Arhopala sakaguchii

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Arhopala sakaguchii
Arhopala sakaguchii male upperside.jpg
Male upperside
Arhopala sakaguchii female upperside.jpg
Female upperside
Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Arhopala
A. sakaguchii
Binomial name
Arhopala sakaguchii
H. Hayashi, 1981[1]

Arhopala sakaguchii is a butterfly of the family Lycaenidae. It is found in the Philippines on the islands of Negros and Mindoro.


  1. ^ "Arhopala Boisduval, 1832" at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms
  • Hayashi, Hisakazu, 1981: New Lycaenid Butterflies from the Philippines.: Tyo-to-Ga. 32(1,2): 63-82. [1]
  • Hayashi, Hisakazu, 1985: On the Female of Narathura sakaguchii (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae). Tyo-to-Ga, 36(1): 31. [2]
  • Treadaway, C. G., 1995. Checklist of the butterflies of the Philippine Islands (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera) Nachr. entomol. Apollo Suppl.14: 7-118.
  • Takanami, Y. & Seki, Y., 2001. A synonymic list of Lycaenidae from the Philippines. Edn. 12.
  • Seki, Y., 2005: A revision of Arhopala aedias (Hewitson, 1862) and its allied species from the Philippunes (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae). Butterflies (Teinopalpus) 41: 19-26.
  • Treadaway, C. G. & Schrőder, Heinz , 2012. Revised checklist of the butterflies of the Philippine Islands (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera) Nachrichten des Entomologischen Vereins Apollo Suppl.20: 1-64.