Lycaenidae Lycaeninae Lycaenini Lycaena thersamon Lycaena tityrus
Lycaena thetis Klug, 1834
Fiery Copper

Genus: Lycaena Fabricius, 1807   Original genus: Lycaena Fabricius, 1807

Synonyms (species):
   hephestos Dils & van der Poorten, 1985

Adult:
L. thetis (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (male), Peloponnesos, 1670m, Greece, July 23, 2009
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
L. thetis (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (female), Peloponnesos, 1790m, Greece, July 18, 2009
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
L. thetis (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (male), Peloponnesos, 1670m, Greece, July 23, 2009
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
L. thetis (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult (female), Peloponnesos, 1790m, Greece, July 18, 2009
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)

Foodplants:
Acantholimon androsaceum

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