Chalkhill Blue (Polyommatus coridon)

Natural History Museum2016

The Natural History Museum

The Natural History Museum
London, United Kingdom

Specimens photographed for iCollections.
Top left: BMNH(E) 1146197, typical form, Worth Matravers, Dorset, July 1951.
Top right: BMNH(E) 1146738, 'aberration melania', Sussex, August 1935.
Middle left: BMNH(E) 1147003, 'aberration fowleri', Stockbridge, Hampshire, July 1976.
Middle right: BMNH(E) 1146595, 'aberration ultraviridescens', Folkestone, Kent, August 1957.
Lower left: BMNH(E) 1147163, gynandromorph (half female, half male), South Downs, Hampshire, August 1965.
Lower right: BMNH(E) 500248, hybrid between Polyommatus coridon and P. bellargus (Adonis Blue), Sussex, June 1940


  • Title: Chalkhill Blue (Polyommatus coridon)
  • Creator: Natural History Museum
  • Date Created: 2016

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