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Lycaena phlaeas abbottii (Holland, 1892)

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Chrysophanus abbottii Holland, 1892: 90.
Type locality: Eastern Africa
Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
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Habit:

   
underside    
Picture from: Seitz 1908
Detailed view
Picture from: Seitz 1908
Detailed view
   

Distribution:

The subspecies abbottii is found in the north of Malawi, Tanzania, Kenya (highlands) and Zambia.

Worth knowing:

Sources:

Holland, W.J. 1892. Descriptions of some new species of African Lepidoptera. Entomologist Supplement 25: 89-95.

Publication data:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2016.09.20
Kurz Michael: 2016.09.21
not reviewed

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