Polyommatus amandus (Amanda's Blue)

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Polyommatus amandus (Amanda's Blue)

Polyommatus amandus (Amanda's Blue)
Originator: Dag Øivind Ingierd

Systematics :

Kingdom: Animalia (Animals)
Phylum: Arthropoda (Articulate animals)
Class: Insecta (Insects)
Order: Lepidoptera (Moths and butterflies)
Group: Rhopalocera (Butterflies)
Family: Lycaenidae (Gossamer-winged butterflies)
Subfamily: Lycaeninae
Genus: Polyommatus
Species: Polyommatus amandus (Amanda's Blue)

Norwegian name: Sølvblåvinge

Host plants: Meadow Vetchling (Lathyrus pratensis), Vicia, Vicia cracca

Confusion species: Polyommatus icarus (Common Blue)