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Cigaritis acamas (Klug, 1834)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Lycaenidae - gossamer-winged butterflies »  genus Cigaritis - leopard butterflies

Scientific synonyms

Apharitis acamas (Klug, 1834)

Other names

= Arab Leopard
= Leopard Butterfly
= Levantine Leopard

Included taxa

Number of records: 2

subspecies Cigaritis acamas acamas (Klug, 1834)
subspecies Cigaritis acamas gilletti (Riley, 1925)

Links and literature

EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [441219]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Apharitis acamas (Klug, 1834)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012

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