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Acytolepis lilacea (Hampson, 1889) – Lilac Hedge Blue

Subspecies in India:

(1) Acytolepis lilacea lilacea (Hampson, 1889) – Sahyadri Lilac Hedge Blue. This is commonly given as the Hampson's Hedge Blue in most books.

  This species is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

Early Stages:
Indian and global distribution:
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  This species is legally protected in India under Schedule II of the Wildlife (Protection) Act, 1972.

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Lepidoptera > Papilionoidea > Lycaenidae > Polyommatinae > Polyommatini > Acytolepis


Cite this page along with its URL as:
Anonymous. 2019. Acytolepis lilacea (Hampson, 1889) – Lilac Hedge Blue. Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 2.63. Indian Foundation for Butterflies.
http://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/sp/890/Acytolepis-lilacea
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