Sunday, March 1, 2015

Polyommatus Icarus, Argus Bleu , Common Blue



Caterpillar Foodplants
Common Bird's-foot-trefoil (Lotus corniculatus) is the main foodplant. Other plants used include: Greater Bird's-foot-trefoil (L. pedunculatus), Black Medick (Medicago lupulina), Common Restharrow (Ononis repens), White Clover (Trifolium repens), Lesser Trefoil (T. dubium).                                                                                                           
 Habitat 
Very common and found in a variety of habitats especially sunny sheltered spots. Examples of habitats include; downland, coastal dunes, undercliffs, road verges, acid grass and woodland clearings
It is also found on waste ground, disused pits and quarries, golf courses, and urban habitats such as cemeteries. 
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Polyommatus Icarus, Argus Bleu ,Common Blue
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           

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