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Database


 

Taxonomy

Accepted name

Polyommatus (Polyommatus) icarus (Rottemburg 1775)

Taxonomic rank

Species

Taxonomic status

valid

Taxonomic comment

Taxonomic identifier

urn:lsid:faunaeur.org:taxname:440934


Nomenclature and Synonyms

Genus group name(s)

Taxonomic comment

Polyommatus Latreille 1804 [genus]

Polyommatus Latreille 1804 [subgenus]

Species group name(s)

Original genus

Taxonomic comment

icarus Rottemburg 1775 [species]

Papilio

= abdon A. & U. Aistleitner 1994

Polyommatus

Considered by some authors as a ssp. of Polyommatus icarus (Rottemburg, 1775) or as a separate species.

= andronicus Coutsis & Gavalas 1995

Polyommatus

(Vodolazhsky, D. I., Wiemers, M. & Stradomsky, B. V. 2009). Considered by some ajuhors as separate species Polyommatus andronicus (Coutsis & Gavalas, 1995)


Taxonomic Hierarchy

Rank

Name

Kingdom

Animalia

Subkingdom

Eumetazoa

Phylum

Arthropoda

Subphylum

Hexapoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Superfamily

Papilionoidea

Family

Lycaenidae

Subfamily

Polyommatinae

Tribe

Polyommatini

Genus

Polyommatus

Subgenus

Polyommatus

Species

icarus



Distribution

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Experts

Name

Fauna Europaea status

Karsholt, Dr Ole & van Nieukerken, Dr Erik J.

group coordinator

Vliegenthart, Albert, Verovnik, Rudi & Wiemers, Martin

taxonomic specialist

Balletto, Emilio

associate specialist

Corley, Martin

associate specialist

Coutsis, John

associate specialist

de Prins, Willy

associate specialist

Huemer, Dr Peter

associate specialist

Jensen, Jens-Kjeld

associate specialist

Kullberg, Jaakko

associate specialist

Munguira, Miguel

associate specialist

Olafsson, Erling

associate specialist

Ronkay, Laszlo

associate specialist

Sammut, Paul M.

associate specialist

Settele, Josef

associate specialist

Tokar, Zdenko

associate specialist

van Swaay, Chris

associate specialist

Wahlberg, Niklas

associate specialist

Warren, Martin

associate specialist

van Oorschot, Harry & de Prins, Willy

former group coordinator (version 1)


References

Accepted name:

Polyommatus (Polyommatus) icarus (Rottemburg 1775)

no references present in the database for this name

Genus synonyms:

Polyommatus Latreille 1804 [subgenus]

no references present in the database for this name

Species synonyms:

= abdon A. & U. Aistleitner 1994

no references present in the database for this name

= andronicus Coutsis & Gavalas 1995

Author

Year

Title

Source

Vodolazhsky, D. I., Wiemers, M. & Stradomsky, B. V.

2009

A comparative analysis of mitochondrial and nuclear DNA sequences in blue butterflies of the subgenus Polyommatus (s. str.) Latreille, 1804 (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae: Polyommatus).

Caucasian Entomological Bulletin 5(1): 115-120




 

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