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British Butterflies: Species: European Species: Species Account - The Purple-Shot Copper:
Purple-Shot Copper
Lycaena alciphron (Rottemburg, 1775)
Purple-Shot Copper
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Nomenclature
Insecta: Lepidoptera : Family Lycaenidae : Subfamily Lycaeninae : Genus Lycaena: Species alciphron:
Description
Habitat
Other notes
Wingspan
-mm
 
Larval foodplants
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Photographs of the Purple-Shot Copper
Image ID BB936 - Purple-Shot Copper - © Steven Cheshire
Purple-Shot Copper female (imago)
BB936 ©
Image ID BB935 - Purple-Shot Copper - © Steven Cheshire
Purple-Shot Copper female (imago)
BB935 ©
Image ID BB934 - Purple-Shot Copper - © Steven Cheshire
Purple-Shot Copper female (imago)
BB934 ©
Image ID BB933 - Purple-Shot Copper - © Steven Cheshire
Purple-Shot Copper female (imago)
BB933 ©
Image ID BB879 - Purple-shot Copper - © Debbie Cheshire
Purple-shot Copper female (imago)
BB879 ©
Image ID BB878 - Purple-shot Copper - © Debbie Cheshire
Purple-shot Copper female (imago)
BB878 ©
Image ID BB877 - Purple-shot Copper - © Steven Cheshire
Purple-shot Copper female (imago)
BB877 ©
Image ID BB876 - Purple-shot Copper - © Steven Cheshire
Purple-shot Copper female (imago)
BB876 ©
Image ID BB875 - Purple-shot Copper - © Steven Cheshire
Purple-shot Copper female (imago)
BB875 ©
Image ID BB874 - Purple-shot Copper - © Steven Cheshire
Purple-shot Copper female (imago)
BB874 ©
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