Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Polyommatini Cupido (Everes) decolorata Cyaniris semiargus
Cyaniris helena (Staudinger, 1862)
Greek Mazarine Blue

Genus: Cyaniris Dalman, 1816   Original genus: Lycaena Fabricius, 1807

Adult:
C. helena (© Matt Rowlings)
Adult (male), Peloponnesos, Greece, June 2002
(Photo by Matt Rowlings, Matt's European Butterflies)
C. helena (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (female), Peloponnesos, 1800m, Greece, July 18, 2005
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
C. helena (© Matt Rowlings)
Adult (female), Peloponnesos, Greece, June 2002
(Photo by Matt Rowlings, Matt's European Butterflies)
C. helena (© Matt Rowlings)
Adult (male), Peloponnesos, Greece, June 2002
(Photo by Matt Rowlings, Matt's European Butterflies)
C. helena (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (female), Peloponnesos, 1800m, Greece, July 18, 2005
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
C. helena (© Matt Rowlings)
Adult (female), Peloponnesos, Greece, June 2002
(Photo by Matt Rowlings, Matt's European Butterflies)

Distribution:
Peloponnesos, Greece

Foodplants:
Trifolium physodes

To know more about:
Matt Rowlings - Matt's European Butterflies - Cyaniris semiargus helena page

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