Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!

Damon Blue - Sablé du sainfoin

Polyommatus damon


The Damon Blue is a lycaenid butterfly found in Central Europe and temperate parts of Asia. A lover of open grassy locations with flowers, it is found in isolated colonies in mountain habitats.


Dry meadow, sub-alpine level, alt. 1700m ASL.


A distinctive feature of this species is a strong white underside streak, for both sexes.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Spotted by

Valais - Wallis, Switzerland

Spotted on Sep 8, 2014
Submitted on Sep 24, 2014

Related Spottings

Polyommatus bellargus Common blue icarusblauwtje (Polyommatus icarus) Icaro

Nearby Spottings

Chalkhill Blue European larch Dusky Meadow Brown Phoebus Apollo - Alpen Apollo