Species: Lycaena virgaureae (Linnaeus, 1758)


Nomenclature
Scientific name Lycaena virgaureae (Linnaeus, 1758)
Other combination Heodes virgaureae (Linnaeus, 1758)
   
English name scarce copper
French name argus satiné
Dutch name morgenrood
German name Dukatenfalter

Illustrations

Not all species have been illustrated yet. Should you own high quality photos, please send them by means of the photo page.

You can always check for pictures on the Dutch website Nederlands Soortenregister.

You can always check for pictures on observations.be.

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Protection status and Red List
Flanders
red list: Regionally extinct
Wallonia
red list: Critically endangered
Belgium
red list: Critically endangered

Distribution
Flanders incidental/periodical (1b)
Brussels incidental/periodical (1b)
Wallonia incidental/periodical (1b)
Habitat terrestrial

Observations
Recent sightings on observations.be