Size: 30-35 mm. Distinguished by the irregular green markings of the underside of the hindwing.
39 records. Latest in 2001 (South Sinai)
Distribution in Egypt
Northern Egypt. AOO = 86 km2. EOO =261,000 km2. 8 locations. Apparent decline in AOO and locations
Restricted (Libya, Egypt, Israel, Jordan and the Hejaz in Saudi Arabia).
Life History and Behavior
The Flight Period
February-May and November
One or two generations per year.
Status in Egypt
Endangered (B2 a, b, i,ii,iv)
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