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Plebejus (Kretania) eurypilus (Freyer, 1851)
Eastern Brown Argus

Genus: Plebejus Kluk, 1780   Subgenus: Kretania Beuret, 1959   Original genus: Lycaena Fabricius, 1807

Synonyms (species):
   pelopides van der Poorten, 1984

Adult:
P. (Kretania) eurypilus (© Bernard Fransen)
Adult, Taygetos Mountains, 2000m, Greece, July 10, 2009
(Photo by Bernard Fransen, Photography of European Butterflies and Moths)
P. (Kretania) eurypilus (© Jaroslav Smrz)
Adult (male), Samos, Greece, June 2006
(Photo by Jaroslav Smrz)

Foodplants:
Astracantha rumelica (= Astragalus creticus rumelicus)

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