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ZIPZIPLAR (HESPERIIDAE) HESPERIIDAE MAVLER, NCEZGLLER VE BAKIRLAR / ZARF KANATLILAR (LYCAENIDAE) LYCAENIDAE FIRA AYAKLILAR, ALACA KELEBEKLER (NYMPHALIDAE) NYMPHALIDAE KIRLANGIKUYRUKLAR VE APOLLOLAR (PAPILIONIDAE) PAPILIONIDAE BEYAZLAR, SARILAR VE SLFRLER (PIERIDAE) PIERIDAE MADEN LEKELLER (RIODINIDAE) RIODINIDAE
         Zizeeria karsandra / Karsandra / Dark Grass Blue
Superfamily Papilionoidea
Family LYCAENIDAE
Subfamily Polyommatinae
Tribe Polyommatini
Subtribe Nacaduba allied
Genus Zizeeria
Subgenus
Scientific name of species karsandra
Taxonomist Moore, 1865
Vernacular name (TR) Karsandra
Vernacular name (EN) Dark Grass Blue
Subspecies : Z. karsandra karsandra Moore, 1865, Z. karsandra conformis Butler, 1877
Synonyms Polyommatus karsandra Moore, 1865, Lycaena conformis Butler, 1877, Zizera ishigakiana Matsumura, 1929, Lampides neis Walker, 1870, ?Zizera mora Swinhoe, [1885], Zizeeria knysna karsandra
Distribution areas (Global) Gney Avrupa, Kuzey Afrika, n Asya, Bat Asya, Gney Dou Asya, Uzak Dou, Okyanusya,
Distribution areas (Turkey) Dou Akdeniz, Gneydou Anadolu,
Larval food plants Zornia diphylla, Amaranthus viridis, Amaranthus tricolor, Amaranthus viridis, Melilotus indica, Medicago sativa, Zornia diphylla, Trifolium alexandrinum, Glinus lotoides, Tribulus cistoides, Tribulus terrestris
Habitat Orman aklklar, Yol kenarlar, ayrlar,
Altitudes 0-1900 m
Wingspan 18-20 mm
Fly period of imagos Austos, Eyll, Ekim, Kasm,
Description: Kk kelebeklerdendir. Sk faslalarla ksa mesafe, yere yakn umaktadrlar. Yrecilerdir, ancak beslenme alanlarnda genelde mavi zebralar da bulunurlar. Scak ve tam gneli, genelde yer rtc nitelikte olan besin bitkilerini severler. Baz besin bitkilerinde Tapinoma melanocephalum tr karncalarn abdomeninden brakt salglar sevmektedirler. Dou Akdeniz'de Austos bandan Kasm ortalarna kadar utuklar ve oklukla Tribulus cinsi bitkilerle beslendikleri gzlenmitir (Adana).
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