Unusually, the hindwing spots almost completely absent.
A Cypriot species, found nowhere else. It is one
of the three species I've put on the website that isn't covered by
Tolman (1997). It resembles the western European species of Glaucopsyche,
particularly alexis. It lacks the extensive underside basal flush
of colour of that species. Additionally the underside is roughened with
lighter grey scaling giving it a rather mottled appearance.
It is found across Cyprus at all levels and it is fairly common where