Adonis Blue (Polyommatus bellargus) Butterfly Facts, Information, pictures

Adonis Blue (Polyommatus Bellargus)

The Adonis Blue Butterfly is the blue color butterfly belong from the Lycaenidae family. Here in this article, you will see this Adonis Blue Butterfly Facts, information and pictures. These Adonis Blue butterflies are found in the Palearctic ecozone.

The Palearctic ecozone includes the Western Europe, Central Europe, South Europe, South Russia, Iraq, Iran, Caucasus, Transcaucasus, and Turkey. They prefer to live in chalk downland, in warm sheltered spots, and also like to fly over the vegetation.

This butterfly name is created from the male butterfly wings because they have bright Blue Color wings. You can also try this Blue Butterfly Wallpaper to decorate your mobile, tablet and desktop screen.

Adonis Blue Butterfly Facts

Adonis Blue Butterfly Facts

Adonis Blue Butterfly Facts Specification
Scientific name Polyommatus bellargus
Male Blue color wings
Female chocolate brown wings
Length 12m
Width 4m
Wingspan 3 cm (1.2 in)
Caterpillar length 1.6 centimeters
Distribution Europe, Britain, southern England
Habitat Chalk or limestone grassland, Flowery hillsides on chalk and limestone.
Food plant Horseshoe vetch, Nectar
Lifespan Up to four weeks

Adonis Blue Butterfly Life Cycle

  • The male butterfly has blue color wings with the white border and female has a pale brown color wings with blue blush, black spots, and orange crescents.
  • This butterfly lay small white color round shape eggs.
  • The Caterpillar has a green body color with dark spines, yellow border, row of two yellow dots.
  • Adonis Blue butterfly pupae have a green color after some time they get the transport coat around the body.


Adonis blue life cycle image

Beautiful Adonis Blue Butterfly Pictures

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