Taxon profile


Plebejides Sauter, 1968

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

Scientific synonyms


Type taxon:Lycaena pylaon Fischer von Waldheim, 1832

Included taxa

Number of records: 14

species Plebejus allardi (Oberthür, 1874) - Allard's Blue
species Plebejus antiatlasicus (Tarrier, 1995)
species Plebejus beani Bálint & Johnson, 1997
species Plebejus brethertoni (Brown, 1976)
species Plebejus hespericus (Rambur, 1840) - Spanish zephyr blue
species Plebejus klausrosei (Bálint, 1992)
species Plebejus martini (Allard, 1867) - Martin's Blue
species Plebejus nichollae (Elwes, 1901)
species Plebejus patriarcha Bálint, 1992
species Plebejus philbyi Graves, 1925
species Plebejus pylaon (Fischer von Waldheim, 1832) - Zephyr Blue

Plebejus pylaon

species Plebejus sephirus (Frivaldszky, 1835)

Plebejus sephirus

species Plebejus trappi Verity, 1927 - Zephyr Blue Trappi
species Plebejus zephyrinus (Christoph, 1884)

Plebejus zephyrinus

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1232656]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Plebejides Sauter, 1968]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

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