Lycaena (Thersamonia) asabinus (Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)


[Turkey, Amasia]


25 - 31 mm
Anatolian Fiery Copper
Czerwończyk asabinus
Anadolu Ateşgüzeli
Червонец асабинус
כחליל מזרחי

Primary host-plants

FamilyLatin nameVernacular name
PlumbaginaceaeAcantholimonPrickly thrift
PolygonaceaeRumexSorrel

Lycaena (Thersamonia) asabinus is a member of the clade Lycaena thersamon

SpeciesAuthor
Lycaena (Thersamonia) aditya(Moore, 1874)
Lycaena (Thersamonia) alaica(Grum-Grshimailo, 1888)
Lycaena (Thersamonia) alpherakii(Grum-Grshimailo, 1888)
Lycaena (Thersamonia) asabinus(Herrich-Schäffer, 1851)
Lycaena (Thersamonia) lampon(Lederer, [1870])
Lycaena (Thersamonia) lamponidesStaudinger, 1901
Lycaena (Thersamonia) ochimus(Herrich-Schäffer, [1851])
Lycaena (Thersamonia) phoebusBlachier, 1905
Lycaena (Thersamonia) solskyi(Grum-Grshimailo, 1888)
Lycaena (Thersamonia) thersamon(Esper, 1784)
Lycaena (Thersamonia) thetisKlug, 1834
Distribution
Images
Male, underside.

© Heiner Ziegler
Armenia
Male, underside.

© Saim Ergün
Turkey
Female, underside.

© Saim Ergün
Turkey
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