Lycaenidae Theclinae Eumaeini Callophrys avis Neolycaena rhymnus
Callophrys rubi (Linnaeus, 1758)
Green Hairstreak
Argus vert, Thécla de la ronce

Genus: Callophrys Billberg, 1820   Original genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Adult:
C. rubi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Subiaco (Roma), Italy, June 1990
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. rubi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Gran Sasso (L'Aquila), Italy, June 2000
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. rubi (© Henk Dikkema)
Adult, Haren, Holland, May 3, 2004
(Photo by Henk Dikkema, Vlinders)
C. rubi (© Henk Dikkema)
Adult, Haren, Holland, May 3, 2004
(Photo by Henk Dikkema, Vlinders)
C. rubi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Briancon, France, March 2002
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva:
C. rubi (© Daniel Morel)
Larva, Mazaugues, 500m, Var, France, June 7, 2008
(Photo by Daniel Morel)
C. rubi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Mercareccia, Terme di Stigliano (Roma), Italy, May 24, 2009
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. rubi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Mercareccia, Terme di Stigliano (Roma), Italy, May 26, 2009
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. rubi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Mercareccia, Terme di Stigliano (Roma), Italy, May 26, 2009
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. rubi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Briancon, France, June 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
C. rubi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Mercareccia, Terme di Stigliano (Roma), Italy, June 2, 2009
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
C. rubi (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Briancon, France, June 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Cytisus, Genista, Chamaespartium, Chamaecytisus, Ulex, Anthyllis, Dorycnium, Onobrychis, Helianthemum, Rubus, Cornus, Arbutus, Vaccinium, Rhamnus, Frangula, Hippophae rhamnoides

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