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The Blues (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae, Lycaeninae) of Papua Indonesia

by Stefan Schröder


Arhopala cleander (C. Felder, 1860)

ssp. jobina Evans, 1957






STATUS: Widely distributed, a rare species in Papua. In New Guinea represented by ssp. jobina.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: Japen Island; Biak Island; Numfor Island; New Guinea: Jayapura. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Indo-Australian Region.

DATA SOURCES: Literature (see below).






Parsons, M., 1999. The butterflies of Papua New Guinea. Their systematics and biology: 736 pp., Academic Press, London.