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Lycaena phlaeas Linnaeus, 1761 – Common Copper

Subspecies in India:

(1) Lycaena phlaeas stygianus Butler, 1880 – Afgani Common Copper
(2) Lycaena phlaeas baralacha Moore, 1884 – Ladakh Common Copper
(3) Lycaena phlaeas indicus Evans, 1925 – Kashmir Common Copper
(4) Lycaena phlaeas flavens Ford, 1923/24 – Tibetan Common Copper

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Anonymous. 2017. Lycaena phlaeas Linnaeus, 1761 – Common Copper. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.28. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/1141/Lycaena-phlaeas
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