Taxon profile


Blue Argus
Aricia anteros (Freyer, 1838)

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

Scientific synonyms

Plebeius anteros (Freyer, 1838)
Plebejus anteros (Freyer, 1838)
Ultraaricia anteros (Freyer, 1839)


Aricia anteros - Blue Argus


Author: Tomáš Vrána

Aricia anteros - Blue Argus


Author: Tomáš Vrána

Taxon in country check-lists*

Europe: Greece, Serbia

* List of countries might not be complete

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [441020]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Aricia anteros (Freyer, 1838)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN SR Djurić M.: Butterflies of Serbia [] [as Aricia anteros (Freyer, 1838)]
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 Aricia anteros (Freyer, 1838)]
Data retrieved on: 18 January 2014

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