Species: Cranberry Blue (Plebejus optilete)

Cranberry Blue (Plebejus optilete)
Originator: Alf Tore Mjøs

Norwegian name: Myrblåvinge

Host plants: Bog Bilberry (Vaccinium uliginosum), Cross-leaved Heath (Erica tetralix), Vaccinium

Systematics :

KingdomAnimals (Animalia)
Phylum Articulate animals (Arthropoda)
Class  Insects (Insecta)
Order   Moths and butterflies (Lepidoptera)
Group    Butterflies (Rhopalocera)
Family     Gossamer-winged butterflies (Lycaenidae)
Subfamily      Lycaeninae
Genus       Plebejus
Species        Cranberry Blue (Plebejus optilete)