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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Lycaenidae > Theclinae > Theclini > Fujiokaozephyrus

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.

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
records (based on images):
Larval Host Plants:
Sexual, seasonal & individual variation:
Status, Habitat and Habits:
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.

Koiwaya, S. 2007. The Zephyrus Hairstreaks of the World (Lycaenidae). Mushi-Sha, Japan. p. 300 + 256 plates.

Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Lycaenidae > Theclinae > Theclini > Fujiokaozephyrus

Cite this page along with its URL as:
Dorji, S., and K. Kunte. 2021. Fujiokaozephyrus camurius (Murayama, 1986) – Dull-blue Hairstreak. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.17. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
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