S.E. Altai, Tchuja Valley, 4-6000ft
deserticola ; [NEN46, 25]
Polyommatus cyane deserticola ; [BARU, (note)]
Polyommatus deserticolus ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus elvira (Eversmann, 1854)
Kazakhstan, valleys of (Syr-Darja, Amu-Darja, Ili, Lake Alakol). See [About maps] Lycaena elvira Eversmann, 1854; Bull. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 27 (3) : 177, TL: [Syr-Darja River valley, S.Kazakhstan]
Lycaena oberthueri Grum-Grshimailo, 1887; in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 3 : 399, TL: "Schir-Abad" and Surchan-Darja, Buchara
oberthueri ; [NEN46, 48]
Polyommatus elvira ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus elvira ;
Plebejidea elvira ; [BRU2: 181, pl. 71, f. 16-18]

Larva on Limonium gmelinii [BRU2, 181]


Polyommatus miris (Staudinger, 1881)
Kopet-Dagh, Ghissar, Darvaz, Pamirs-Alai, Tian-Shan, C.Turan, E.Turan, Dzhungarsky Alatau Mts., Tarabagatai, Saur, S.Altai, N.Iran, N.Afghanistan, NW.China. See [About maps] Lycaena miris Staudinger, 1881; Stettin ent. Ztg 42 (7-9): 263, TL: Samarkand
oblitestens (Schulz, 1906)
miris ; [NEN46, 45]
Polyommatus miris ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus miris ;
Rimisia miris ; [BRU2: 180, pl. 68, f. 54-56]

Larva on (Kazakhstan) Astragalus balchaschensis, A. vulpinus, (Ghissar) A. sieversianus [BRU2, 180]


The dama species-group
Agrodiaetus (s. str.)

Polyommatus dama (Staudinger, [1892])
Mesopotamia - NW.Iran. See [About maps] Lycaena dama Staudinger, [1892]; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 4 (2) : 234
Polyommatus dama ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus dama ;
P. d. karinda (Riley, 1921)
Lycaena dama karinda Riley, 1921; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 8 (47) : 597, TL: N.W.Persia, Karind Gorge, 6000ft
karinda ; [NEN46, 39]

Polyommatus hamadanensis (de Lesse, 1959)
Iran (Elburs). See [About maps] Agrodiaetus hamadanensis de Lesse, 1959; Bull. Soc. ent. Mulhouse: 14
?Agrodiaetus splendens Forster, 1961; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 46: 46
Polyommatus hamadanensis ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus hamadanensis ;

Polyommatus larseni (Carbonell, 1994)
Lebanon Polyommatus larseni ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus theresiae Schurian, van Oorschot & van den Brink, 1992
Kurdistan Polyommatus theresiae Schurian, van Oorschot & van den Brink, 1992; Nachr. ent. Ver. Apollo N.F. 12: 227, f. 1-4, TL: Adana and Konya, Turkey
theresiae ; [NEN46, 61]
Polyommatus theresiae ; [NEN40]

The damon species-group
Agrodiaetus (s. str.)

Polyommatus baytopi (de Lesse, 1959)
Elburs. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus baytopi de Lesse, 1959; Bull. Soc. ent. Mulhouse: 45
Polyommatus baytopi ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus biton (Sulzer, 1776)
Alps. See [About maps] Papilio biton Sulzer, 1776; Gesch. Ins. nach linn. Syst.: 18, f. 9
Polyommatus biton ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus damon ([Schiffermüller], 1775)
-. See [About maps] Damon Blue Azul Cintada Modraszek damon
Papilio damon [Schiffermüller], 1775; Ankündung eines systematischen Werkes von den Schmetterlingen der Wienergegend: 182
Polyommatus damon, Larvae of North-European Lepidoptera [Kimmo Silvonen]
Agrodiaetus damon, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Agrodiaetus damon, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Agrodiaetus damon, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Agrodiaetus damon ; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 9, f. 4]; [BRU2: 198, pl. 80, f. 11-21]
Polyommatus damon ; [BARU, #393]; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]
[damon-1v.jpg] 1100x1209 (~126Kb) underside Hungary: Budapest, Harang-volgy, August 2006, Photo © Szabolcs Safian

Larva on Onobrychis [H&R], Onobrychis arenaria, Medicago falcata [BARU]


SEU, CEU Agrodiaetus damon damon
Agrodiaetus damon damon ; [BRU2, 199]
P. d. mongolensis (Koçak, 1980)
Mongolia, S.Siberia, Altai damon mongolensis (Koçak, 1980); (repl.?)
Agrodiaetus mongolica Forster, 1971; Faun. Abh... ?, 3: 215 (preocc.)
?damon mongolica Kurenzov, 1970
Polyommatus damon mongolica ; [BARU, (note)]
Agrodiaetus damon mongolensis ; [BRU2, 199]
P. d. noguerae (De Sagarra, 1924)
C.Spain, N.Spain Polyommatus noguerae ; [NEN40]
P. d. zhicharevi (Sovinsky, 1915)
N.Caucasus, SEEU Lycaena damon zhicharevi Sovinsky, 1915; Rev. Russ. Ent. 15: 384, TL: Caucasus
zhicharevi ; [NEN46, 65]
Agrodiaetus damon zhicharevi ; [BRU2, 199]
P. d. kotshubeji (Sovinsky, 1915)
Transcaucasia Lycaena damon kotshubeji Sovinsky, 1915; Rev. Russ. Ent. 15: 388
Agrodiaetus damon kotshubei[sic] ; [BRU2, 199]
P. d. merzbacheri (Courvoisier, 1913)
Dzhungarsky Alatau Mts. Lycaena damon f. merzbacheri Courvoisier, 1913; Ent. Mitt. 2 (10) : 293
Agrodiaetus damon merzcbacheri[sic] ; [BRU2, 199]

Polyommatus iphicarmon Eckweiler & Rose, 1993
Kurdistan Polyommatus iphicarmon ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus iphidamon (Staudinger, 1899)
Elburs. See [About maps] Lycaena damone var. iphidamon Staudinger, 1899; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 12 (1): 144
Polyommatus iphidamon ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus iphigenia (Herrich-Schäffer, [1847])
Balkans, Asia Minor. See [About maps] Lycaena iphigenia Herrich-Schäffer, [1847]; Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 1 (26): (ii) pl. 73, f. 354, TL: Turkey
Lycaena iphigenia Herrich-Schäffer, [1851]; Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 6 (48): 24
Agrodiaetus iphigenia, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Agrodiaetus iphigenia, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Agrodiaetus iphigenia ; [BRU2: 207, pl. 81, f. 24-26]
Polyommatus iphigenia ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus iphigenius ; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Onobrychis sp. [BRU2, 208]

P. i. barthae (Pfeiffer, 1932)
Lycaena iphigenia barthae Pfeiffer, 1932; in Osthelder & Pfeiffer, Mitt. Münch. Ent. Ges. 22 : 47, TL: Taurus, Turkey
barthae ; [NEN46, 17]
P. i. araratensis (de Lesse, 1957)
Turkey Agrodiaetus araratensis de Lesse, 1957; Lambillionea 57 (9-10): 66
Agrodiaetus iphigenia araratensis ; [BRU2, 207]

Polyommatus ischkaschimicus Shchetkin, 1986
-. See [About maps] Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) iphigenia ischkaschimicus Shchetkin, 1986; Entomol. obozr. 65 (7): 1093, TL: Pamirs [Sangou-Dara Gorge, W. spurs of Shugnansky Mts., W. Pamirs]
Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) iphigenides ischkaschimicus ; Eckweiler & Rose, 1993, Nachr. ent. Ver. Apollo 13 (3a): (355-364)
Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) ischkaschimicus ; Dantchenko, 1994, Atalanta 25 (1/2): 203
Polyommatus ishashimicus[sic, recte ischkaschimicus] ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus ishkashimicus[sic, recte ischkaschimicus] ; [BRU2: 213, pl. 82, f. 23, 38-39]

Larva on Onobrychis echidna? [BRU2, 213]

W.Pamirs Agrodiaetus ishkashimicus ishkashimicus ; [BRU2, 213]
P. i. danilevskyi Dantchenko, 1994
Ghissar Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) ischkaschimicus danilevskyi Dantchenko, 1994; Atalanta 25 (1/2): 204, pl. VIIb, f. 1-4, TL: Tadzhikistan, Gissar, Anzob pass, 3000m
Agrodiaetus ishkashimicus danilevskyi ; [BRU2, 213]

Polyommatus juldusa (Staudinger, 1886)
N.Tian-Shan, Dzhungarsky Alatau Mts., NW.China. See [About maps] Lycaena damone var. juldusa Staudinger, 1886; Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (4-6): 213, TL: Juldus-(Tian-Shan) [Juldus Plateau, Xinjiang]
duplicatus (A. Bang-Haas, 1910)
Polyommatus juldusa ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus juldusus ;
Agrodiaetus juldusus ; [BRU2: 210, pl. 82, f. 13-18]

Larva on Hedysarum sp.? [BRU2, 210]

Tian-Shan Agrodiaetus juldusus juldusus ; [BRU2, 210]
P. j. kirgisorum Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 1994²
Kirghizsky Mts. juldusa kirgisorum Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 1994²
Agrodiaetus juldusus kirgisorum ; [BRU2, 210]
P. j. kasachstanus Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 1994²
Dzhungarsky Alatau Mts. juldusa kasachstanus Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 1994²
Agrodiaetus juldusus kasachstanus ; [BRU2, 210]
P. j. rueckbeili (Forster, 1960)
Agrodiaetus iphigenia rueckbeili Forster, 1960; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 45 (7-10): 126, pl. 10-11, f. 21-22
rueckbeili ; [NEN46, 55]

Polyommatus posthumus (Christoph, 1877)
N.Iran. See [About maps] Lycaena damon posthumus Christoph, 1877; Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 12 (3): 238, pl. 5, f. 11, TL: Schahkuh, Iran
posthumus ; [NEN46, 53]
Polyommatus posthumus ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus posthumus ;

Polyommatus rovshani Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1994
S.Transcaucasia, Azerbaijan, Talysh Mts., NW.Iran?. See [About maps] Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) rovshani Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1994; Atalanta 25 (1/2): 208, pl. 8, f. 5-8, TL: Azerbaidzhan, Talysh Mts., Zuvand, Mistan, 1900m
Polyommatus rovshani ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus rovshani ; [BRU2: 201, pl. 80, f. 31-33]

Larva on Onobrychis spp.? [BRU2, 202]


Polyommatus tankeri (de Lesse, 1960)
Asia Minor, Kurdistan. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus tankeri de Lesse, 1960; Bull. Soc. ent. Mulhouse: 76, TL: N.Turkey, Erzurum
Polyommatus tankeri ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus tankeri ; Carbonell, 2002, Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 107 (5): 524 (note)

Polyommatus carmonides Eckweiler, 1997
N.Caucasus. See [About maps] Polyommatus carmonides Eckweiler, 1997; Nachr. ent. Ver. Apollo, Suppl. 16: 21 (repl. Agrodiaetus carmon ciscaucasica Forster, 1956)
Agrodiaetus carmon ciscaucasica Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 86, pl. 10-11, f. 17-19 (preocc. Lycaena corydon ciscaucasica Jachontov, 1914), TL: Kislovodsk, Russia
ciscaucasica ; [NEN46, 23]
Agrodiaetus ciscaucasicus ; [BRU2: 200, pl. 80, f. 22-24]

Larva on Onobrychis vassilczenkoi [BRU2, 201]


Polyommatus shamil (Dantchenko, 2000)
NE.Caucasus. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus shamil Dantchenko, 2000; [BRU2: 199, pl. 80, f. 25-27], TL: NE.Caucasus, Daghestan, vicin. of Gunib, 1800m

Larva on Onobrychis bobrovii [BRU2, 200]


The ? species-group

Polyommatus igisizilim Koçak & Kemal, 2001

The damone species-group
Agrodiaetus (s. l.)

Polyommatus damocles (Herrich-Schäffer, [1844])
-. See [About maps] Lycaena damocles Herrich-Schäffer, [1844]; Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 1 (7): 113, (ii) pl. 47, f. 214-217, TL: Guberly (220km SSE Orenburg)
Agrodiaetus damocles ; [BRU2: 208, pl. 82, f. 1-9]
Polyommatus damocles ; [NEN40]; [BARU, (note)]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Hedysarum candidum, H. grandiflorum, H. biebersteinii [BRU2, 209]

S.Urals Agrodiaetus damocles damocles
Agrodiaetus damocles damocles ; [BRU2, 208]
P. d. rossicus (Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1993)
Agrodiaetus damocles rossicus Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1993
Agrodiaetus damocles rossicus ; [BRU2, 208]
P. d. krymaeus (Sheljuzhko, 1928)
Crimea Lycaena damone krymaea Sheljuzhko, 1928; Lep. Rdsch. 2: 45
Polyommatus krymaeus ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus damocles krymaeus ; [BRU2, 208]
P. d. kanduli (Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 2002)
Turkey (Munzur Daglari Mts.) Agrodiaetus damocles kanduli Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 2002; Atalanta 33 (1/2): 95, pl. I, f. 1-4, TL: Turkey, Erzincan, Munzur Daglari Mts., Yildiz, 39°35'N, 39°57'E, 1700m
P. d. tortumensis (Carbonell, 2003)
Turkey Agrodiaetus damocles tortumensis Carbonell, 2003; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 108 (2): (175-176), TL: Turkey
P. d. urartua (Carbonell, 2003)
Turkey Agrodiaetus damocles urartua Carbonell, 2003; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 108 (2): (175-176), TL: Turkey

Polyommatus putnami (Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 2002)
Turkey (Erzurum, Agri). See [About maps] Agrodiaetus putnami Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 2002; Atalanta 33 (1/2): 96, pl. I, f. 5-8, TL: Turky, Erzurum, 8km W Kayabasi, 39°51'N, 41°47'E, 1900m

Polyommatus damone (Eversmann, 1841)
-. See [About maps] Lycaena damone Eversmann, 1841; Bull. Soc. imp. Nat. Moscou 1841 (1) : 18, TL: S.Ural, Sergievsk
?Agrodiaetus maraschi Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 57, TL: Syria
Agrodiaetus damone ; [BRU2: 208, pl. 81, f. 30-44]
Polyommatus damone ; [NEN40]; [BARU, #394]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Onobrychis arenaria? [BARU], Hedysarum candidum, H. biebersteinii, H. cretaceum, H. grandiflorum, H. argyrophyllum [BRU2, 208]

S.Urals Agrodiaetus damone damone
Agrodiaetus damone damone ; [BRU2, 208]
P. d. pljushtchi Lukhtanov & Budashkin, 1993
Crimea Polyommatus pljushtchi Lukhtanov & Budashkin, 1993
Polyommatus pljushtchi ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus damone pljushtchi ; [BRU2, 208]
P. d. tanais Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1993²
SE.Europe damone tanais Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1993²
Agrodiaeteus damone tanais ; [BRU2, 208]
P. d. altaicus (Elwes, 1899)
Altai Lycaena damone altaica Elwes, 1899; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1899 (3) : 327, TL: Ongodai, Altai Mts., 3-5000ft
Agrodiaetus altaiensis Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 119
altaica ; [NEN46, 10]
Polyommatus altaicus ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus damone altaicus ; [BRU2, 208]
P. d. walteri Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1993
NW.Mongolia, Tuva Polyommatus damone walteri Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1993; , TL: NW Mongolia
Polyommatus walteri ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus damone walteri ; [BRU2, 208]
P. d. irinae Dantchenko, 1997²
Lower flow region of Volga R. damone irinae Dantchenko, 1997²
Agrodiaetus damone irinae ; [BRU2, 208]
P. d. bogdoolensis Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1997²
N.Mongolia damone bogdoolensis Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1997²
Agrodiaetus damone bogdoolensis ; [BRU2, 208]
P. d. sibirica (Staudinger, 1899)
S.Siberia (mountains), N.Mongolia Lycaena damone var. sibiria Staudinger, 1899; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 12 (1): 139
Polyommatus sibiricus ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus damone sibirica ; [BARU, (note)]

Polyommatus damonides (Staudinger, 1899)
S.Armenia. See [About maps] Lycaena damone var. damonides Staudinger, 1899; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 12 (1): 138, TL: Ordubad
Agrodiaetus damonides ; [BRU2: 209, pl. 81, f. 27-29]

Polyommatus fabiani Bálint, 1997
Mongolia. See [About maps] Polyommatus fabiani Bálint, 1997; Neue Ent. Nachr. 40, 50, TL: "Mongolia, Dungovi aimak, 4km NE of Mandalgovi, 106°20'E 45°48'N

The daphnis species-group
Meleageria

Polyommatus buzulmavi Carbonell, 1991
Kurdistan Polyommatus buzulmavi ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus daphnis ([Schiffermüller], 1775)
SEU, Lebanon, Syria, Iran, S.Ural, Caucasus, Transcaucasia, Turkey. See [About maps] Meleager's Blue Azul Bipuntada Zahnflügel Bläuling Modraszek dafnid
Papilio daphnis [Schiffermüller], 1775; Ankündung eines systematischen Werkes von den Schmetterlingen der Wienergegend: 182, TL: Vienna
Papilio endymion [Schiffermüller], 1775; Ankündung eines systematischen Werkes von den Schmetterlingen der Wienergegend: 182 (preocc.)
Papilio meleager Esper, 1778; Die Schmett. Th. I, Bd. 1 (9): 375, (7): pl. 45
Polyommatus daphnis brandti Pfeiffer, 1938
Meleageria daphnis, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Meleageria daphnis, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Meleageria daphnis, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Meleageria daphnis ; [BOW: pl. 10, f. 6-7]; [BRU2: 189, pl. 76, f. 7-21]
Polyommatus daphnis ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]
[daphnis-1v.jpg] 300x400 (~29Kb) underside A road through alternating meadows and woods on a flat top (loc. "yaila") of the coastal Crimean mountains above the halfway between Mukhovatka and Foros, Crimea, Ukraine. 4th July 1991, Photo © Oleg Kosterin [daphnis-2v.jpg] 802x602 (~76Kb) underside Poland, Potok Zloty near Czestochowa, July 2000, Photo © Marek Michalski

Larva on Securigera varia, (not Onobrychis or Astragalus glycyphillos) (ants Lasius alienus, Formica pratensis, Tapinoma eraticum) [BRU2, 189]


SEU, Crimea, S.Ural Lycaena oricus Fruhstorfer, 1910
Polyommatus daphnis oricus ; [BARU, (note)]
Meleageria daphnis daphnis ; [BRU2, 189]
P. d. narsana (Alberti, 1973)
Caucasus Major narsana (Alberti, 1973); Atalanta 4 (6) B: 383
Meleageria daphnis narsana ; [BRU2, 189]
P. d. versicolor (Heyne, [1895])
Caucasus Minor, Armenia (highland) Lycaena ignorata Staudinger, 1901; in Staudinger & Rebel, Cat. Lepid. palaearct. Faunengeb., 1: 86
erciyasi (Schurian & Häuser, 1981)
Meleageria daphnis palandoekis Schurian & Häuser, 1981; Atalanta 12: 105, f. 2a-d, TL: Palandöken Dagh, Turkey
dugijani Schurian & Häuser, 1981
palandoekis ; [NEN46, 50]
palandokis[sic, recte palandoekis] ; [BRU2, 189]
Meleageria daphnis versicolor ; [BRU2, 189]
P. d. elamita (Le Cerf, 1913)
Kurdistan?, Elburs?, Talysh Meleageria daphnis vangolensis Schurian & Häuser, 1981; Atalanta 12: 106, f. 3a/b, TL: Prov. Van, Turkey
= ; [BRU2, 189]
vangolensis ; [NEN46, 62]
Polyommatus elamita ; [NEN40]
Meleageria daphnis elamita ; [BRU2, 189]
P. d. hayesi (Larsen, 1974)
Meleageria daphnis hayesi Larsen, 1974; Alexanor 8 (7): 304, TL: Nabi Sbat, Lebanon
hayesi ; [NEN46, 34]

Polyommatus marcida (Lederer, [1870])
Kurdistan, Elburs. See [About maps] Lycaena marcida Lederer, [1870]; : 10
Polyommatus marcida ; [NEN40]
Meleageria marcida ;

The dolus species-group
Agrodiaetus

Polyommatus ainsae (Forster, 1961)
N.Spain. See [About maps] Forster's Furry Blue
Agrodiaetus ainsae Forster, 1961; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 46: 76
Agrodiaetus ainsae, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Agrodiaetus ainsae, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Agrodiaetus ainsae ;
Polyommatus ainsae ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Onobrychis, Medicago sativa [H&R]

Spain

Polyommatus antidolus (Rebel, 1901)
Kurdistan Lycaena dolus var. antidolus Rebel, 1901; Ann. Hofmus. Wien. 16 : 167
Polyommatus antidolus ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus antidolus ;
P. a. pertekensis (Carbonell, 2003)
Agrodiaetus antidolus pertekensis Carbonell, 2003; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 108 (5): (445-446), TL: Turkey

Polyommatus dolus (Hübner, [1823])
Furry Blue Velludita Fimbria Clara
Papilio[?] dolus Hübner, [1823]; Samml. eur. Schmett. [1] : pl. 159, f. 793-796, : pl. 167, f. 828-829
Agrodiaetus dolus, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Agrodiaetus dolus ; [BOW: pl. 9, f. 5]
Polyommatus dolus ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Onobrychis, Medicago sativa [H&R]


Polyommatus virgilia (Oberthür, 1910)
Italy. See [About maps] Lycaena virgilia Oberthür, 1910; Ètud. Lépid. Comp. 4 : 263, TL: Italy, Sulmona
Polyommatus dolus virgilius ;
Polyommatus virgilia ; Otakar Kudrna

Polyommatus fulgens (de Sagarra, 1925)
Iberia. See [About maps] Hirsutina fulgens de Sagarra, 1925; Bull. Inst. catal. Hist. nat. (2) 5: 271, TL: Spain
Polyommatus dolus f. fulgens ;

Polyommatus feminionides (Eckweiler, 1987)
Caucasus. See [About maps] Polyommatus feminionides ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus kurdistanicus (Forster, 1961)
Kurdistan Agrodiaetus kurdistanica Forster, 1961; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 46: 111
Polyommatus kurdistanicus ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus menalcas (Freyer, [1837])
Asia Minor, Kurdistan. See [About maps] Lycaena menalcas Freyer, [1837]; Neuere Beitr. Schmett. 3 : 46, pl. 223, f. 2-3, TL: "Konstantinopel"
Lycaena epidolus Boisduval, 1840; Genera Index Eur. Lepid. : 13, TL: "Turcia"
menalcas ; [NEN46, 43]
epidolus ; [NEN46, 28]
Polyommatus menalcas ; [Otakar Kudrna]

Polyommatus mofidi (de Lesse, 1963)
Elburs. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus mofidi de Lesse, 1963; Alexanor 3: 34
Polyommatus mofidii ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus morgani (Le Cerf, 1909)
Elburs. See [About maps] Polyommatus morgani ; [NEN40]
P. m. sanandajensis (Carbonell, 2003)
Agrodiaetus morgani sanandajensis Carbonell, 2003; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 108 (5): (445-446), TL: Iran

Polyommatus peilei Bethune-Baker, 1921
NW.Iran (Elburs). See [About maps] Polyommatus peilei Bethune-Baker, 1921; Ent. Rec. J. Var. 33 : 63, TL: Persia, Karind Gorge, 6000ft (Peile)
peilei ; [NEN46, 51]
Polyommatus peilei ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus peilei ;

Polyommatus phyllides (Staudinger, 1886)
S.Turan, Pamirs-Alai, Tian-Shan. See [About maps] Lycaena phyllides Staudinger, 1886; Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (7-9): 225, TL: [Fergana Valley, Uzbekistan]
Polyommatus phyllides ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus phyllides ; [BRU2: 211, pl. 82, f. 25-30]

Larva on Hedysarum sp. [BRU2, 211]

Alaisky, Zaalaisky Mts., Ghissar, Darvaz, Talassky, Kirghizsky Mts. Agrodiaetus phyllides phyllides
Agrodiaetus phyllides phyllides ; [BRU2, 211]
P. p. kentauensis Lukhtanov, 1990²
Karatau Mts. phyllides kentauensis Lukhtanov, 1990²
Agrodiaetus phyllides kentauensis ; [BRU2, 211]
P. p. askhabadica (Forster, 1960)
Agrodiaetus phyllis askhabadica Forster, 1960; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 45 (7-10): 135, pl. 12-13, f. 6-7, TL: Aschabad, Turkmenistan
= Agrodiaetus phyllides (Staudinger, 1886); [BRU2, 211]
askhabadica ; [NEN46, 15]

Polyommatus phyllis (Christoph, 1877)
-. See [About maps] Lycaena damon phyllis Christoph, 1877; Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 12 (3): 237, pl. 5, f. 9-10, TL: Shahkuh, Iran
phyllis ; [NEN46, 52]
Polyommatus phyllis ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus phyllis ; [BRU2: 202, pl. 80, f. 40-45]

Larva on Onobrychis cornuta [BRU2, 203]

N.Iran, Kopet-Dagh? Agrodiaetus phyllis phyllis
Agrodiaetus phyllis phyllis ; [BRU2, 202]
P. p. nekrutenkoi Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1994
Azerbaijan Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) phyllis nekrutenkoi Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 1994; Atalanta 25 (1/2): 210, pl. VIII, f. 13-16, TL: Azerbaidzhan, East Caucasus, mt. Diubrar
Agrodiaetus phyllis nekrutenkoi ; [BRU2, 202]
P. p. dagestanica (Forster, 1960)
NE.Caucasus Major Agrodiaetus dagestanica Forster, 1960; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 45 (7-10): 134
Agrodiaetus phyllis dagestanicus ; [BRU2, 202]

Polyommatus vanensis (de Lesse, 1957)
Turkey, Transcaucasia, Iraq, W.Iran. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus vanensis de Lesse, 1957; Lambillionea 57 (9-10): 69
Polyommatus vanensis ;
Agrodiaetus vanensis ; [BRU2: 203, pl. 80, f. 37-39]

Larva on Onobrychis cornuta [BRU2, 203]

P. v. sheljuzhkoi (Forster, 1960)
Armenia, Talysh Mts. Agrodiaetus phyllis sheljuzhkoi Forster, 1960; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 45 (7-10): 132, pl. 10-11, f. 26-27, TL: Mt. Daralagez, Armenia
sheljuzhkoi ; [NEN46, 58]
Agrodiaetus vanensis sheljuzhkoi ; [BRU2: 203]
P. v. zeituna (Forster, 1960)
S.Turkey, Iraq Agrodiaetus phyllis zeituna Forster, 1960; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 45 (7-10): 129, pl. 10-11, f. 23, TL: Taurus, Turkey
zeituna ; [NEN46, 64]
Agrodiaetus vanensis zeitunus ; [BRU2, 203]

Polyommatus sennanensis (de Lesse, 1959)
Kurdistan Agrodiaetus sennanensis de Lesse, 1959; Bull. mems. Soc. linn. Lyon. 28: 150
Polyommatus sennanensis ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus vittatus (Oberthür, 1892)
Asia Minor. See [About maps] Polyommatus vittatus ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus dolus vittatus ; Tolman, 1997

The dorylas species-group
Plebicula (s. l.)

Polyommatus atlantica (Elwes, 1905)
Morocco, Algeria. See [About maps] Atlas Blue
Lycaena hylas var. atlantica Elwes, 1905; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1905 (4): 380, pl. 19, f. 5-6, TL: Imentalla (High Atlas mts) (Morocco)
Polyommatus atlantica, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
atlantica ; [NEN46, 16]
Plebicula atlantica ; [H&R, 299]
Polyommatus atlanticus ; [NEN40]
Morocco (High Atlas) Plebicula atlantica atlantica
Plebicula atlantica atlantica ; [BMAT: 44, pl. 13, f. 1-10]

Larva on Anthyllis vulneraria [BMAT]

P. a. weissi (Dujardin, 1977)
Morocco (Middle Atlas) Plebicula atlantica weissi Dujardin, 1977; Entomops 43: 96, f. 8-10, f. 12-14, TL: Col du Zad, Dayet Achlef (Morocco)
Plebicula atlantica f. rosea Tennent, 1994; Entomologist's Gaz. 45: 25 (male f.), TL: Timhadit (Morocco)
Plebicula atlantica weissi ; [BMAT: 44, pl. 13, f. 11-19]
[weissi-1um.jpg] 600x435 (~30Kb) upperside male Morocco, Djebel Tarharhat (Itzer), Moyen Atlas, Photo © Michel Tarrier [weissi-2vm.jpg] 600x435 (~37Kb) underside male Morocco, Itzer, Moyen Atlas, Photo © Michel Tarrier [weissi-3uf.jpg] 600x435 (~25Kb) upperside female Morocco, Djebel Tarharhat (Itzer), Moyen Atlas, Photo © Michel Tarrier

Larva on Anthyllis vulneraria [BMAT]


P. a. barraguei Dujardin, 1977
Algeria (Djurdjura, Aures Mts) Polyommatus atlantica barraguei Dujardin, 1977; Entomops 43: 93, 94 (f. 1-2), 95 (f. 3-6), TL: Tikjda, Hodna mts (Algeria)
Plebicula atlantica barraguei ; [BMAT: 44, pl. 13, f. 20-24]

Larva on Anthyllis vulneraria? [BMAT]


Polyommatus dorylas ([Schiffermüller], 1775)
SEU, Asia Minor, Caucasus, Transcaucasia. See [About maps] Turquoise Blue Honungsklöverblåvinge Modraszek dorylas
Papilio dorylas [Schiffermüller], 1775; Ankündung eines systematischen Werkes von den Schmetterlingen der Wienergegend: 322, TL: Vienna
Papilio hylas Esper, 1778; Die Schmett. Th. I, Bd. 1 (9): 375, (7): pl. 45, f. 3 (preocc.)
Papilio argester Bergsträsser, 1779
albicans (Gerhard, 1851)
Polyommatus dorylas, Larvae of North-European Lepidoptera [Kimmo Silvonen]
Polyommatus dorylas, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Polyommatus dorylas, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Polyommatus dorylas, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Plebicula dorylas, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Plebicula dorylas ; [H&R, 298]; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 10, f. 16]
Polyommatus dorylas ; [NEN40]; [BRU2: 195, pl. 76, f. 25-30]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Melilotus, Trifolium, Thymus, Anthyllis [H&R], (Turkey) Melilotus, Medicago, Trifolium, Thymus [BRU2, 196]

P. d. magna Bálint, 1985
SEU Polyommatus dorylas magna ; [BRU2, 196]
P. d. castilla (Fruhstorfer, 1910)
Lycaena hylas castilla Fruhstorfer, 1910; Soc. ent. 25 (12) : 48, TL: Castilien, Spain
castilla ; [NEN46, 22]
P. d. armenus (Staudinger, 1871)
Caucasus, Armenia Polyommatus armenus ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus dorylas armenus ; [BRU2, 196]

Polyommatus golgus (Hübner, [1813])
Iberia. See [About maps] Nevada Blue
Papilio golgus Hübner, [1813]; Samml. eur. Schmett. [1] : pl. 136, f. 688-689, TL: S. Spain
Plebicula golgus ; [H&R, 298]
Polyommatus golgus ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Polyommatus nivescens Keferstein, 1851
SWEU. See [About maps] Mother-of-Pearl Blue Niña de Nacar
Polyommatus nivescens Keferstein, 1851; Stettin. ent. Ztg 12 (10): 309, TL: Sierra de Alfacar
Plebicula nivescens ; [H&R, 299]
Polyommatus nivescens ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]

The eros species-group
Polyommatus (s. l.)

Polyommatus aloisi (Bálint, 1988)
S.Mongolia. See [About maps] Polyommatus aloisi, Lepidoptera collection [SZMN]
Polyommatus aloisi ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus eroides (Frivaldszky, 1835)
pl, Balkans, Asia Minor. See [About maps] False Eros Blue Modraszek eroides
eroides (Frivaldszky, 1835); A Magyar Tudós Társág Évkönyvei, 2: 270, pl. 7, f. 3, TL: Mts. Balkan
Polyommatus eroides, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Polyommatus eroides ; [NEN40]; [BOW: pl. 10, f. 23 (text only)]; [Otakar Kudrna]
P. e. amdoensis (Wnukowsky, 1929)
Lycaena eroides amdoensis Wnukowsky, 1929; Zool. Anz. 83 (9/10): 221 (repl. Lycaena myrrha helena Grum-Grshimailo, 1891)
Lycaena eroides myrrha Grum-Grshimailo, 1891; Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 25 (3-4) : 453 (preocc. Lycaena helena Staudinger, 1862), TL: Guj-duj-sa, Amdo
myrrha ; [NEN46, 35]

Polyommatus boisduvalii (Herrich-Schäffer, [1844])
E.Germany, Czech Republic, Poland, SEEU, SW.Siberia, N.Kazakhstan - Altai. See [About maps] Lycaena boisduvalii Herrich-Schäffer, [1844]; , TL: Sarepta
Lycaena anteros Boisduval, 1840; Genera Index Eur. Lepid. : 11 (preocc. Lycaena anteros Freyer, 1839)
anteros ; [NEN46, 13]
Polyommatus boisduvali ; [BARU, #401c]
Polyommatus eros boisduvalii ; [MRS, 689]
Polyommatus eroides boisduvalii ;
Polyommatus (eroides) boisduvalii ; [BRU2: 191, pl. 79, f. 1-6]

Larva on Chamaecytisus ruthenicus [BRU2, 191]

Polyommatus boisduvalii boisduvalii ; [BRU2, 191]
P. b. orientalis Krziwitzky, 1983
Poland, Byelorussia, Ukraine Polyommatus boisduvalii orientalis ; [BRU2, 191]

Polyommatus eros (Ochsenheimer, 1808)
Pyrenees, Alps, Apennines, C.Asia?. See [About maps] Eros Blue Niño Amoroso
Papilio eros Ochsenheimer, 1808; Schmett. Europa 1 (2) : 42
?Papilio tithonus Hübner, [1803-1804]; Samml. eur. Schmett. [1] : pl. 108, f. 555-556
?Lycaena tithonus f. klaphecki Courvoisier, 1910; Ent. Zs. 24 (27): 148
?Lycaena tithonus ab. hermaphroditus Courvoisier, 1910; Ent. Zs. 24 (27): 148
Polyommatus eros, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Polyommatus eros, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
?Lycaena tithonus f. klaphecki ; Courvoisier, 1911, Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (9) : 104
?Lycaena tithonus ab. hermaphroditus ; Courvoisier, 1911, Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (9) : 104
Polyommatus eros ; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 10, f. 23]; [MRS, 689]; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]

Larva on Leguminosae, Oxytropis, Astragalus [H&R]

Polyommatus eros gansuensis ; [MRS, 689]

Polyommatus stigmatifera Courvoisier, 1903
N.Tian-Shan, Inner Tian-Shan, Dzhungarsky Alatau, Tarbagatai, Saur, S.Altai. See [About maps] Polyommatus stigmatifera Courvoisier, 1903; Mitt. schweiz. ent. Ges. 11: 23, TL: Kuldja
lunulata Courvoisier, 1903
vasilyi Tshikolovets, 1995
Polyommatus (eros) stigmatifera ; [BRU2: 190, pl. 79, f. 19-21]

Larva on (Tian-Shan) Astragalus spp., Oxytropis spp. [BRU2, 190]


Polyommatus tshetverikovi Nekrutenko, 1977
Caucasus Major Polyommatus tshetverikovi Nekrutenko, 1977; Rep. Acad. Sci. SSR Ukraine (B) 2: 180, f. a-b, TL: [Mt. Khatipara, Teberda, N.Caucasus Major]
Polyommatus (eros) tshetverikovi ; [BRU2: 190, pl. 79, f. 10-12]

Polyommatus meoticus Zhdanko & Stshurov, 1998
NW.Caucasus. See [About maps] Polyommatus meoticus Zhdanko & Stshurov, 1998; Vestnik. Kazakhkogo univ. 6: 49, TL: [Azish-Tau Mts., NW. Caucasus, Adygeya]
Polyommatus (eros) meoticus ; [BRU2: 190, pl. 79, f. 13-15]

Larva on Astragalus demetrii [BRU2, 190]


Polyommatus kamtshadalis (Sheljuzhko, 1933)
Polar Urals - Far East, Amur, N.Ussuri, Altai?. See [About maps] Lycaena kamtshadalis Sheljuzhko, 1933; Zeitschr. Österr. ent. Ver. Wien, 18 (?11/12): 85, TL: Ostküste von Kamtshatka
herzi Korshunov, 1995; (nom. nud.)
Polyommatus kamtschadalus[sic, recte kamtshadalis] ; [BARU, #401b]
Polyommatus (eros) kamtshadalis ; [BRU2: 190, pl. 79, f. 22-27]

[kamtschadalus-1mv.jpg] 533x400 (~52Kb) underside male Subalpine meadows alternating with the dwarf alder (Dushekia fruticosa (Rupr.) Pouzar) thickets on the western slope of the volcano Zheltovskaya Sopka, Elizovo District, S Kamchatka, Russia. 16th August 1991, Photo © Oleg Kosterin

Larva on (Polar Urals) Oxytropis sordida [BRU2, 191], Hedysarum sibiricum, Oxytropis sordida [BARU, P.Yu.Gorbunov]

P. k. extremiorientalis (Kurentzov, 1970)
Verkhoyan'ye, Kolyma Polyommatus kamtschadalus extremiorientalis ; [BARU, (note)]
Polyommatus kamtshadalis extremiorienalis ; [BRU2, 191]
P. k. taimyrensis Korshunov, 1982
Taymyr Peninsula, Polar Ural Polyommatus kamtschadalus taimyrensis ; [BARU, (note)]
Polyommatus kamtshadalis taimyrensis ; [BRU2, 191]

Polyommatus erotides Staudinger, 1892
Saur, Altai, S.Siberia (mountains), Transbaikalia, Mongolia. See [About maps] Polyommatus erotides Staudinger, 1892; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 5 (2) : 319, TL: Kentei? Malakhanskliy mountains, Kudara-Somon
Polyommatus erotides ; [NEN40]; [BARU, #401d]
Polyommatus (eroides) erotides ; [BRU2: 192, pl. 79, f. 7-9]
[erotides-1mv.jpg] 533x400 (~38Kb) underside male The left bank of the Novyi Onon arm of the Onon River 1 km downstream of the village Nozhnii Tsasuchei, Onon District, Chita Province, Transbaikalia, Siberia, Russia, 20th July 1997, Photo © Oleg Kosterin

Larva on Fabaceae [BARU]


?P. e. sichuanicus Murayama, 1983
Polyommatus erotides sichuanicus ; Huang, 1998, Neue Entomologische Nachrichten, 41: 266 (note)
?Polyommatus eros sichuanicus ; [MRS, 689]

Polyommatus forresti Bálint, 1992
C.Himalayas, NW.Yunnan. See [About maps] Polyommatus forresti Bálint, 1992; Linn. Belg. 13: 428, f. 4-5, TL: Yunnan, China
Polyommatus forresti zanganus Huang, 1998
= ; Huang & Wu, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 128
Polyommatus akmeicius D'Abrera, 1993; Butterflies of the Holarctic Region, Part III: 502 (nom. nud.) "_Polyommatus sp. Balint M/S"
Polyommatus akmeicius Huang, 1998; Neue Entomologische Nachrichten, 41: 266
forresti ; [NEN46, 31]
Polyommatus forresti ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus menelaos Brown, 1976
Greece. See [About maps] Polyommatus menelaos, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Polyommatus menelaos ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus pseuderos Moore, ?1879
W.Himalayas - Kashmir. See [About maps] Polyommatus pseuderos Moore, ?1879; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1879: 138
Polyommatus pseuderos Moore, ?1875; [NEN40]
P. p. nepalensis (Forster, 1961)
Nepal Polyommatus nepalensis Forster, 1961; Veröff. zool. StSamml. Münch. 6: 149, pl. 14, f. 1-2, 4-5, TL: Mustang, Nepal
nepalensis ; [NEN46, 46]

Polyommatus tsvetaevi Kurentzov, 1970
S.Ussuri, N.Korea. See [About maps] Polyommatus tsvetaevi Kurentzov, 1970; Butterflies of the USSR Far East: 137, TL: [Suputinka River, Ussuri]
Polyommatus tsvetaevi ; [BARU, #401a]; [BRU2: 192, pl. 79, f. 28-30]

Polyommatus venus (Staudinger, 1886)
-. See [About maps] Lycaena venus Staudinger, 1886; Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (4-6): 211, TL: [Zaalaisky Mts., Kirghizia]
Polyommatus venus ; [NEN40]; [MRS, 690]
Polyommatus (venus) venus ; [BRU2: 192, pl. 78, f. 25-27, 34-36]
Altai, Transalai Polyommatus venus venus ; [BRU2, 192]
P. v. vantshensis Tshikolovets, 1995
W.Pamirs, Darvaz Polyommatus venus vantshensis ; [BRU2, 192]
P. v. thasana (Murayama)
Polyommatus venus thasana ; [MRS, 690]
P. v. lama (Grum-Grshimailo, 1891)
Lycaena eros var. lama Grum-Grshimailo, 1891; Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 25 (3-4) : 453, TL: Amdo, China
lama ; [NEN46, 40]
Polyommatus venus lama ; [MRS, 690]
P. v. sinina (Grum-Grshimailo, 1891)
Lycaena venus sinina Grum-Grshimailo, 1891; Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 25 (3-4) : 453, TL: Kuku-Noor, China
sinina ; [NEN46, 59]
?Polyommatus venus sinica (Grum-Grshimailo); [MRS, 690 (spell.?)]
P. v. wiskotti (Courvoisier, 1911)
Tian-Shan ?Lycaena icarus f. wiskotti Courvoisier, 1910; Ent. Zs. 24 (26): 141
Lycaena icarus f. wiskotti Courvoisier, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (9) : 105, pl. 2, f. 7, TL: Naryn [Inner Tian-Shan]
Lycaena venus f. wiskotti ; Courvoisier, 1913, Ent. Mitt. 2 (10) : 291
Polyommatus (venus) wiskotti ; [BRU2: 193, pl. 78, f. 28-30]

Larva on (Talassky Alatau) Oxytropis talassica, O. aulieatensis [BRU2, 193]


Polyommatus amor (Lang, 1884)
Ghissar, Darvaz, W.Pamirs. See [About maps] Lycaena eros var. amor Lang, 1884; Rhopalocera Europa Descripta et Delineata: 371
Lycaena eros var. amor Staudinger, 1886; Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (4-6): 211
amor ; [NEN46, 11]; [NEN46, 11]
Polyommatus amor ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus (venus) amor ; [BRU2: 193, pl. 78, f. 31-33, 43-45]

Larva on (Ghissar) Astragalus sp. [BRU2, 193]


The ? species-group

Polyommatus erotulus Nekrutenko, 1985
-. See [About maps] Polyommatus erotulus Nekrutenko, 1985; Vestnik zool. 1985 (4): 34, f. 3a-b, TL: [Near Mistan, Zuvand, Talysh Mts., Azerbaijan]
Polyommatus erotulus ; [BRU2: 191, pl. 79, f. 16-18]
Azerbaijan, Iran delessei Carbonel, 1994
= ; [BRU2, 191]
Polyommatus erotulus erotulus ; [BRU2, 191]
P. e. moletti Cabronel, 1994
Turkey Polyommatus erotulus moletti ; [BRU2, 191]

Polyommatus forsteri (Pfeiffer, 1938)

The erschoffi species-group
Paragrodiaetus

Polyommatus avinovi (Shchetkin, 1980)
Ghissar, Pamirs-Alai. See [About maps] avinovi (Shchetkin, 1980); Zool. zhurn. 59 (2): 303, TL: [Khazorchashma, N slope of Peter I Mts., Tajikistan]
Polyommatus avinovi ; [NEN40]
Rimisia avinovi ; [BRU2: 181, pl. 83, f. 22-25]
Peter I Mts. Rimisia avinovi avinovi
Rimisia avinovi avinovi ; [BRU2, 181]
P. a. dangara (Eckweiler, 1997)
S slope (E.Ghissar Mts.) Rimisia avinovi dangara ; [BRU2, 181]

Polyommatus dagmara (Grum-Grshimailo, 1888)
Ghissar, Darvaz, Alai. See [About maps] Lycaena dagmara Grum-Grshimailo, 1888; Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 22 (3-4) : 306, TL: Chingve-Darja, Darwas, Tajikistan
dagmara ; [NEN46, 24]
Polyommatus dagmara ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus dagmara ; [BRU2: 212, pl. 83, f. 10-12]

Polyommatus erschoffi (Lederer, 1869)
-. See [About maps] Lycaena erschoffi Lederer, 1869; Horae Soc. ent. ross. 6 (2) : 80, pl. 4, f. 4-5, TL: Hadschyabad und Schaku [Elburs Mts.]
Polyommatus erschoffi ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus erschoffi ; [BOW: pl. 205, f. 7]
Agrodiaetus erschoffii ; [BRU2: 212, pl. 83, f. 7-9]
Iran Agrodiaetus erschoffii erschoffii ; [BRU2, 212]
P. e. tekkeanus (Christoph, 1887)
W.Kopet-Dagh Agrodiaetus erschoffii tekkeanus ; [BRU2, 212]
P. e. pashtu (Eckweiler, 1997)
Afghanistan Agrodiaetus erschoffi pashtu Eckweiler, 1997
Agrodiaetus erschoffii pashtu ; [BRU2, 212]
P. e. taherides Eckweiler, 1998²
Iran erschoffi taherides Eckweiler, 1998²; , TL: Horassan Prov., Iran
Agrodiaetus erschoffii taherides ; [BRU2, 212]

Polyommatus magnifica (Grum-Grshimailo, 1885)
Ghissar, Alai, W.Tian-Shan. See [About maps] Lycaena magnifica Grum-Grshimailo, 1885; in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 2 : 232, TL: Kitschi-Karamuk, Alai
Lycaena superba Staudinger, 1887; Stettin Ent. Ztg 48 (1-3) : 51
= Agrodiaetus magnificus (Grum-Grshimailo, 1885); [BRU2, 212]
Polyommatus superbus ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus superba ;
magnifica ; [NEN46, 43]
Polyommatus magnifica ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus magnificus ; [BRU2: 212, pl. 83, f. 13-15]

Larva on Onobrychis grandis [BRU2, 212]


Polyommatus pulchella (Bernardi, 1951)
Darvaz, Zaalaistky Mts., .... See [About maps] Lysandra pulchella Bernardi, 1951; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 56 (2): 30 (repl. Lycaena pulchra Sheljuzhko, 1928)
Lycaena pulchra Sheljuzhko, 1928; Lep. Rdsch. 2: 44 (preocc.), TL: Pamirskij Post [Murgab. E. Pamirs, Tajikistan]
Polyommatus pulchella ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus pulchellus ; [BRU2: 212, pl. 83, f. 16-21]

Would this name have a problem with Polyommatus pulchella Swainson, 1833? -- msa

Pamirs Agrodiaetus pulchellus pulchellus ; [BRU2, 212]
P. p. chaburobatus Tshikolovets, 1992²
Darvazsky Mts. pulchella chaburobatus Tshikolovets, 1992²
Agrodiaetus pulchellus chaburobatus ; [BRU2, 212]

Polyommatus bogra Evans, 1932
Baluchistan. See [About maps] Polyommatus actis bogra Evans, 1932; Indian Butterflies (edn. 2): 231, TL: Bogra, 7000ft, Baluchistan
bogra ; [NEN46, 19]

The ? species-group

Polyommatus guezelmavi Olivier & al., 1999

Polyommatus huberti (Carbonell, 1993)
Armenia, Turkey. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus huberti Carbonell, 1993; Linneana Belgica 14 (2): 91, pl. 2, TL: 15 km N Agri (= Karaköse), 1700m [Agri, E.Turkey]
Agrodiaetus huberti ; [BRU2: 204, pl. 81, f. 4-6]

Larva on Astragalus sp. [BRU2, 204]


Polyommatus eckweileri Hagen, 1998

The glaucias species-group
Paragrodiaetus (s. l.)

Polyommatus glaucias (Lederer, [1870])
Kopet-Dagh, Elburs Mts.. See [About maps] Lycaena glaucias Lederer, [1870]; : 10, pl. 1, f. 6-7, TL: [Elburs Mts., N. Iran]
Polyommatus glaucias ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus glaucias ; [BRU2: 211, pl. 83, f. 4-6]

Larva on Onobrychis?, Hedysarum? [BRU2, 211]


Polyommatus frauvartianae Bálint, 1997
Afghanistan. See [About maps] Polyommatus frauvartianae Bálint, 1997; Neue Ent. Nachr. 40, 49, TL: Afghan centr., Band-i-Amir, 3000m

The ? species-group

Polyommatus shirkuhensis Hagen & Eckweiler, 2001

Polyommatus tenhageni Schurian & Eckweiler, 1999

The icarius species-group
Plebicula (s. str.)

fiPolyommatus amandus (Schneider, 1792)
EU, Morocco, Palearctic. See [About maps] Hopeasinisiipi Amanda's Blue Silverfärgad blåvinge Silverblåvinge Niña Estriada Modraszek amandus
Papilio amandus Schneider, 1792; Neuest. Mag. Lieb. Ent. 1 (4): 428, TL: S. Sweden
Papilio icarius Esper, 1789; Die Schmett., Suppl. Th 1 (3-4): 35, pl. 99, f. 4
Lycaena icarius libisonis Fruhstorfer, 1911; Soc. ent. 25 (24): 96, TL: South Tyrol
Agriades amdandus bruttia Verity, 1921; Ent. Rec. J. Var. 33 : 190, TL: San Fili, Spain
?Lysandra amanda lhasana Murayama, 1983
?Lysandra amanda altaishanica Hyang & Murayama, 1992; : 11, f. 29-30, TL: Jiadengyu, Altai, 1380m
Plebicula amanda, Lepidoptera collection [SZMN]
Polyommatus amandus, Larvae of North-European Lepidoptera [Kimmo Silvonen]
Polyommatus amandus, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Polyommatus amandus, Norges Sommerfugler [NORLEP]
Polyommatus amandus, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]

Polyommatus icarius ; [NEN40]
libisonis ; [NEN46, 42]
bruttia ; [NEN46, 20]
Plebicula amanda ; [H&R, 301]; [BOW: pl. 10, f. 15, 18]
Agrodiaetus amandus ;
Polyommatus amanda ; [BARU, #392]
Polyommatus amandus ; [BRU2: 195, pl. 77, f. 1-15]; [Otakar Kudrna]
[amandus-1fu.jpg] 600x497 (~36Kb) upperside female FINLAND: Kb: Kiihtelysvaara, 692:68, 11.7.1997, Photo © Markku Savela [amandus-1mu.jpg] 735x500 (~44Kb) upperside male FINLAND: Kb: Kiihtelysvaara, 692:68, 11.7.1997, Photo © Markku Savela [amandus-1mv.jpg] 600x715 (~53Kb) underside male FINLAND: Kb: Kiihtelysvaara, 692:68, 2.7.1997, Photo © Markku Savela
[amandus-2fv.jpg] 600x679 (~50Kb) underside female Finland, Tampere, Hervanta, 6820:330, 13.7.1997, Photo © Tero Piirainen [amandus-3fv.jpg] 616x692 (~86Kb) underside female Akademgorodok [Academy Town], Novosibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 5th July 1998 (on Vicia tenuifolia No 5647), Photo © Oleg Kosterin [amandus-3mv.jpg] 411x500 (~46Kb) underside male A forb meadow with birch groves on the interfluve between the Shadrikha and Zyryanka Rivulets at the village Lozhok at Akademgorodok [Novosibirsk Academy Town], Novosibirsk District and Province, West Siberia, Russia. 29th June 1998 (on Phleum phleoides), Photo © Oleg Kosterin
[amandus-4fv.jpg] 900x681 (~59Kb) underside female Finland, Järvenpää 670:39, 8.7.1981, Photo © Pertti Pakkanen [amandus-5mu.jpg] 451x488 (~68Kb) upperside male Russia, Moscow area, 11.06.2007, Photo © D. Smirnov [amandus-6mu.jpg] 787x629 (~99Kb) upperside male Russia, Moscow area, 29.7.2008, Photo © D. Smirnov
[amandus-6mv.jpg] 766x653 (~100Kb) underside male Russia, Moscow area, 29.7.2008, Photo © D. Smirnov [amandus-7mfvU.jpg] identification uncertain 556x788 (~100Kb) underside male female Russia, Moscow area, 14.7.2008, Photo © D. Smirnov [amandus.jpg] 450x537 (~38Kb)

Larva on Leguminosae, Vicia cracca, Lathyrus pratensis [SPRK], (Alai) Vicia kokanica, (Tian-Shan) Vikica costata, Medicago romanica [BRU2, 195]


Europe, Caucasus, Transcaucasia, Kopet-Dagh, Siberia, Transbaikalia, Far East lydia (Krulikovsky, 1892)
orientalis (Staudinger, 1901)
Lycaena amanda ab. amandina Krulikowsky, 1908; Soc. Ent. 23 (2): 11, TL: Wiatka; Kasan
gina Higgins, 1958
Polyommatus amandus amandus ; [BRU2, 195]
P. a. turensis (Heyne, 1895)
Tian-Shan, Ghissar, Alai, W.Pamirs Polyommatus amandus turensis ; [BRU2, 195]
P. a. abdelaziz (Blachier, 1908)
Morocco (High Atlas, Middle Atlas, Rif Mts.), Algeria (Djurdjura Mts) Lycaena amandus var. abdelaziz Blachier, 1908; Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 77 (2) : 218, TL: [High] Atlas Mts. (Morocco)
?Lycaena amandus ab. cyanea Aigner, 1906; Ann. hist.-nat. Mus. natn. hung. 4 : 516, TL: ??Hungary
Lycanea amanda ab. azurea Blachier, 1908; Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 77 (2) : 218, TL: [High] Atlas Mts. (Morocco)
Plebicula amanda bettii Barragué, 1987; Linn. belg. 11 (1): 6, f. 14 (1-3), TL: Djurdjura massif (Algeria)
Polyommatus abdelaziz ; [NEN40]
Plebicula amanda abdelaziz ; [H&R, 302]
Agrodiaetus amanda abdelaziz ; [BMAT: 43, pl. 12, f. 61-74]
[abdelaziz-1um.jpg] 600x435 (~26Kb) upperside male Morocco, Itzer, Moyen Atlas, Photo © Jean Delacre [abdelaziz-2v.jpg] 600x435 (~22Kb) underside Morocco, Oukaïmeden, Haut Atlas, Photo © Michel Tarrier [abdelaziz-3f.jpg] 600x435 (~27Kb) female Morocco, Oukaïmeden, Haut Atlas, Photo © Michel Tarrier

Larva on Vicia onobrychioides, V. atlantica [BMAT]


P. a. amurensis (Staudinger, 1892)
Amur, Ussuri Lycaena amanda var. amurensis Staudinger, 1892; in Romanoff, Mém. Lépid. 6 : 162, TL: Amur
Polyommatus amandus amurensis; [BRU2, 195]
amurensis ; [NEN46, 12]
Polyommatus amurensis ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus amanda amurensis ; [BARU, (note)]
P. a. brenda Hemming, 1932
Polyommatus amandus brenda Hemming, 1932; Stylops 1: 269, TL: Cedar Mt. Lebanon
brenda ; [NEN46, 20]
P. a. brunhilda Hemming, 1932
Polyommatus amandus brunhilda Hemming, 1932; Entomologist 65: 267
P. a. amata (Grum-Grshimailo, 1890)
Darvaz Lycaena amanda amata Grum-Grshimailo, 1890; in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 4 : 403, TL: Baldjouan
amata ; [NEN46, 11]
Polyommatus amatus ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus amandus amata ; [BRU2, 195]

Polyommatus anthea Hemming, 1932
Kurdistan, Levant Polyommatus amandus anthea Hemming, 1932; Entomologist 65: 268, TL: Lebanon, 7000ft
anthea ; [NEN46, 13]
Polyommatus anthea ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus escheri (Hübner, [1823])
SEU, Morocco. See [About maps] Escher's Blue Fabiola
Papilio escheri Hübner, [1823]; Samml. eur. Schmett. [1] : pl. 160, f. 799-800, : pl. 175, f. 867-868, TL: S. France
agestor Godart, 1824²
Polyommatus escheri, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Polyommatus escheri, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Plebicula escheri ; [H&R, 297]; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 10, f. 17, 18]
Polyommatus escheri ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]
[escheri-f.jpg] 500x377 (~65Kb) female Axat, Pyrenees orientales 24/07/96, Photo © Simon Coombes [escheri-m.jpg] 500x374 (~50Kb) male Axat, Pyrenees orientales 24/07/96, Photo © Simon Coombes

Larva on (in Spain) Astragalus exscapus, A. incanus, A. monspessulanus [BMAT]


P. e. ahmar (Le Cerf, 1928)
Morocco (Tizi-n-Tiskrine) Lycaena escheri ahmar Le Cerf, 1928; Encycl. ent. (B 3 Lep.) 3: 117, TL: Dj. Ahmar, Tizi-n-Tkrine (Morocco)
ahmar ; [NEN46, 9]
Agrodiaetus escheri ahmar ; [BMAT: 42, pl. 12, f. 58-60]
P. e. splendens Stefanelli, 1904²
Apennines escheri splendens Stefanelli, 1904²; , TL: Florence
Plebicula escheri splendens ; [H&R, 297]
P. e. dalmatica (Speyer, 1882)
Balkans Agrodiaetus dalmatica Speyer, 1882; , TL: Dalmatia
olympena Verity, 1936²
Polyommatus dalmaticus ; [NEN40]
Plebicula escheri dalmatica ; [H&R, 297]
P. e. helenae (Oberthür, 1910)
Lycaena escheri helenae Oberthür, 1910; Ètud. Lépid. Comp. 4 : 218, pl. 49, f. 415-416, TL: Charente-Inférieure, Dompierre-s-Mer
helenae Oberthür, 1910
P. e. parnassica (Brown, 1977)
Plebicula escheri parnassica Brown, 1977; Ent. Gaz. 28: 141-174, TL: Greece, Delphi
= ?Agrodiaetus dalmatica Speyer, 1882;
parnassica ; [NEN46, 50]; Abadjiev, 2002, Neue Ent. Nachr. 23: 25
P. e. roseonitens (Oberthür, 1910)
Lycaena escheri roseonitens Oberthür, 1910; Ètud. Lépid. Comp. 4 : 215, TL: Granada
roseonitens ; [NEN46, 55]

The icarus species-group
Polyommatus (s. str.)

Polyommatus chitralensis Swinhoe, 1919
W.Himalayas. See [About maps] Polyommatus icarus chitralensis Swinhoe, 1910; in Moore, Lepidoptera Indica 8 : 30, pl. 647, f. 3a-b, TL: Chitral, Drosh, Pakistan
chitralensis ; [NEN46, 22]
Polyommatus chitralensis ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus icadius (Grum-Grshimailo, 1890)
Tarbagatai, Ghissar, Darvaz, Alai, Hindu Kush, .... See [About maps] Lycaena icarus var. icadius Grum-Grshimailo, 1890; in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 4 : 402, TL: Hindukusk or., Pamir, Beik
icadius ; [NEN46, 36]
Polyommatus icadius ; [NEN40]; [BRU2: 194, pl. 78, f. 16-24]

Larva on Cicer soongaricum, Cicer flexuosum [Oleg Kosterin]

Pamirs Polyommatus icadius icadius ; Ivonin & Kosterin, 2000, Atalanta 31 (1/2): pl. XIII, f. 7-8; [BRU2, 194]
P. i. alaicus (Balletto & Nekrutenko, 1987)
Darvaz Polyommatus icadius alaicus ; [BRU2, 194]
P. i. candidus Zhdanko, 2000
W.Tian-Shan Polyommatus icadius candidus ; [BRU2, 194]
P. i. cicero Ivonin & Kosterin, 2000
SE.Altai Polyommatus icadius cicero Ivonin & Kosterin, 2000; Atalanta 31 (1/2): 173, pl. XIII, f. 1-6, 13, TL: "Dzhazator", Altai Mts., Kosh-Agach Dist.
Polyommatus icadius cicero, Lepidoptera collection [SZMN]
Polyommatus icadius cicero ; [BRU2, 194]
[cicero-1fv.jpg] 400x600 (~46Kb) underside female A detrituous southern slope of the Dzhazator River right bank 4 km upstream of the Zhumaly River mouth, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 20th July 1998., Photo © Oleg Kosterin [cicero-1fvx.jpg] 546x393 (~35Kb) underside female A detrituous southern slope of the Dzhazator River right bank 4 km upstream of the Zhumaly River mouth, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 20th July 1998., Photo © Oleg Kosterin [cicero-1fvy.jpg] 420x398 (~32Kb) underside female A detrituous southern slope of the Dzhazator River right bank 4 km upstream of the Zhumaly River mouth, Kosh-Agach District, Altai Republic, West Siberia, Russia. 20th July 1998., Photo © Oleg Kosterin


fiPolyommatus icarus (Rottemburg, 1775)
EU, NAF, Temperate Asia. See [About maps] Hohtosinisiipi Common Blue Puktörneblåvinge Glanblåvinge Gemeiner Bläuling Dos Puntos Modraszek ikar
Papilio icarus Rottemburg, 1775; Der Naturforscher 6 : 31 (?21), TL: Berlin
Papilio argus Poda, 1761; (preocc.)
Papilio alexis Scopoli, 1763; (preocc.)
Papilio thetis Esper, 1777; Die Schmett. Th. I, Bd. 1 (9): 332, 335, (6): pl. 32, f. 2, pl. 33, f. 3 (preocc.)
Papilio pampholyge Bergsträsser, 1779
Papilio candybus Bergsträsser, 1779
Papilio candiope Bergsträsser, 1779
Papilio candaon Bergsträsser, 1779
Papilio oceanus Bergsträsser, 1779
Papilio polyphemus Esper, 1779; Die Schmett. Th. I, Bd. 1 (9): 387, pl. 50, f. 5
Papilio fusciolus Fourcroy, 1785
icarinus (Scharfenberg, 1791)
oebalus (Hofmannsegg, 1804)
iphis Meigen, 1830
pusillus (Gerhard, 1851)
zelleri Verity, 1919
Lycaena taurica Venzmer, 1920; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 34 (1/2) : 49
Polyommatus icarus, Lepidoptera collection [SZMN]
Polyommatus icarus, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Polyommatus icarus, Larvae of North-European Lepidoptera [Kimmo Silvonen]
Polyommatus icarus, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Polyommatus icarus, Norges Sommerfugler [NORLEP]
Polyommatus icarus, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Polyommatus icarus, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Polyommatus icarus, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
Polyommatus icarus ; [NEN40]; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 10, f. 24-25]; [Otakar Kudrna]
Polyommatus (icarus) icarus ; [BRU2: 194, pl. 77, f. 19-33]
[icarus-1fu.jpg] 500x458 (~63Kb) upperside female Hoe lake, Devon, UK 08/08/95, Photo © Simon Coombes [icarus-1fv.jpg] 397x500 (~53Kb) underside female Hoe lake, Devon, UK 08/08/95, Photo © Simon Coombes [icarus-1mu.jpg] 500x369 (~87Kb) upperside male Haldon woods, Devon, UK 21/05/95, Photo © Simon Coombes
[icarus-2v.jpg] 500x625 (~42Kb) underside Finland, Tampere, Hervanta, 6820:330, 13.7.1997, Photo © Tero Piirainen [icarus-3fu.jpg] 560x686 (~36Kb) upperside female Finland, Sipoo, 670:39, 12.7.1979, Photo © Pertti Pakkanen [icarus-4fuU.jpg] identification uncertain 700x570 (~63Kb) upperside female France, Sophia Antipolis, 2.10.2000, Photo © Markku Savela
[icarus-4fvU.jpg] identification uncertain 700x627 (~56Kb) underside female France, Sophia Antipolis, 2.10.2000, Photo © Markku Savela [icarus-4muU.jpg] identification uncertain 600x710 (~49Kb) upperside male France, Sophia Antipolis, 2.10.2000, Photo © Markku Savela [icarus-4mvU.jpg] identification uncertain 800x626 (~52Kb) underside male France, Sophia Antipolis, 2.10.2000, Photo © Markku Savela
[icarus-5vU.jpg] identification uncertain 640x910 (~69Kb) underside France, Sophia Antipolis, 2.10.2000, Photo © Markku Savela [icarus-6fU.jpg] identification uncertain 600x472 (~44Kb) female France, Sophia Antipolis, 3.10.2000, Photo © Markku Savela [icarus-7fU.jpg] identification uncertain 500x563 (~52Kb) female France, Sophia Antipolis, 5.10.2000 (ovipositing), Photo © Markku Savela
[icarus-8mfv.jpg] 800x600 (~111Kb) underside male female Vienna, Austria, 5.10.2001, Photo © Erich Mangl [icarus-9fu.jpg] 600x832 (~59Kb) upperside female FINLAND: Ka: Virolahti, Virojoki 671:53, 29.7.2000, Photo © Markku Savela [icarus-9fv.jpg] 500x620 (~34Kb) underside female FINLAND: Ka: Virolahti, Virojoki 671:53, 29.7.2000, Photo © Markku Savela
[icarus-a1fv.jpg] 900x1209 (~160Kb) underside female Russia, Udmurtia, Izhevsk (parklike areas along shore of "Izhevsky Prud"), 5.8.2004, Photo © Markku Savela [icarus-a2mv.jpg] 900x970 (~110Kb) underside male Russia, Tatarstan, Varkljed-Bodja (56°13'N 52°49'E), about 20km S of Agriz, 8.8.2004, Photo © Markku Savela [icarus-a3mfv.jpg] 1200x900 (~263Kb) underside male female Italy, Ravenna, September 2002, Photo © Maurizio Elia
[icarus-a4mf.jpg] 1201x801 (~251Kb) male female Italy, Ravenna, September 2002, Photo © Maurizio Elia [icarus-a5v.jpg] 600x544 (~82Kb) underside Russia, Kaluga area (35°45'E, 54°23'N), 12.6.2006, Photo © D. Smirnov [icarus-a6fu.jpg] 644x510 (~86Kb) upperside female Russia, Moscow area, 11.06.2007, Photo © D. Smirnov
[icarus-a7fu.jpg] 620x576 (~120Kb) upperside female Russia, Moscow area, 20.8.2010 (36°25'E, 56°00'N), Photo © D. Smirnov [icarus-a7mu.jpg] 485x583 (~111Kb) upperside male Russia, Moscow area, 20.8.2010 (36°25'E, 56°00'N), Photo © D. Smirnov [icarus.jpg] 342x279 (~11Kb)

Larva on Leguminosae, Lathyrus spp., Vicia spp., V. cracca, Oxytropis campestris, Lotus corniculatus, Trifolium pratense [SPRK], (Europe) Oxytropis pyrenaica, Astragalus aristatus, A. onobrychis [BMAT], (Israel) Astragalus pinetorum [BMAT], (NW.Kazakhstan) Medicago romanica, M. falcata, (Zailiisky Alatau Mts.) Trifolium repens, (ants Lasius alienus, L. flavus, L. niger, Formica subrufa, Plagiolepis pigmaea, Myrmica sabuleti) [BRU2, 194]


Europe, Caucasus, Transcaucasia Lycaena celina Austaut, 1879; Petites Nouv. Ent. 2 (212): 293, TL: Sidi-Bel-Abbès (Algeria)
Lycaena casanensis Krulikovsky, 1891; Zap. ural' Obschch. Lyub. Estest. 12 (2): 223, pl. 8, f. E
Lycaena alexis ab. rufina Oberthür, 1894; Étud. d'Ent. 19 : 14, pl. 6, f. 52, TL: Bône [Annaba] (Algeria)
Lycaena alexis f. supra-caerulea Oberthür, 1896; pl. 4, f. 46 (female f.), TL: Lambessa (Algeria)
Lycaena icarus var. rosina Holl, 1913; Bull. Soc. Hist. nat. Afr. N. 5: 99, TL: Hussein-Dey (Algeria)
Lycaena icarus menahensis Stauder, 1914; Ent. Z. Frankf. a. M. 27 (6): 65, TL: Dj. Aures, El Kantara (Algeria)
Lycaena icarus f. girschitschi Chnéour, 1934; Tunisia
Polyommatus icarus icarus ; [BMAT: 46, pl. 13, f. 32-41]; [BRU2, 194]

celina
[celina-1v.jpg] 600x435 (~31Kb) underside Morocco, Aït Abdallah, Anti-Atlas, Photo © Michel Tarrier [celina-2v.jpg] 600x435 (~41Kb) underside Morocco, Djebel Lekst, Anti-Atlas, Photo © Jean Delacre [celina-3vmf.jpg] 600x435 (~39Kb) underside male female Morocco, Djebel Lekst, Anti-Atlas, Photo © Jean Delacre

P. i. mariscolore (Kane, 1893)
Ireland Lycaena icarus var. mariscolore Kane, 1893; Entomologist 26: 241-243, TL: Ireland
Polyommatus icarus mariscolore ; [Paul Howe]
P. i. fuchsi (Sheljuzhko, 1928)
S.Siberia, Transbaikalia Lycaena fuchsi Sheljuzhko, 1928; Lep. Rdsch. 2: 119 (repl. Lycaena sibiricus Fuchs, 1901)
Lycaena sibiricus Fuchs, 1900; Jb. Nassau Ver. Nat. 53 : 31 (preocc.)
Polyommatus icarus fuchsi ; [BARU, (note)]; [BRU2, 194]
[fuchsi-1mfv.jpg] 800x600 (~100Kb) underside male female A meadow at the settlement Novyi Poselok at the town Berdsk, Novosibirsk District and Province, West Siberia, Russia. 4th August 1996, Photo © Oleg Kosterin [fuchsi-2mv.jpg] 588x568 (~65Kb) underside male A meadow at the Zyryanka Riculet mouth, Akademgorodok {Novosibirsk Academy Town], Novosibirsk, West Siberia, Russia. 20th June 1998, Photo © Oleg Kosterin

P. i. omelkoi Dubatolov & Korshunov, 1995
Amur, Ussuri Polyommatus icarus omelkoi ; [BRU2, 194]
P. i. ammosovi (Kurenzov, 1970)
C.Yakutia, Far East, Kamchatka Polyommatus icarus ammosovi ; [BARU, (note)]; [BRU2, 194]
P. i. fugitiva (Butler, 1881)
Lycaena fugitiva Butler, 1881; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1881 (3) : 606, TL: Quetta, Pakistan
fugitiva ; [NEN46, 32]
P. i. napaea (Grum-Grshimailo, 1891)
Tian-Shan, Ghissar?, Alai? Lycaena napaea Grum-Grshimailo, 1891; Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 25 (3-4) : 453, TL: Lud-Tshan
napaea ; [NEN46, 46]
Polyommatus icarus napeae[sic] ; [BRU2, 194]

= Polyommatus erotides (Staudinger, 1892)?


Polyommatus juno Hemming, 1933
Lebanon Polyommatus icarus juno Hemming, 1933; Entomologist 66: 7, TL: Sannin, Lebanon
Polyommatus juno ; [NEN40]
juno ; [NEN46, 39]

Polyommatus kashgharensis Moore, 1878
SW.Mongolia, N.China, N.Africa, .... See [About maps] Polyommatus kashgharensis Moore, 1878; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 1 (3) : 230, TL: Yarkand, NW.China
Polyommatus kashgharensis ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus (icarus) kashgharensis ; [BRU2: 195, pl. 77, f. 34-39, pl. 78, f. 1-15]

Larva on (Zailiisky Alatau) Trifolium, Medicago [BRU2, 195]

S.Ghissar, W.Pamirs Polyommatus yarkundensis Moore, 1878; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 1 (3) : 229, TL: Yarkend, Chinese Turkestan
= ; [BRU2, 195]
kashgharensis kashgharensis ; [BRU2, 195]
Polyommatus icarus yarkundensis ;
yarkundensis ; [NEN46, 64]
Polyommatus kashgharensis kashgharensis ; [BRU2, 195]
P. k. bienerti Bálint, 1992
Kopet-Dagh, Transcaucasia? Lycaena persica Bienert, [1870]; Lepid. Erg. Reise Persiens: 29 (preocc. persica Tutt, 1909)
Polyommatus kashgharensis bienerti ; [BRU2, 195]
P. k. turanicus Heyne, [1895]
Ghissar-Alai, Darvaz, Tian-Shan, Dzhungarsky Alatau, Altai Polyommatus turanica Heyne, [1895]; in Rühl, Die palaearktischen Grossschmetterlinge und ihre Naturgeschichte 1 (Tagfalter): 747
Polyommatus turanica ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus kashgharensis turanicus ; [BRU2, 195]
P. k. szabokyi Bálint, 1989
Tuva Polyommatus szabokyi Bálint, 1989; ?: 7, pl. 3 [?], TL: "Orog-Nuur", Mongolia
Polyommatus icarus korshunovi Gorbunov, 1995
= ; [BRU2, 195]
Polyommatus icarus korshunovi, Lepidoptera collection [SZMN]
szabokyi ; [NEN46, 60]
Polyommatus icarus korshunovi ; Ivonin & Kosterin, 2000, Atalanta 31 (1/2): pl. XIII, f. 9-10
Polyommatus kashgharensis szabokyi ; [BRU2, 195]

The ? species-group

Polyommatus elena Stradomsky & Arzanov, 1999
Lower Don, Lower Volga, SW.Siberia. See [About maps] Polyommatus elena Stradomsky & Arzanov, 1999; Kharkov Entomological Society Gazette 7 (2): 17-21 [mostly in Russian]

Polyommatus neglectus Stradomsky & Arzanov, 1999
Lower Don (W of Ciscaucasus) Polyommatus neglectus Stradomsky & Arzanov, 1999; Kharkov Entomological Society Gazette 7 (2): 17-21 [mostly in Russian]

The myrrha species-group
Sublysandra

Polyommatus aedon (Christoph, 1887)
Kurdistan, Caucasus, Elburs. See [About maps] Polyommatus aedon ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus myrrha (Herrich-Schäffer, [1843])
Asia Minor, Transcaucasia, Iran?. See [About maps] Lycaena myrrha Herrich-Schäffer, [1843]; Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 1 (2): 26, (49): (ii) f. 508-511
Polyommatus myrrha ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus myrrhus ;
Polyommatus mirrha[sic] ; [BRU2: 196, pl. 77, f. 16-18]
P. m. cinyraea Nekrutenko & Effendi, 1979
Armenia Polysommatus myrrha cinyraea ; [BRU2, 196]

Polyommatus myrrhinus (Staudinger, 1901)
Asia Minor, Kurdistan. See [About maps] Polyommatus myrrhinus ; [NEN40]

The nadira species-group
Agrodiaetus (s. l.)

Polyommatus afghanicus (Forster, 1973)
Afghanistan. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus afghanica Forster, 1973; Ent. Z., Frankf. a.M. 83: 209
Polyommatus afghanica ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus baltazardi (de Lesse, 1963)
Elburs. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus baltazardi de Lesse, 1963; Alexanor 2 (1962): 310
Polyommatus baltazardi ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus delessei Bálint, 1997
S.Iran. See [About maps] Polyommatus delessei Bálint, 1997; Neue Ent. Nachr. 40, 51, TL: Kuh-i-Laihzar (Kerman), Iran SE 2800-3600m

Polyommatus nadira (Moore, 1884)
C.Asia? (mountains) Lycaena nadira Moore, 1884; J. asiat. Soc. Bengal 53 Pt.II (1) : 24, TL: Kabul
Polyommatus nadira ; [NEN40]

The poseidon species-group
Agrodiaetus (s. l.)

Polyommatus deebi (Larsen, 1974)
Lebanon Agrodiaetus deebi Larsen, 1974; Alexanor 8 (7): 305, TL: Nabi Sbat, Libanon
deebi ; [NEN46, 25]
Polyommatus deebi ; [NEN40]
?Polyommatus poseidon deebi ;

Polyommatus hopfferi (Herrich-Schäffer, [1851])
Asia Minor - Kurdistan. See [About maps] hopfferi (Herrich-Schäffer, [1851]); Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 1: ?
?Agrodiaetus malatiae Forster, 1961; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 46: 41
Polyommatus hopfferi ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus hopfferi ;

Polyommatus lycius (Carbonell, 1996)
Asia Minor. See [About maps] Polyommatus lycius ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus poseidon (Lederer, 1852)
Asia Minor. See [About maps] Lycaena poseidon Lederer, 1852; Verh. zool.-bot. Ver. Wien 2 (Abh.) : 37, TL: Asia Minro
?Lycaena? poseidon Lederer, 1869; Horae Soc. ent. ross. 6 (2) : 81
Agrodiaetus poseidon ; [BOW: pl. 205, f. 8]
Polyommatus poseidon ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]
P. p. mesopotamica (Staudinger, [1892])
Lycaena poseidon var. mesopotamica Staudinger, [1892]; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 4 (2) : 233, TL: Malatia, Turkey
mesopotamica ; [NEN46, 44]

The poseidonides species-group
Agrodiaetus (s. l.)

Polyommatus ardschira (Brandt, 1938)
Elburs. See [About maps] Polyommatus ardschira ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus evansi (Forster, 1956)
W.Himalayas. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus caerulea evansi Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 50, TL: Chitral, 12000
Polyommatus evansi ; [NEN40]
evansi ; [NEN46, 29]

= Polyommatus florenciae Tytler, 1926?


Polyommatus iphigenides (Staudinger, 1886)
Ghissar, Pamirs-Alai, Darvaz, Tien-Shan, Inner Tien-Shan. See [About maps] Lycaena iphigenides Staudinger, 1886; Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (4-6): 213, TL: Namangan [Ferghana Valley, Uzbekistan]
Polyommatus iphigenides ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus iphigenides ; [BRU2: 210, pl. 82, f. 19-21]

Larva on Onobrychis, Hedysarum [BRU2, 211]

P. i. karatavicus (Lukhtanov, 1990)
Karatau Mts. Agrodiaetus iphigenides karatavicus Lukhtanov, 1990
Agrodiaetus iphigenides karatavicus ; [BRU2, 211]

Polyommatus melanius (Staudinger, 1886)
Pamirs-Alai Lycaena melanius Staudinger, 1886; Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (4-6): 214, TL: [Zaalaisky Mts., Tajikistan]
?Lycaena melania Staudinger, 1886; Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (4-6): 213
Polyommatus melanius ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus melanius ; [BRU2: 210, pl. 82, f. 22, 24]

Polyommatus poseidonides (Staudinger, 1886)
Ghissar, Pamirs-Alai. See [About maps] Lycaena poseidonides Staudinger, 1886; Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (7-9): 225, TL: [Zaalaisky Mts., Tajikistan; Zeravshansky Mts., Uzbekistan]
Polyommatus poseidonides ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus poseidonides ; [BRU2: 212, pl. 82, f. 31-37]

Larva on Hedysarum spp.? [BRU2, 213]

Zaalaisky Mts. Agrodiaetus poseidonides poseidonides
Agrodiaetus poseidonides poseidonides ; [BRU2, 213]
P. p. rickmersi (Forster, 1956)
Pamirs Agrodiaetus rickmersi Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 48, TL: Pamir
Agrodiaetus poseidonides rickmersi ; [BRU2, 213]

The semiargus species-group
Cyaniris

Polyommatus bellis (Freyer, 1845)
Asia Minor, N.Africa, SEU - Transcaucasia, Iran. See [About maps] Greek Mazarine Blue
Lycaena bellis Freyer, 1845; Neuere Beitr. Schmett. 5 : 26, pl. 398, f. 1-2, TL: Bellis, Turkey
Lycaena helena Staudinger, 1862; Stettin Ent. Ztg 23 (4-6) : 265, TL: Greece
= ; [BRU2, 176]
Lycaena semiargus v. parnassia Staudinger, 1870; Horae Soc. ent. ross. 7 (1870) : 55, TL: Greece, "Parnass"
= ; [BRU2, 176]
Cyaniris semiargus var. balcanica Tutt, [1909]; Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 10 : 272, TL: Rila Mts., Levi Iskar, Bulgaria, 4000ft
= ; [BRU2, 176]
parnassius; [BRU2, 176]
Cyaniris helena, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Cyaniris helena, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]

balcanica ; [NEN46, 17]; Abadjiev, 2002, Neue Ent. Nachr. 23: 24
balcanicus ; [BRU2, 176]
parnassia ; [NEN46, 50]; Abadjiev, 2002, Neue Ent. Nachr. 23: 23
Polyommatus helena ; [NEN40]
Cyaniris helena ; [BOW: pl. 9, f. 3]
Polyommatus bellis ; [NEN40]
bellis ; [NEN46, 18]
Cyaniris bellis ; [BRU2: 176, pl. 70, f. 29-31]

Larva on Anthyllis vulneraria [BHR], Trifolium pratense, Melilotus officinalis, Lotus corniculatus [BRU2, 176]

P. b. antiochena (Lederer, 1861)
Caucasus Minor, Armenia (highlands), Talysh Mts. Lycaena antiochena Lederer, 1861; Wien. ent. Monats. 5 : 148, pl. 1, f. 2-3, TL: Antiochus?
Cyaniris semiargus mesopotamica Tutt, 1909; Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 10 : 277, TL: "Malatia"
= Cyaniris bellis antiohena (Lederer, 1861); [BRU2, 176]
Cyaniris semiargus persica Tutt, 1909; Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 10 : 277, TL: N.Persia, "Shahkuh"
= Cyaniris bellis antiohena (Lederer, 1861); [BRU2, 176]
Cyaniris intermedia Tutt, 1909
= Cyaniris bellis antiohena (Lederer, 1861); [BRU2, 176]

persicus ; [BRU2, 176]
mesopotamicus ; [BRU2, 176]
mesopotamica ; [NEN46, 44]
persica ; [NEN46, 51]
Polyommatus antiochenus ; [NEN40]
Cyaniris antiochena ;
Cyaniris semiargus antiochena ;
Cyaniris bellis antiohena ; [BRU2, 176 (missp.)]

fiPolyommatus semiargus (Rottemburg, 1775)
Morocco, EU, Temperate Asia, Mongolia. See [About maps] Niittysinisiipi Mazarine Blue Ängsblåvinge Falsa Limbada Modraszek semiargus
Papilio semiargus Rottemburg, 1775; Der Naturforscher 6 : 20, TL: Germany, Saxonia
Papilio acis Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775; Ankündung eines systematischen Werkes von den Schmetterlingen der Wienergegend: 182 (preocc.)
argiolus (Fuessly, 1775)
argopoeus (Bergträsser, [1779])
byze (Bergträsser, [1779])
byzene (Bergträsser, [1779])
damoetas (Bergträsser, [1779])
cimon (Lewin, 1795)
Cyaniris argianus Dalman, 1816; K. VetenskAcad. Handl. 1816 (1): 95
Lycaena acis var. aetnaea Zeller, 1847; Isis von Oken 1847 (2): 147
Lycaena semiargus salassorum Fruhstorfer, 1910; Soc. ent. 25 (12) : 48, TL: Cogne, France
Glaucolinea xingana Wang & Rehn; , TL: N.China
= ; Yoshino, 2003, Futao (43): 8
Polyommatus semiargus, Larvae of North-European Lepidoptera [Kimmo Silvonen]
Polyommatus semiargus, Svenska fjärilar [SVF]
Polyommatus semiargus, Norges Sommerfugler [NORLEP]
Cyaniris semiargus, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]
Cyaniris semiargus, Europaische Schmetterlinge [Mario Maier]
Cyaniris semiargus, Captain's European Butterfly Guide [Simon Coombes]
aetnaea ; [NEN46, 9]
salassorum ; [NEN46, 56]
Cyaniris semiargus ; [BARU, #390]; [EBW, (name)]; [BOW: pl. 9, f. 17]; [BRU2: 175, pl. 70, f. 20-28]
Polyommatus semiargus ; [NEN40]; [Otakar Kudrna]
[semiargus-1vm.jpg] 600x545 (~29Kb) underside male FINLAND: Ab: Suomusjärvi, 669:31, 13.7.1997, Photo © Markku Savela [semiargus-2m.jpg] 604x565 (~78Kb) male Russia, Moscow area, 11.06.2007, Photo © D. Smirnov [semiargus-3mv.jpg] 834x630 (~104Kb) underside male Russia, Moscow area, 10.6.2010 (36°25'E, 56°00'N), Photo © D. Smirnov

Larva on Leguminosae, Vicia cracca, Trifolium medium, T. spadiceum [SPRK], Trifolium, Anthyllis, Genista, Melilotus, (etc.) [BRU2, 176]


EU, Caucasus Major, W.Siberia, C.Siberia, Far East Cyaniris semiargus semiargus
impurus (Krulikovskii, 1906)
Cyaniris semicaecus Tshugunov, 1914
Cyaniris semiargus semiargus ; [BRU2, 175]
P. s. atra (Grum-Grshimailo, 1885)
Ghissar, Alai, Darvaz Lycaena atra Grum-Grshimailo, 1885; in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 2 : 217
Cyaniris semiargus fergana Tutt, 1909; Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 10 : 271, TL: Namangan, Centr. Asia
fergana ; [NEN46, 31]
Cyaniris semiargus atrus ; [BRU2, 176]
P. s. uralensis (Tutt, 1909)
Ural Cyaniris semiargus uralensis Tutt, 1909; Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 10 : 270, TL: Miashk, Russia
= Cyaniris semiargus semiargus (Rottemburg, 1775); [BRU2, 175]
uralensis ; [NEN46, 62]
Cyaniris semiargus uralensis ; [BARU, (note)]
P. s. altaiana (Tutt, 1909)
Tian-Shan, Altai, Sayan, Transbaikalia Cyaniris semiargus altaiana Tutt, 1909; Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 10 : 270, TL: Tien Shan, Yir-Madan
pavlovi (Kurentzov, 1970)
altaiana ; [NEN46, 10]
Cyaniris semiargus altaiana ; [Oleg Kosterin]
Cyaniris semiargus altaianus ; [BRU2, 176]
[altaiana-1mfv.jpg] 400x533 (~50Kb) underside male female A herb meadow, the village Cherga, Shebalino District, Altai Republic, the Altai Mts., West Siberia, Russia. 28th June 1989, Photo © Oleg Kosterin

P. s. amurensis (Tutt, 1909)
Amur, Ussuri Cyaniris semiargus var. amurensis Tutt, 1909; Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 10 : 271 (??preocc. Lycaena amanda var. amurensis Staudinger, 1892), TL: Blag, Amur
Cyaniris kojirei Murayama, ?1947
?Aricia monarchus Higgins, 1981
amurensis ; [NEN46, 12]
Cyaniris semiargus amurensis ; [BARU, (note)]; [BRU2, 176]
P. s. transiens Melcon, 1910²
Spain semiargus transiens Melcon, 1910²; , TL: Ucles, Cuenca province
Cyaniris semiargus transiens ; Gil-T. & Huertas, 2007, Atalanta 38 (1/2): 185 (note)
P. s. maroccana (Lucas, 1920)
Morocco (Middle Atlas, High Atlas, Anti-Atlas) Lycaena semiargus var. maroccana Lucas, 1920; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1920 : 298, TL: Meknes (Morocco)
Cyaniris semiargus maroccana ; [BMAT: 42, pl. 12, f. 52-57]
[maroccana-1um.jpg] 600x435 (~27Kb) upperside male Morocco, Itzer, Moyen Atlas, Photo © Michel Tarrier [maroccana-2v.jpg] 600x435 (~29Kb) underside Morocco, Itzer, Moyen Atlas, Photo © Jean Delacre

Larva on Trifolium pratense [BMAT]


P. s. jiadengyunus (Huang & Murayama, 1992)
Altai Cyaniris semiargus jiadengyunus Huang & Murayama, 1992; Tyô to Ga 43 (1) : 11, f. 32, TL: Jiadengyu, Altai, 1380-1700m
P. s. tartessus (Gil-T. & Huertas, 2007)
SW.Spain Cyaniris semiargus tartessus Gil-T. & Huertas, 2007; Atalanta 38 (1/2): 186, TL: National Park of Doñana, near El Rocio SE. Huelva province, SW. Andalusia Regsion (Spain)

Larva on Armeria velutina Gil-T. & Huertas, 2007, Atalanta 38 (1/2): 187 (Rodríguez, Fernándex Haeger & Jordano, 1993)


The stoliczkanus species-group
Bryna

Polyommatus annamaria Bálint, 1992
NW.Pamirs. See [About maps] Polyommatus annamaria Bálint, 1992; Linn. Belg. 13: 424, f. 1-3, TL: Pamirs, Blankulu
annamaria ; [NEN46, 12]
Polyommatus annamaria ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus amor annamaria ; [BRU2, 193]

Polyommatus ariana Moore, 1865
W.Himalayas. See [About maps] Polyommatus ariana Moore, 1865; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1865 (2) : 504, pl. 31, f. 2, TL: N.W. Himalaya, Kunawur
Polyommatus eros drasula Swinhoe, 1910; in Moore, Lepidoptera Indica 8 : 23, pl. 645, f. 3, TL: Kargong Pass, 15-17000ft, India
Polyommatus eros droshana Evans, 1925; J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 30 (2): 349, TL: Jhela Drosh, Chitral

ariana ; [NEN46, 14]
Polyommatus arianus ; [NEN40]
drasula ; [NEN46, 26]
droshana ; [NEN46, 27]
Polyommatus stoliczkana ariana ;
Polyommatus drasula ;
Polyommatus droshana ;

Polyommatus ciloicus de Freina & Witt, 1983
Kurdistan Polyommatus ciloicus de Freina & Witt, 1983; Entomofauna 4: (181-197)
Polyommatus ciloicus ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus dux Riley, 1926
NW.India. See [About maps] Polyommatus dux Riley, 1926; Ent. mon. Mag. 62 : 278, TL: N.India, Uttar Pradesh, M. Tohar, Gori R., Mialm 11000ft
dux ; [NEN46, 28]
Polyommatus dux ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus erigone (Grum-Grshimailo, 1890)
Pamirs. See [About maps] Lycaena eros erigone Grum-Grshimailo, 1890; in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 4 : 396, TL: Ak-Su, Sarykol, Tajikistan
erigone ; [NEN46, 28]
Polyommatus erigone ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus (venus) erigone ; [BRU2: 193, pl. 78, f. 37-39]

Polyommatus everesti Riley, 1923
Tibet. See [About maps] Polyommatus everesti Riley, 1923; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1922 (3-4) : 473, pl. 36, f. 1-3, TL: Tibet, Kharta, 12000ft
everesti ; [NEN46, 29]
Polyommatus everesti ; [NEN40]
Polyommatus stoliczkana everesti ;

Polyommatus fraterluci Bálint, 1995
Punjab. See [About maps] Polyommatus fraterluci Bálint, 1995; Ann. hist.-nat. Mus. natn. hung. 87: 94, f. 1-2, TL: India, E. Punjab, Kulu, Digibogri Nal., Runi Thach, 12800
fraterluci ; [NEN46, 32]

Polyommatus hunza (Grum-Grshimailo, 1890)
Pamirs, Hindu Kush. See [About maps] Lycaena hunza Grum-Grshimailo, 1890; in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 4 : 397, pl. 15, f. 2, TL: Hindukush or., Pamir
hunza ; [NEN46, 35]
Polyommatus stoliczkana hunza ;
Polyommatus hunza ; [NEN40]; [BRU2: 193, pl. 78, f. 40-42]

Polyommatus pierinoi Bálint, 1995
C.Himalayas. See [About maps] Polyommatus pierinoi Bálint, 1995; Ann. hist.-nat. Mus. natn. hung. 87: 96, f. 3-6, TL: Nepal, Sabze Khola, 13500ft
pierinoi ; [NEN46, 52]
Polyommatus pierinoi ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus stoliczkanus (Felder & Felder, [1865])
W.Himalayas - Nepal. See [About maps] Lycaena stoliczkana C. & R. Felder, [1865]; Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (2): 283, pl. 35, f. 10-11, TL: Ladak
Polyommatus stoliczkana ;
Polyommatus stoliczkanus ; [NEN40]
stoliczkana ; [NEN46, 59]
P. s. arene (Fawcett, 1904)
Tibet Lycaena ariana var. arene Fawcett, 1904; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1904 2 (1) : 137, pl. 9, f. 4, TL: Sikkim-Tibet, Khamba Jong, 15-16000ft
arene ; [NEN46, 14]
P. s. janetae Evans, 1927
W.Himalayas Polyommatus eros janetae Evans, 1927; Tijdschr. Ent. 70 : 161, TL: "Batura" and "Khunjerab", W. Karakoram
janetae ; [NEN46, 38]

Polyommatus sutleja (Moore, 1882)
W.Himalayas. See [About maps] Lycaena sutleja Moore, 1882; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1882 (1) : 246, TL: Dharmsala, Pakistan
sutleja ; [NEN46, 60]
Polyommatus sutleja ; [NEN40]

?= Polyommatus ariana Moore


The transcapsicus species-group
Agrodiaetus (s. l.)

Polyommatus afghanistana (Forster, 1972)
Afghanistan. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus afghanistana Forster, 1972; Ent. Z., Frankf. a.M. 82: 232
Polyommatus afghanistana ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus aserbeidschanus (Forster, 1956)
Caucasus, Armenia, .... See [About maps] Agrodiaetus transcaspica aserbeidschana Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 72, pl. 8-9, f. 20, 25, TL: Armenia, mts. Zangezur, pag. Kadsharants [Kapan, SE.Armenia]
Polyommatus aserbeidschanus ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus aserbeidschanus ; [BRU2: 205, pl. 81, f. 12-14]

Larva on Onobrychis sp. [BRU2, 205]

P. a. firuza Carbonell, 1993²
N.Turkey aserbeidschanus firuza Carbonell, 1993²
?firuze Carbonell, 1993
Agrodiaetus aserbeidschanus firuza ; [BRU2, 205]

Polyommatus caeruleus (Staudinger, 1871)
Asia Minor. See [About maps] Lycaena damon var.ab. caerulea Staudinger, 1871; in Staudinger & Wocke, Cat. Lepid. eur. Faunegeb. (Edn. 2) : 13, TL: N. Persia
caerulea ; [NEN46, 21]
Polyommatus caeruleus ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus elbursicus (Forster, 1956)
Elburs. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus transcaspica elbursica Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 74, pl. 10-11, f. 3-4, TL: Elburs Mts., Iran
elbursica ; [NEN46, 28]
Polyommatus elbursicus ; [NEN40]

Polyommatus ninae (Forster, 1956)
Caucasus, Kurdistan. See [About maps] Agrodiaetus transcaspica ninae Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 70, pl. 8-9, f. 23-24, TL: Mt. Daralagez, Armenia
ninae ; [NEN46, 48]
Polyommatus ninae ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus ninae ; [BRU2: 205, pl. 81, f. 9-11]

Polyommatus transcaspicus (Staudinger, 1899)
Kopet-Dagh, N.Iran. See [About maps] Lycaena damone var. transcaspica Staudinger, 1899; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 12 (1): 141 (or preocc.?)
transcaspica (Heyne, [1895]); in Rühl, Die palaearktischen Grossschmetterlinge und ihre Naturgeschichte 1 (Tagfalter): 857 (nom. nud.)
?Agrodiaetus transcaspica ex Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 74, TL: Kurdistan
Polyommatus transcaspicus ; [NEN40]
Agrodiaetus transcaspicus ; [BRU2: 209, pl. 82, f. 10-12]
W.Kopet-Dagh Agrodiaetus transcaspicus transcaspicus
Agrodiaetus transcaspicus transcaspicus ; [BRU2, 209]
?P. t. difficillima (Forster, 1956)
Agrodiaetus transcaspica difficillima Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 76, pl. 10-11, f. 5, 10, TL: Shahkuh, Iran
difficillima ; [NEN46, 26]
P. t. kotzschi (Forster, 1956)
E.Elburs, N.Iran Agrodiaetus transcaspica kotzschi Forster, 1956; Z. wien. ent. Ges. 41: 78, pl. 10-11, f. 6-7, TL: Kuh i Mirabi, Iran
kotzschi ; [NEN46, 40]
Agrodiaetus transcaspicus kotzschi ; [BRU2, 209]

The ? species-group

Taxons not prensent in [NEN40].


?Polyommatus darius Eckweiler & Hagen, 1998
Polyommatus darius Eckweiler & Hagen, 1998; Nachr. entomol. Ver. Apollo, N.F. 19: (?109-118)

Polyommatus andronicus Coutsis & Ghavalas, 1995
Greece. See [About maps] Polyommatus andronicus, Moths and Butterflies of Europe [MBE]

Polyommatus abdon E. & U. Aistleitner, 1994
SE.Spain. See [About maps] Polyommatus abdon E. & U. Aistleitner, 1994; Atalanta 25 (1/2): 215, pl. IX, f. 1-3, TL: Spain, Albacete, Sra. de Alcaraz, Pto. de Crucetillas, 1300-1400m

Polyommatus gennargenti (Leigheb, 1987)
Polyommatus gennargenti ; [Otakar Kudrna]

 

Polyommatus bollandi Dumont, 1998

Polyommatus faramarzii Skala, 2001

Polyommatus shahrami Skala, 2001

Polyommatus zardensis Schurian & Hagen, 2001

Polyommatus barmifiruze (Carbonell, 2000)

Polyommatus klausschuriani Hagen, 1999

 

Polyommatus olympicus (Lederer, 1852)
Asia Minor. See [About maps] Lycaena olympica Lederer, 1852; Verh. zool.-bot. Ver. Wien 2 (Abh.) : 36
?Meleageria olympica ;

Polyommatus phillipi Brown & Coutsis, 1978
Greece. See [About maps] Polyommatus phillipi Brown & Coutsis, 1978; Ent. Gaz. 29 (4): 201
Meleageria phillipi ;


Unknown or unplaced taxa

Lycaena candalus zuleikae Pfeiffer, 1932; in Osthelder & Pfeiffer, Mitt. Münch. Ent. Ges. 22 : 42

?Lycaena damon f. decorata Courvoisier, 1910; Ent. Zs. 24 (34): 188 [?]
Lycaena damon f. decorata Courvoisier, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (9) : 106

?Lycaena semiargus f. decorata Courvoisier, 1910; Ent. Zs. 24 (36): 197 [?]
Lycaena damon f. decorata Courvoisier, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (9) : 106

Polyommatus teysmanni Weyenbergh, 1874; Petites Nouv. Ent. 1 (102): 408, TL: Banca


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References:
[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.
[BARU]
Korshunov & Gorbunov; Butterflies of the Asian part of Russia; English translation by Oleg Kosterin; [Dnevnye babochki aziatskoi chasti Rossii. Spravochnik]
[BHL]
The; Biodiversity Heritage Library; and on; Internet Archive; Note: The linking to the content of Internet Archive is somewhat delicate -- notify me when links break!
[BHR]
D'Abrera; Butterflies of the Holarctic Region, Part I-III
[BMAT]
Tennent, 1996; The butterflies of Morocco, Algeria and Tunisia; ISBN 0 906802 05 9
[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
[BnF]
Gallica / Bibliothèque nationale de France; Annales de la Société entomologique de France; Bulletin de la Sociéte entomologique de France
[CiNii]
http://ci.nii.ac.jp/
[D. Smirnov]
Russia, Moscow; e-mail: D. Smirnov
[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
[Enrique Garcia-Barros]
Enrique García-Barros; Dept. Biol. (Zool.); Univ. Autonoma de Madrid
[Erich Mangl]
http://www.mangl.at
[Gabriel Alziar]
Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle; 60 boulevard Risso; F-06300 Nice (France)
[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
[Jean Delacre]
http://homepage.mac.com/jdelacre
[Karl Hofsäß]
Karl Hofsaess; e-mail: Karl Hofsäß
[Kimmo Silvonen]
Espoo, Finland; Kimmo's Lep Site
[LAMAS-2005]
Gerardo Lamas; Entomofauna 26 (6): 57-100; A Bibliography of the Zoological Publications of Hans Fruhstorfer (1886* - 1922+)
[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
[Marek Michalski]
Lodz, Poland; e-mail: Marek Michalski
[Mario Maier]
Europäische Schmetterlinge; e-mail: Mario Maier
[Maurizio Elia]
Ravenna, Italy; e-mail: Maurizio Elia
[Michel Tarrier]
Michel R. Tarrier; Malaga, Spain; http://www.tarrier.org
[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
[NHMUS]
Annales historico-naturales Musei nationalis hungarici
[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/
[Pertti Pakkanen]
e-mail: Pertti Pakkanen; Butterfly and moth observations from Finland
[SPRK]
Seppänen, E. J, 1970; Suomen suurperhostoukkien ravintokasvit, Animalia Fennica 14
[SVF]
Svenska fjärilar; Naturhistoriska riksmuseet; (Sweden)
[SZMN]
Lepidoptera; Siberian Zoological Museum
[Simon Coombes]
1 Park Street, Plymouth, PL3 4BL, UK; 01752 607854; e-mail: Simon Coombes; http://www.butterfly-guide.co.uk
[Szabolcs Safian]
Hungary; Hungarian Lepidopterologial Society; Butterflies of Ghana
[Tero Piirainen]
Tampere, Finland; e-mail: Tero Piirainen
[Wahlberg]
Niklas Wahlberg; The NSG's voucher specimen database; Nymphalidae Systematics Group
[²]
This may require parentheses or not. I don't have the necessary information for this taxon.


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Forster, 1961
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Forster, 1961
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de Freina & Witt, 1983
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Freyer, 1830
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Freyer, [1837]
Neuere Beiträge zur Schmetterlingskunde mit Abbildungen nach der Natur. (33-48) Neuere Beitr. Schmett. 3 : 1-20 (1836), : 21-52 (1837), : 53-124 (1838), : 125-166 (1839)
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)
Freyer, 1852
Neuere Beiträge zur Schmetterlingskunde mit Abbildungen nach der Natur. (81-100) Neuere Beitr. Schmett. 6 : 1-20 (1846), : 21-82 (1848), : 83-104 (1849), : 105-146 (1850), : 147-198 (1851), : (1852)
Frivaldszky, 1835
A Balkány vidékén tett természettudományi utazásról A Magyar Tudós Társág Évkönyvei, 2: 235-276, pls 1-7
Fruhstorfer, 1910
Neue Lycaeniden des palaearktischen Gebiets Soc. ent. 25 (12) : 47-48 (10 September)
Fruhstorfer, 1911
Neue palaearktische Rhopaloceren Soc. ent. 25 (13): 50-52 (24 September, 1910), (14): 54-55 (8 October, 1910), (15): 58-60, f. 1-4 (22 October, 1910), (24): 95-96 (25 February, 1911)
Fuchs, 1900
Macrolepidopteren der Loreley-gegend un verwandte formen Jb. Nassau Ver. Nat. 53 : 31-67
Gil-T. & Huertas, 2007
Description of Cyaniris semiargus tartessus subspec. nov. from the National Park of Doñana (SW.Spain) Atalanta 38 (1/2): 185-188
Graves, 1923
Two new Lycaenid subspecies from the Lebanon Entomologist 56: 154-157
Grum-Grshimailo, 1885
Bericht über meine Reise in das Alai Gebiet (Correspondenz) in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 2 : 212-247
Grum-Grshimailo, 1887
Bericht über meine Reise in das östliche Buchara (Correspondez; mit 1 Karte). Nebst Anghang: Dianosen einger neuen Species in Romanoff, Mém. Lép. 3 : 357-402
Grum-Grshimailo, 1888
Novae species et varietates Rhopalocerum e Pamir Horae Soc. ent. Ross. 22 (3-4) : 303-307
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, 1929
Notes on the generic names of Holarctic Lycaenidae (Lep. Rhop.) Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (10) 3 : 217-245
Hemming, 1932
New and rare Syrian butterflies (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae) Stylops 1: 12-14, pl. 1
Hemming, 1932
Notes on Polyommatus amandus Sch. (1792) (Lep. Lycaenidae) Entomologist 65: 267-269
Hemming, 1933
A new Syrian butterfly (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae) Entomologist 66: 7-8
Herrich-Schäffer, [1843]; Herrich-Schäffer, [1844]; Herrich-Schäffer, [1847]; Herrich-Schäffer, [1851]; Herrich-Schäffer, [1852]
Systematische Bearbeitung der Schmetterlinge von Europa, zugleich als Text, Revision und Supplement zu J. Hübner's Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge, 1843 (-1855), Die Tagfalter Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 1 (9): Title ("1843"), (1): [1-3], 4-16, (ii) pl. 1-5, f. 1-29 (1843), (2): 17-40, (ii) pl. 29-34, f. 131-156 (1843), (3): 41-56, (ii) pl. 6-12, f. 30-60, pl. 35-36, f. 157-164 (1844), (4): 57-80, (ii) pl. 13-22, f. 61-107 (1844), (5): 81-90, (ii) pl. 23-28, f. 108-130, pl. 37-41, f. 165-189 (1844), (6): 91-98, (ii) pl. 42-44, f. 190-203 (1844), (7): 99-114, (ii) pl. 45-52, f. 204-248 (1844), (9): 115-122 (1844), (10): 123-146, (ii) pl. 53-57, f. 249-274 (1845), (11): 147-162 (1845), (12): (iii) pl. 1-3, f. 1-17 (1845), (13): 163-164, (ii) pl. 58-65, f. 275-315 (1846), (14): (ii) pl. 66-70, f. 316-338, (iii) pl. 4-5, f. 18-30 (1846), (26): (ii) pl. 71-77, f. 339-376 (1847), (32): (ii) pl. 78-82, f. 377-400 (1848), (36): (ii) pl. 83-89, f. 401-426, (iii) pl. 6, f. 31-36 (1848), (37): (ii) pl. 90-91, f. 427-437 (1849), (43): (ii) pl. 92-94, f. 438-450, 452-453 (1850), (45): (ii) pl. 95-102, f. 453-489 (1850), (47): (ii) pl. 103, f. 490-495 (1851), (49): (ii) pl. 104-109, f. 496-528 (1851), (51): (ii) pl. 110-118, f. 529-570 (1851), (54): (ii) pl. 119-123, f. 571-596 (1852), (56): (ii) pl. 124-127, f. 597-618, pl. 130-132, f. 628-639, pl. 134, f. 646-651 (1852), (59): (ii) pl. 128-129, f. 619-627, pl. 133, f. 640-645 (1853), (65): (iii) pl. 7, f. 37-42, (index) [1], 2-20 (1854), (66): (index) 21-24 (1855)
Herrich-Schäffer, [1851]; Herrich-Schäffer, [1852]
Systematische Bearbeitung der Schmetterlinge von Europa, zugleich als Text, Revision und Supplement zu J. Hübner's Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge, Sechter un letzter Band, 1843-1856 Syst. Bearb. Schmett. Europ. 6 (1): (i) pl. I (1843), (3): (i) I-II, pl. II-IV (1844), (6): (i) pl. V (1844), (7): (i) pl. VI (1844), (8): (i) III-X, pl. VII-VIII (1844), (9): (i) pl. IX-XI (1844), (11): (i) pl. XII (1845), (13): (i) XI-XIV, pl. XIII-XIV (1846), (17): (i) pl. XVI (1846), (22): (ii) pl. I-III (1847), (35): (i) pl. XV (1848), (36): (i) pl. XVII-XIX (1848), (37): (i) pl. XX (1849), (?38): (i) XV-XVIII (1849), (38): (i) pl. XXI-XXII (1849), (40): (ii) I-II-IV, pl. IV-IX (1849), (48): [1], 2-24 (1851), (55): 25-80, (iv) [1], 2-36 (1852), (60): (ii) V-VIII, pl. X-XIV (iv) 37-40 (1853), (65): (iv) 41-60 (1854), (66): (iv) 61-72 (1855), (68): 81-152 (1855), (69): 153-178, (Index univ.) [1], 2-48 (1856), (69): (Schlusswort) i-iv (1856)
Heyne, [1895]
Satyridae, Lycaenidae in Rühl, Die palaearktischen Grossschmetterlinge und ihre Naturgeschichte 1 (Tagfalter): 385-857
Huang, 1998
Two New Rhopalocera from Central Tibet Neue Entomologische Nachrichten, 41: 265-270
Huang & Murayama, 1992
Butterflies of Xinjiang province, China Tyô to Ga 43 (1) : 1-22
Huang & Wu, 2003
New and little known Chinese butteflies in the collection of the Institue of Zoology, Academia Sinica, Beijing - 1 Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 115-143
Hübner, [1813]; Hübner, [1823]; Hübner, [1803-1804]
Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge. I. Papiliones - Falter ("Erste Band") Samml. eur. Schmett. [1] : 3-74, : pl. 1-88, f. 1-446 (1799-1800), : pl. 89-96, f. 447-490 (1800-1803), : pl. 97-114, f. 491-588 (1803-1804), : pl. 115-119, f. 589-612 (1805), : pl. 120-124, f. 613-636 (1805-1806), : pl. 125-128, f. 637-652 (1806-1808), : pl. 129-144, f. 653-727 (1808-1813), : pl. 145-147, f. 728-741 (1814-1816), : pl. 148-150, f. 742-756 (1816-1817), : pl. 151, f. 757-762 (1818-1819), : pl. 152-154, f. 757-774 (1819-1822), : pl. 155, f. 775-778 (1822-1823), : pl. 156-161, f. 779-806 (1823), : pl. 162-175, f. 807-874 (1823-1824), : pl. 176, f. 869-874 (1824-1825), : pl. 177-181, f. 875-895 (1825-1826), : pl. 182-187, f. 896-981 (1827-1828), : pl. 188-195, f. 922-968 (1828-1832), : pl. 196, f. 969-974 (1832-1833), : pl. 197-201, f. 975-997 (1834-1836), : pl. 202-203, f. 998-1009 (1836-1838), : pl. 204-207, f. 1010-1029 (1837-1838)
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])
Hübner, 1822
Systematisch-alphabetisches Verzeichniss aller bisher bey den Fürbildungen zur Sammlung europäischer Schmetterlinge angegebenen Gattungsbenennungen; mit Vormerkung auch augsburgischer Gattungen, von Jacob Hübner Syst.-alph. Verz.: [I-III], IV-VI, [1]-2-81
Ivonin & Kosterin, 2000
A new subspecies of _Polyommatus icadius (Grum-Grshimailo, 1890) from the Russian Altai Atalanta 31 (1/2): 171-177
Jachontov, 1914
[La faune lépidoptèrologique russe et les types de l'Europe centrale] Revue Russe Ent. 14: 295-306 (russian)
Keferstein, 1851
Versuch einer kritisch-systematischen Aufstellung der europ. Lepidopteren mit Berücksichtigung der Synonymie Stettin. ent. Ztg 12 (7): 220-224, (8): 242-256, (9): 272-283, (10): 304-319, (11): 323-328
Koçak, 1977
New Lepidoptera from Turkey. I. New taxa and records from east Turkey Atalanta 8 (1): 41-62, 24fgs
Kozhanchikov, 1923
Materialen zur Macrolepidopterenfauna des Minussinsk Bezirks (Siberien Ienissey Gouv.) Jb. Martjanov Staatmus. Minussinsk, 1 (1): 1-50
Krulikowsky, 1908
Einige neue Varietäten und Aberrationen der Lepidopteren des östlichen Russlands Soc. Ent. 23 (1): 2-3, (2): 11-12, (3): 18
Larsen, 1974
Une espéce et deux sous-espéces nouvelles de Lycaenidae du Liban Alexanor 8 (7): 301-307, 3figs
Lederer, 1852
Versuch die europäischen Lepidopteren (einschlissig der ihrem Habitus nach noch zure europäischen Fauna gehörigen Arten Labradors, der asiatischen Türkei un des asiatischen Russlands) in möglichst natürliche Reihenfolge zu stellen, nebst Bemerkungen zu eineg Familien und Arten. Rhopaloceren & Heteroceren Verh. zool.-bot. Ver. Wien 2 (Abh.) : 14-54 (Rhopaloceren), : 65-126 (Heteroceren)
Lederer, 1861
Über Alb. Kindermanns letzte lepidopterologische Ausbeute Wien. ent. Monats. 5 : 144-155
Lederer, 1869
Verzeichniss der von Herrn Jos. Haberhauer bei Astrabad in Persion gesammelten Schmetterlinge Horae Soc. ent. ross. 6 (2) : 73-93, pl. 4-5
Lederer, 1870
Contributions a la faune des Lepidopteres de la Transcaucasie Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 13 : 17-54, pl. 1-2
de Lesse, 1957
Description de deux nouvelles especes d'Agrodiaetus separees a la suite de la decuverte de leurs formules chromosomiques Lambillionea 57 (9-10): 65-71
de Lesse, 1959
Caracteres externes et formule chromosomique d'Agrodiaetus baytopi n. sp. Bull. Soc. ent. Mulhouse: 44-48
de Lesse, 1960
Agrodiaetus iphigenia H.-S. et son espece jumelle A. tankrei [?tancrei] n. sp. separee d'apres sa formule chromosomique Bull. Soc. ent. Mulhouse: 75-78
Lucas, 1920
Contribution à l'étude des Lépidoptères du Marco Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1920 : 297-298
Dantchenko & Lukhtanov, 2002; Lukhtanov & Dantchenko, 2002
Descriptions of new taxa of the genus Agrodiaetus Hübner, [1822] based on karyotype investigation Atalanta 33 (1/2): 81-107
Miller, [1913]
Neue Rhopalocera aus Transkaukasien Dt. ent. Z. Iris 26 (4) : 220-223 ([1913])
Moore, 1865
List of diurnal Lepidoptera collected by Capt. A.M. Lang in the N. W. Himalayas Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1865 (2) : 486-509, pl. 30-31
Moore, 1878
Descriptions of Lepidopterous Insects collected the late Dr. F. Stoliczka during the Indian-Government Mission to Yarkund in 1873 Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 1 (3) : 227-237
Moore, [1881]
The Lepidoptera of Ceylon Lepid. Ceylon 1 (1): 1-40, pl. 1-18 (Dec 1880), (2): 41-80, pl. 19-36 (Jan 1881), (3): 81-136, pl. 37-54 (Jun 1881), (4): 137-190, pl. 55-71 (Dec 1881)
Moore, 1882
List of the Lepidoptera collected by the Rev. J.H. Hocking, chiefly in the Kangra Discrict, N.W Hiamalaya; with Descriptions of new Genera and Species Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1882 (1) : 234-263, pl. 11-12
Moore, 1884
Descriptions of some new Asiatic diurnal Lepidoptera; chiefly from specimens contained in the Indian Museum, Calcutta J. asiat. Soc. Bengal 53 Pt.II (1) : 16-52
Nekrutenko, 1977
[An undescribed taxon of the Polyommatus eros-eroides group from the Caucasus Major] Rep. Acad. Sci. SSR Ukraine (B) 2: 180-181 (Ukrainian)
Nekrutenko, 1985
New Blue Butterfly Taxa from Transcaucasia and Middle Asia. (in Russian) Vestnik zool. 1985 (4): 29-35
Oberthür, 1876
Sur la Faune des Lépidoptères de l'Algerie Étud. d'Ent. 1 : 1-74, pl. 1-4
Oberthür, 1894
Lépidoptères d'Europe, d'Algérie, d'Asie et d'Océanie Étud. d'Ent. 19 : 1-41, pl. 1-8
Oberthür, 1909
Notes pour servir à établir la Faune Francaise et Algeriénne des Lépidoptères Étud. Lépid. Comp. 3 : 101-400, 405-415, pl. 11,16-20,23-26
Oberthür, 1910
Notes pour servir à établir la Faune Française et Algérienne des Lépidoptères Ètud. Lépid. Comp. 4 : 15-691, pl. 35-58
Ochsenheimer, 1808
Die Schmetterlinge von Europa. Erster Theil, Zweyte Abtheilung. Falter, oder Tagschmetterlinge Schmett. Europa 1 (2) : 1-240
Pfeiffer in Osthelder & Pfeiffer, 1932
Lepidopteren-Fauna von Marasch in türkisch Nordsyrien Mitt. Münch. Ent. Ges. 22 : 17-32, : 38-51, : 52-73, : 74, : 74-82, : 83-87
Pfeiffer, 1931
Lycaena ellisoni spec. nov Mitt. Münch. ent. Ges. 21 : 65-67
Pfeiffer, 1938
Notizen über persische Lycaenidae (Lepid.) II. Mitt. Münch. ent. Ges. 28 (2): 188-195, 1pl
Poda, 1761
Insecta Musei Graecensis, quae in ordines, genera et species juxta Systema Naturae Caroli Linnaei digessit Ins. Mus. Graecensis: 8+127, 2pls
Rebel, 1901
Ueber einige neue von Herrn Max Korb in Westasien gesammelte Lepidopterenformen Ann. Hofmus. Wien. 16 : 165-169
Riley, 1921
Some undescribed Rhopalocera from Mesopotamia and N. W. Persia; and other Notes Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (9) 8 (47) : 590-600
Riley, 1923
The Rhopalocera of the Mt. Everest 1921 Expedition Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1922 (3-4) : 461-483, pl. 36-37
Riley, 1926
Entomological Notes on a Tour of the Kumaon-Tibet Border in 1924 by H. G. Champion, M.A., F.E.S. with descriptions of three new Rhopalocera Ent. mon. Mag. 62 : 271-279, pl. 2-3
Rose, 1978
Zwei neue Unterarten von Agrodiaetus carmon aus der Türkei Entomol. Z., Frankf. a.M. 88 (22): 245-251
Rottemburg, 1775
Unmertungen zu den Hufnagelifchen Tabellen der Schmetterlinge Der Naturforscher 6 : 1-34
Schurian & Häuser, 1981
Zoogeographische und subspecifische Gliederung der zentral- und ostanatolischen, sowie der iranischen Meleageria-Formen Atalanta 12: 101-111, 4figs
Schurian & Hofmann, 1983
Entomologische Aufsammlungen und Beobachtunge bei Kizilçahaman (Türkei) Nachr. ent. Ver. Apollo N.F. 3: 111-127
Schurian, van Oorschot & van den Brink, 1992
Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) poseidon (H. S.) und Polyommatus (Agrodiates) theresiae sp. nov. aus der Türkei (Lepidoptera: Lycaenida) Nachr. ent. Ver. Apollo N.F. 12: 217-232, 10figs
Shchetkin, 1980
[A new species of blue butterfly from Tajikistan] Zool. zhurn. 59 (2): 303-305 (Russian)
Shchetkin, 1986
New subspecies of Lycaenidae from Tadzhikistan. (in russian) Entomol. obozr. 65 (7): 1092-1094
Sheljuzhko, 1928
Bemerkungen über einige Lycaenide des Bezirkes Minussinsk (Gouvern, Jenissej, Sibirien) Ent. Rundsch. 2: 128-132
Sheljuzhko, 1933
Eine neue Lycaena-Form aus Kamtschatka Zeitschr. Österr. ent. Ver. Wien, 18 (?11/12): 85
Sovinsky, 1915
Notice sur les races caucasiennes de Lycaena damon Schiff. Rev. Russ. Ent. 15: 383-391
Staudinger, 1862
Ueber einige neue griechische Lepidopteren Stettin Ent. Ztg 23 (4-6) : 257-271
Staudinger, 1870
Beitrag zur Lepidopterenfauna Griechenlands Horae Soc. ent. ross. 7 (1870) : 3-304, pl. 1-3
Staudinger, 1878
Lepidopteren-Fauna Kleinasiens Horae Soc. Ent. Ross. 14 : 176-482
Staudinger, 1881
Beitrag zur Lepidopterenfauna Central-Asiens Stettin ent. Ztg 42 (7-9): 253-300, (10-12): 393-424
Staudinger, 1886
Centralasiatische Lepidopteren Stett. Ent. Ztg. 47 (4-6): 193-215, (7-9): 225-256
Staudinger, 1887
Centralasiatische Lepidopteren Stettin Ent. Ztg 48 (1-3) : 49-102
Staudinger, [1892]
Neue Arten und Varietäten von Lepidopteren des paäarktischen Faunengebiets Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 4 (2) : 224-339, pl. 3-4 (1892)
Staudinger, 1892
Lepidopteren des Kentei-Gebirges Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 5 (2) : 300-393
Staudinger, 1892
Die Macrolepidopteren des Amurgebiets. I. Theil. Rhopalocera, Sphinges, Bombyces, Noctuae in Romanoff, Mém. Lépid. 6 : 83-658, pl. 4-14
Staudinger, 1899
Ueber die Arten und Formen der Lycaena damon-Gruppe Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 12 (1): 137-155
Staudinger in Staudinger & Wocke, 1871
Catalog der Lepidopteren des europaeischen Faunegebiets (Edn. 2): - Cat. Lepid. eur. Faunegeb. (Edn. 2) : 1-421, : 422-426 (Corrigenda et Addenda)
Sulzer, 1776
Dr. Sulzers Abgekürzte Geschichte der Insecten nach dem Linaeischen System Gesch. Ins. nach linn. Syst.: -
Toso & Balletto, 1976
Una nuova specie del genere Agrodiaetus Hübn. (Lepidoptera Lycaenidae) Ann. Mus. civ. nat. Giacomo Doria 81 : 124-130
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
Tutt, 1914
A natural history of the British Lepidoptera. A text-book for students and collectors Nat. Hist. Br. Lepid. 4 : 1-373, pl. 1-45 (pl. 3, 12, 20 not publ.) (1910-1914)
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 [?]
Venzmer, 1920
Zur Kenntnis der Tagfalter des Bulghar Dagh in Kleinasien Dt. ent. Z. Iris 34 (1/2) : 23-52
Verity, 1919
Seasonal polymorphism and races of some European Grypocera and Rhopalocera Ent. Rec. J. Var. 31 : 26-31,43-48,87-89,121-129,178-184,193-201
Verity, 1921
Seasonal polymorphism and races of some European Grypocera and Rhopalocera Ent. Rec. J. Var. 33 : 170-176,190-193,210-214
Verity, 1926
Zygaenae, Grypocera and Rhopalocera of the Cottian Alps compared with other races Ent. Rec. J. Var. 38 : 101-106,120-126,170-176
Verity, 1937
Variation of some butterflies in anterior Asia and in Morocco Ent. Rec. J. Var. 49 (Suppl.) : 1-8,?
Weyenbergh, 1874
Observations generales sur la faune lépidoptèrlogique de l'ile de Banka Petites Nouv. Ent. 1 (102): 408
Wnukowsky, 1929
Einige Nomeklatur-Notizen über die paläarktischen Lepidopteren Zool. Anz. 83 (9/10): 221-224
Yoshino, 2003
New butterflies from China 8 Futao (43): 6-19
Zeller, 1845
Polyommatus polonus, eine neue Tagfalterart Stettin ent. Z. 6: 351-354
Zeller, 1847
Bemerkungen über die auf einer Reise Nach Italien und Sicilien Beobachteten Schmetterlingsarten Isis von Oken 1847 (2): 121-159, (3): 213-233, (4): 284-308, (6): 401-457, (7): 481-522, (8): 561-594, (9): 641-673, (10): 721-771, (11): 801-859, (12): 881-914
Zerny, 1932
Lepidopteren aus dem nördlichen Libanon Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 46 : 157-191


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