Taxon profile


Eastern Short-tailed Blue
Cupido decoloratus (Staudinger, 1886)

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

Scientific synonyms

Everes decoloratus (Staudinger, 1886)
Lycaena decolorata Staudinger, 1886
Papilio sebrus Hübner, 1824
Polyommatus saportae Duponchel, 1832
Cupido decolorata (Staudinger, 1886) (misspelling) m

Type taxon of:Tiora Evans, 1912 (Papilio sebrus Hübner, 1824)


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Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Cupido decoloratus (Staudinger, 1886)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [441121]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Cupido decolorata (Staudinger, 1886)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN SR Djurić M.: Butterflies of Serbia [] [as Cupido decoloratus (Staudinger, 1886)]
CZ DE Bělín V. (1999): Motýli České a Slovenské republiky aktivní ve dne, Kabourek, Zlín [as Cupido decoloratus (Staudinger, 1886)]
CZ EN Farkač J., Král D. & Škorpík M. (eds.) (2005): List of threatened species in the Czech Republic. Invertebrates, Agentura ochrany přírody a krajiny ČR, Praha, 760 pp. [as Cupido decoloratus (Staudinger, 1886)]
EN Jakšić P., Nahirnić A., Petrović S. (2013): Compendium of Serbian Butterflies with Vernacular Names, Bulletin of the Natural History Museum, 6: 75-88 [as Cupido decolorata (Staudinger, 1886)]
Data retrieved on: 18 January 2014

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