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Lycaeides idas

Lycaeides idas

Description:

German: Ginster-Bläuling

Notes:

male


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6 Comments

Rolo
Rolo 5 years ago

perfect capture

bayucca
bayucca 5 years ago

I am not fully convinced of this one being Plebejus idas. The dark margin on both wings is often more pronounced and/or has stronger markings. My guess would be Polyommatus icarus, Common Blue or Hauhechelbläuling. Do you have any other shot, specially a ventral shot??
http://www.butterfly-guide.co.uk/species...
http://www.lepiforum.de/cgi-bin/lepiwiki...
http://www.eurobutterflies.com/species_p...
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Plebejus_id...
Polyommatus icarus:
http://www.schmetterling-raupe.de/art/ic...
http://www.aphotofauna.com/butterfly_com...
http://www.lepinet.fr/especes/nation/lep...

Jolly Ibañez
Jolly Ibañez 5 years ago

Nice specimen.

ToshimiDowaki
ToshimiDowaki 5 years ago

Lovely!

Jeannette
Jeannette 5 years ago

Beautiful :)

Ashish Nimkar
Ashish Nimkar 5 years ago

Fantastic moment and the contrast...so lovely...

Gemeinde Deutschlandsberg, Steiermark, Austria

Lat: 46.82, Long: 15.21

Spotted on May 28, 2012
Submitted on May 31, 2012

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