Lycaena virgaureae
         
Scarce Copper  
Le Cuivré de la verge d'or, L'Argus satiné  
           
 
 
 
   
1] male of Lycaena virgaureae - Alpes maritimes (France) - 15/07/2011   2] male - Haute Loire (France) - 18/07/2010
 
 
       
       
   
3] same specimen as 2]   4] same specimen as 2]  
       
       
   
5] male alt.1500m - Savoie (France) - 13/07/2014   6] male - Alpes de Haute Provence (France) - 09/07/2011  
       
       
   
7] male alt. 1700m - Alpes maritimes (France) - 15/08/2013   8] male alt. 2030m - Alpes maritimes (France) - 09/07/2012  
       
       
   
9] same specimen as 8]   10] male alt.1600m - Hautes Pyrénées (France) - 16/07/2012  
       
       
   
11] other male alt.1600m - Hautes Pyrénées (France) - 16/07/2012
 
  12] same specimen as 11]
 
 
       
       
   
13] male alt.1250m - Savoie (France) - 16/07/2014
 
  14] female of Lycaena virgaurea alt.2200m - Alpes de Haute Provence (France) - 15/08/2014  
       
       
   
15] same specimen as 14]   16] same specimen as 14]  
       
       
   
17] female with missing antennae (?) - Alpes de Haute Provence (France) - 09/07/2011   18] same specimen as 17]
 
 
       
       
   
19] female - Haute Loire (France) - 29/07/2009   20] same specimen as 19]  
       
       
       
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