Lycaenidae Polyommatinae Polyommatini Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) nephohiptamenos Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) virgilius
Polyommatus (Agrodiaetus) ripartii (Freyer, 1830)
Ripart's Anomalous Blue
Sablé provençal

Genus: Polyommatus Latreille, 1804   Subgenus: Agrodiaetus Hübner, [1822]   Original genus: Papilio Linnaeus, 1758

Synonyms (species):
   exuberans Verity, 1926
   pelopi Brown, 1976

Adult:
P. (Agrodiaetus) ripartii (© Marco Bonifacino)
Adult (female), Ligurian Alps, Imperia, Italy, August 22, 2013
(Photo by Marco Bonifacino)
P. (Agrodiaetus) ripartii (© Marco Bonifacino)
Adult (female), Ligurian Alps, Imperia, Italy, August 22, 2013
(Photo by Marco Bonifacino)
P. (Agrodiaetus) ripartii (© Teresa Farino)
Adult (male), Villaescusa de las Torres, Palencia, Spain, July 16, 2011
(Photo by Teresa Farino, Iberian Wildlife Tours)
P. (Agrodiaetus) ripartii (© Jaroslav Smrz)
Adult (male), Northern Greece, July 2003
(Photo by Jaroslav Smrz)
P. (Agrodiaetus) ripartii (© Daniel Morel)
Adult, Chorges (05), le long de la D3 en direction du barrage de Serre-Ponçon, France, July 21, 2004
(Photo by Daniel Morel)

Foodplants:
Onobrychis viciifolia, Onobrychis arenaria, Onobrychis saxatilis, Onobrychis alba, Onobrychis montana; larvae attended by ants of genera Camponotus, Crematogaster, Lasius

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