Arhopala hypomuta

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Arhopala hypomuta
Arhopala hypomuta hypomuta female,Singapore
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Arhopala
A. hypomuta
Binomial name
Arhopala hypomuta
(Hewitson, 1862) [1]
  • Amblypodia hypomuta Hewitson, 1862
  • Arhopala deva Bethune-Baker, 1896
  • Arhopala shelfordi Moulton, [1912]

Arhopala hypomuta is a species of butterfly belonging to the lycaenid family described by William Chapman Hewitson in 1862 . It is found in Southeast Asia (Thailand, Malay Peninsula, Sumatra) [2] [3]


  • Arhopala hypomuta hypomuta (Thailand, Malay Peninsula, Sumatra)
  • Arhopala hypomuta deva Bethune-Baker, 1896 (Borneo)


  1. ^ Hewitson, 1862 Specimen of a Catalogue of Lycaenidae in the British Museum
  2. ^ Seitz, A., 1912-1927. Die Indo-Australien Tagfalter. Theclinae, Poritiinae, Hesperiidae. Grossschmetterlinge Erde 9: 799-1107, pls. 138-175
  3. ^ Eliot, J. N. 1992. With plates by D'Abrera, in Corbet & Pendlebury. The Butterflies of the Malay Peninsula 4th Edn. Malayan Nature Society, Kuala Lumpur

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