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Albulina orbitulus (de Prunner, 1798) – Alpine Mountain Blue

Subspecies in India:

(1) Albulina orbitulus lobbichleri Forster, 1961 – Nepalese Alpine Mountain Blue

This is sometimes placed under Agriades, e.g., by Talavera, Lukhtanov, Pierce & Vila (2013). It is also called the Greenish Mountain Blue.

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Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2022. Albulina orbitulus (de Prunner, 1798) – Alpine Mountain Blue. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 3.28. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/3361/Albulina-orbitulus
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