Lycaenidae Theclinae Eumaeini Zizeeria knysna Callophrys rubi
Callophrys avis Chapman, 1909
Chapman's Green Hairstreak
Thécla de l'arbousier

Genus: Callophrys Billberg, 1820   Original genus: Callophrys Billberg, 1820

Adult:
C. avis (© Marco Bonifacino)
Adult, Liguria, Italy, April 13, 2015
(Photo by Marco Bonifacino)
C. avis (© Marco Bonifacino)
Adult, Liguria, Italy, April 13, 2015
(Photo by Marco Bonifacino)
C. avis (© Michel Tarrier)
Adult ssp. barraguei Dujardin, 1972, Djebel Tasaot (1400 m), Rif occidental, Morocco, March 2001
(Photo by Michel Tarrier, Les Papillons, mémoire vive du Maroc)

Foodplants:
Arbutus unedo; also Coriaria, Viburnum, Salvia

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