Lycaena phlaeas - aberrazione Schmidtii
- Subfamily: Lycaeninae - Lycaenini
- Wingspan: 24-30 mm
- Flight period: May - Sep (Nov)
- Spread: Rare
- Host plants: Poligonacee (Rumex)
Particular aberration of the Lycaena phlaeas , in the photos you can see the lack of red pigmentation,
at the taxonomic level it is always a Lycaena phlaeas, therefore the distribution and all the ethological characteristics are unchanged.
Near the end of the video you will be able to see a few moments of this particular butterfly.
Obviously it feeds on the same plants and therefore of Polygonaceae (gen. Rumex and Polygonum).