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

by Stefan Schröder



Bindahara phocides (Fabricius, 1793)






STATUS: A rare species. Widely distributed.

PAPUA LOCALITIES: New Guinea: Fakfak, Humboldt Bay, Jayapura, Kaimana, Nabire, Sarmi, Sorong. Details in gazetteer.

EXTERNAL DISTRIBUTION: Indo-Australian region, Papua New Guinea.

DATA SOURCES: KSP. Literature: see below.






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