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Polyommatus icarus

Observed: 30th May 2008 By: oceanlis2000oceanlis2000’s reputation in Invertebratesoceanlis2000’s reputation in Invertebratesoceanlis2000’s reputation in Invertebrates
IMG 9184 (2)
IMG 9185 (2)
IMG 9191 (2)

I think it's a male

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Species with which Common Blue (Polyommatus icarus) interacts


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Yes, it is a male, blue upperside with narrow black border and clear white margins. Females are rather variable in the amount of blue on the upperside and can be largely brown with blue tinges close to the body. They also have orange and black lunules on the upperside of both fore and hind wings.