Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Polyommatini Cupido (Cupido) minimus Cupido (Everes) alcetas
Cupido (Cupido) osiris (Meigen, 1829)
Osiris Blue
Azuré de la chevrette, Azuré osiris

Genus: Cupido Schrank, 1801   Subgenus: Cupido Schrank, 1801   Original genus: Polyommatus Hübner, [1822]

Synonyms (species):
   sebrus Hübner, [1824]
   sebrus Boisduval, 1832

Adult:
C. (Cupido) osiris (© Marco Bonifacino)
Adult (male), Carpasio (Imperia), Italy, June 10, 2013
(Photo by Marco Bonifacino)
C. (Cupido) osiris (© Marco Bonifacino)
Adult (female), Carpasio (Imperia), Italy, June 10, 2013
(Photo by Marco Bonifacino)
C. (Cupido) osiris (© Marco Bonifacino)
Adult (female), Carpasio (Imperia), Italy, June 10, 2013
(Photo by Marco Bonifacino)
C. (Cupido) osiris (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (male), Castilla la Mancha, Serrania de Cuenca, Valdecabras, Spain, June 1, 2004
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
C. (Cupido) osiris (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (male), Castilla la Mancha, Serrania de Cuenca, Valdecabras, Spain, June 1, 2004
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
C. (Cupido) osiris (© Christian Papé)
Adults, Askion mts., near Galatini ca. 700 m, Macedonia, Greece, June 16, 2003
(Photo by Christian Papé)

Foodplants:
Onobrychis; larvae attended by ant Lasius alienus

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