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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Lycaenidae > Lycaeninae > Heliophorus

Heliophorus epicles Godart, 1823 – Purple Sapphire

Subspecies in India:

(1) Heliophorus epicles latilimbata Fruhstorfer, 1908 – Himalayan Purple Sapphire

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Lycaenidae > Lycaeninae > Heliophorus


Cite this page along with its URL as:
Mazumder, S. 2017. Heliophorus epicles Godart, 1823 – Purple Sapphire. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.30. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/728/Heliophorus-epicles
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