Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Polyommatini Phengaris teleius Plebejus (Agriades) glandon
Plebejus (Agriades) aquilo (Boisduval, 1832)
Arctic Blue

Genus: Plebejus Kluk, 1780   Subgenus: Agriades Hübner, [1819]   Original genus: Argus Gerhard, 1850

Regarded by some authors as a subspecies of Plebejus (Agriades) glandon (de Prunner, 1798)

Adult:
P. (Agriades) aquilo (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (male), Alta, 15m, Norway, June 30, 2007
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
P. (Agriades) aquilo (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (female), Alta, 15m, Norway, June 30, 2007
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
P. (Agriades) aquilo (© Henrik Jeansson)
Adult, Lule Lappmark, Padjelanta NP, Sweden, July 2006
(Photo by Henrik Jeansson)
P. (Agriades) aquilo (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult, Troms Alta Käfors, 30m, Norway, July 1, 2003
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
P. (Agriades) aquilo (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult, Troms Alta Käfors, 30m, Norway, July 1, 2003
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
P. (Agriades) aquilo (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult, Troms Alta Käfors, 30m, Norway, July 1, 2003
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)

Foodplants:
Saxifraga aizoides, Saxifraga oppositifolia

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