Anthene radiata

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

Anthene radiata, the red-edged ciliate blue, is a butterfly in the Lycaenidae family. It is found in Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast and Ghana.[2] The habitat consists of moist primary forests.


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