Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Polyommatini Polyommatus (Lysandra) nufrellensis Polyommatus (Meleageria) daphnis
Polyommatus (Lysandra) punctiferus (Oberthür, 1876)
Spotted Adonis Blue

Genus: Polyommatus Latreille, 1804   Subgenus: Lysandra Hemming, 1933   Original genus: Lycaena Fabricius, 1807

Adult:
P. (Lysandra) punctiferus (© Emmanuel Ruiz)
Adult (male), Oukaïmeden, Haut Atlas, Morocco, August 12, 2013
(Photo by Emmanuel Ruiz)
P. (Lysandra) punctiferus (© Jean Delacre)
Adult, Djebel Azourki, Haut Atlas, Morocco
(Photo by Jean Delacre, Le bestiaire de Jidé)
P. (Lysandra) punctiferus (© Jean Delacre)
Adult, Tizi-n-Tretten, Moyen Atlas, Morocco
(Photo by Jean Delacre, Le bestiaire de Jidé)

Foodplants:
Hippocrepis scabra larvae attended by ants of genera Crematogaster, Monomorium

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