Holly Blue

Celastrina argiolus (Verity, 1919)

Holly Blue
ORDER

Lepidoptera

FAMILY

Lycaenidae (Hairstreaks, coppers, and blues)

TYPE

Butterflies

Coming soon

Woodland, Gardens

Larvae feed predominantly on the flower buds, berries and terminal leaves of Holly in the spring generation, and Ivy in the summer generation.

Coming soon

MONTHS - SEASONALITY
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LATIN NAME

Celastrina argiolus

Size (MM)

Wingspan 35mm

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