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Jamides alecto Felder, 1860 – Metallic Cerulean

Subspecies in India:

(1) Jamides alecto eurysaces Fruhstorfer, 1915 – Himalayan Metallic Cerulean
(2) Jamides alecto fusca Evans, 1932 – Andaman Metallic Cerulean
(3) Jamides alecto kondulana Felder, 1862 – Nicobar Metallic Cerulean

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
K. Saji. 2017. Jamides alecto Felder, 1860 – Metallic Cerulean. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (eds.). Butterflies of India, v. 2.28. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/943/Jamides-alecto
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