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Lachides galba  Geotagged,Israel,Luthrodes galba,Summer Click/tap to enlarge PromotedSpecies introCountry intro

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''Luthrodes galba'', the Persian grass blue, is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. It is found in southern Turkey, central and eastern Arabia, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, the Caucasus and Cyprus.

The larvae feed on ''Prosopis stephaniana'', ''Lagonychium farctum'', ''Acacia leucophloa'', ''Acacia campbeli'' and ''Lagonichium farctum''. They are associated with the ant species ''Monomorium gracillium''.

Similar species: Moths And Butterflies
Species identified by Yael Orgad
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By Yael Orgad

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Uploaded Jul 28, 2020. Captured Jul 22, 2020 11:30 in 66, Israel.
  • E-M1
  • f/10.0
  • 1/1000s
  • ISO200
  • 114mm