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Polyommatus caeruleus Staudinger, 1871

Caspian blue argus

 

Synonym/s
Polyommatus caerulea Staudinger, 1871; Lycaena damon var.ab. caerulea Staudinger, 1871
Common Name/s
Locality
Caspian area
Last Record
1981
Rediscovered in
23 July 2000 (Wiemers et al. 2009:16)
IUCN status
Not evaluated
TSE forum thread
Notes
References
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]

Karaçetin, E. and Welch, H. J. (2011). Red Book of Butterflies in Turkey. Ankara, Turkey: Do─ča Koruma Merkezi. Available from: [www.dkm.org.tr].

Wiemers, Martin, Keller, Alexander and Wolf, Matthias. (2009). [url=https://ccforum.com/content/pdf/1471-2148-9-300.pdf]ITS2 secondary structure improves phylogeny estimation in a radiation of blue butterflies of the subgenus Agrodiaetus (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae: Polyommatus)[/url]. BMC Evolutionary Biology 9: 300.

https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/18489/polyommatus-caeruleus-caspian-blue-argus