Anthene chirinda

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Anthene chirinda
Anthene chirinda.jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Anthene
Species: A. chirinda
Binomial name
Anthene chirinda
(Bethune-Baker, 1910)[1]
Synonyms
  • Lycaenesthes chirinda Bethune-Baker, 1910
  • Anthene (Anthene) chirinda

Anthene chirinda, the Chirinda hairtail, is a butterfly in the Lycaenidae family. It is found in Tanzania, Malawi and Zimbabwe.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Anthene at Markku Savela's website on Lepidoptera
  2. ^ Afrotropical Butterflies: Lycaenidae - Tribe Lycaenesthini