Polyommatus Bellargus(Adonis Blue) -Male
Polyommatus Bellargus(Adonis Blue) -Male -Czech Republic -(1.25 in wingspan).
Only the Male has this brilliant blue color as the Female is chocolate brown.
This butterfly is found in the Palearctic ecozone =
(Western, Central and South Europe, South Russia, Iraq, Iran, Caucasus, Turkey).
The larva feeds on horseshoe vetch (Hippocrepis Comosa) which prefers calcareous grasslands with hot and dry conditions.