Taxon profile


False Ilex Hairstreak
Satyrium esculi (Hübner, 1804)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Lycaenidae - gossamer-winged butterflies »  genus Satyrium - Hairstreak

Scientific synonyms

Thecla esculi Hübner, 1804
Strymon esculi (Hübner, 1804)
Nordmannia esculi (Hübner, 1804)


Taxon in country check-lists*

Africa: Algeria, Morocco, Europe: Portugal, Spain

* List of countries might not be complete

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Satyrium esculi esculi (Hübner, 1804)

Satyrium esculi esculi - 000000000011000

subspecies Satyrium esculi mauretanica (Staudinger, 1892)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [441172]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Satyrium esculi (Hubner, 1804)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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