Lycaenidae Lycaeninae Lycaenini Lycaena thetis Lycaena virgaureae
Lycaena tityrus (Poda, 1761)
Sooty Copper
Cuivré fuligineux, Argus myope

Genus: Lycaena Fabricius, 1807   Original genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms (species):
   circe [Denis & Schiffermüller], 1775
   dorilis Hufnagel, 1766

Adult:
L. tityrus (© Raniero Panfili)
Adult (male), Ceccano, località S. Ermete (Frosinone), Italy, September 17, 2005 [41.52633, 13.35527]
(Photo by Raniero Panfili)
L. tityrus (© Raniero Panfili)
Adult (female), Ceccano, località S. Ermete (Frosinone), Italy, September 17, 2005 [41.52633, 13.35527]
(Photo by Raniero Panfili)
L. tityrus (© Raniero Panfili)
Adult (male), Ovindoli (L'Aquila), Italy, July 28, 2013
(Photo by Raniero Panfili)
L. tityrus (© Raniero Panfili)
Adult (male), Ovindoli (L'Aquila), Italy, July 31, 2011
(Photo by Raniero Panfili)
L. tityrus (© Raniero Panfili)
Adult (female), Ceccano, località S. Ermete (Frosinone), Italy, September 11, 2010 [41.52633, 13.35527]
(Photo by Raniero Panfili)
L. tityrus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Rohoznik, Slovakia, June 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
L. tityrus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Monte Ocre (L'Aquila), Italy, May 28, 2016
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
L. tityrus (© Ilaria Pimpinelli)
Adult (female), Via del Fiume, Aniene River, Anticoli Corrado (Roma), Italy, April 25, 2002 [42.00943, 13.00813]
(Photo by Ilaria Pimpinelli)
L. tityrus (© Ilaria Pimpinelli)
Adult (female), Via del Fiume, Aniene River, Anticoli Corrado (Roma), Italy, May 2002 [42.00943, 13.00813]
(Photo by Ilaria Pimpinelli)
L. tityrus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult, Genève, Switzerland, June 1979
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
L. tityrus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Adult (male), Rohoznik, Slovakia, June 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)
L. tityrus (© Paulo Henrique Lopes Rodrigues)
Adult (female), Almaceda, Castelo Branco, Portugal, July 28, 2002
(Photo by Paulo Henrique Lopes Rodrigues)
L. tityrus (© Paulo Henrique Lopes Rodrigues)
Adult, Almaceda, Castelo Branco, Portugal, July 28, 2002
(Photo by Paulo Henrique Lopes Rodrigues)

Larva:
L. tityrus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva, Rohoznik, Slovakia, May 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Larva (early stages):
L. tityrus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Larva (first instar), Rohoznik, Slovakia, May 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Pupa:
L. tityrus (© Paolo Mazzei)
Pupa, Rohoznik, Slovakia, June 2001
(Photo by Paolo Mazzei)

Foodplants:
Rumex

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