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Callophrys rubi (Linnaeus, 1758)   


Range: N Africa, temperate Eurasia.

Distribution in Bulgaria: Widespread from sea level to ca. 1700 m.

Habitat: Bushy glades, meadows, forest margins etc.

Bionomics: One generation from April till June. Larval host plants: various Fabaceae (Tolman & Lewington 1997).

Conservation status: Widespread and common. IUCN category: Lower risk, least concern.