A small Eurasian butterfly, the male of which has vivid sky-blue wings.
- Lysandra bellargus, family Lycaenidae
- So far, our work indicates no dramatic impact of released birds on the Adonis blue butterfly, but we have insufficient data to test for subtle effects.
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Syllabification: A·don·is blue
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