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Chrysozephyrus duma

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Kingdom  Animalia
Class  Insecta
Family  Lycaenidae
Scientific name  Chrysozephyrus duma
Phylum  Arthropoda
Order  Lepidoptera
Genus  Chrysozephyrus
Rank  Subspecies
Chrysozephyrus duma
Similar  Chrysozephyrus, Thermozephyrus ataxus, Theclinae

Chrysozephyrus duma, the metallic green hairstreak, is a small butterfly found in India that belongs to the lycaenids or blues family.

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Taxonomy

The butterfly was previously classified as Thecla duma (Hewitson).

Range

The butterfly occurs in India from Sikkim to Nagaland and Manipur, Bhutan and south western China.

References

Chrysozephyrus duma Wikipedia


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