Agriades aquilo (Boisduval, 1832)


Norway, Nordkap


18 - 28 mm
Arctic Blue
Noordelijk mansschildblauwtje
Polarblåvinge
Högnordisk blåvinge

Primary host-plants

FamilyLatin nameVernacular name
FabaceaeAstragalus alpinusAlpine Milk-vetch
Oxytropis campestrisField locoweed
SaxifragacaeSaxifraga aizoidesYellow mountain saxifrage
Saxifraga oppositifoliaPurple Saxifrage

Synonyms and other combinations

Plebejus aquiloBoisduval, 1832

Agriades aquilo is a member of the clade Agriades glandon

SpeciesAuthor
Agriades aquilo(Boisduval, 1832)
Agriades cassiope(J. Emmel & T. Emmel, 1998)
Agriades franklinii(Curtis, 1835)
Agriades glandon(de Prunner, 1798)
Agriades podarce(C. & R. Felder, 1865)
Distribution
Images
Female, upperside.

© Bernard Fransen
Norway, Finnmark
Female, upperside.

© Bernard Fransen
Norway, Finnmark
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