Fujiokaozephyrus camurius (Murayama, 1986) - Dull-blue Hairstreak

Subspecies in India

(1) Fujiokaozephyrus camurius camurius (Murayama, 1986) – Bhutanese Dull-blue Hairstreak. Another subspecies, chayuensis (Huang, 2001), occurs in Chayu, SE Tibet (Koiwaya 2007), but this may prove to be a distinct species.
 

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Fujiokaozephyrus camurius camurius - Bhutanese Dull-blue Hairstreak


This species is recorded only from Bhutan and SE Tibet so far, the type locality being "Paro-Jerira (2600-2700m), Bhutan" (Koiwaya 2007), very close to Sikkim. So the species may occur in Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh in India.
 
StateJanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecNo date
Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh
Jammu and Kashmir UT
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Ladakh UT
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand
West Bengal
Total
Koiwaya, S. 2007. The Zephyrus Hairstreaks of the World (Lycaenidae). Mushi-Sha, Japan. p. 300 + 256 plates.
 

Page citation

Anonymous 2022. Fujiokaozephyrus camurius (Murayama, 1986) – Dull-blue Hairstreak. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.06. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/fujiokaozephyrus-camurius, accessed 2022/12/02.