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Lycaena kiyokoae Sakai, 1978

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Lycaena kiyokoae Sakai, 1978: 115
Type locality: Afghanistan, Koh-i-Baba mts., northern slope of mt. Shah Fuladi
Type: Holotype : Mt. Shahfuladi, 8.-12.VIII. 1974, 4000—4500 m, Koh-i-Baba Mts., Afghanistan, leg. et in coll. S. Sakai

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:


The species is known only from the type locality in Afghanistan.

Worth knowing:


Sakai, S. 1978. Butterflies from the Hindukush, Karakorum, Kashmir and Ladak, with descriptions of two new Species and six Subspecies. Atalanta 9: 104-132.

Publication data:

Kurz Michael: 2016.09.23
not reviewed