Baliochila lequeuxi

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Lequeux's buff
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Baliochila
Species: B. lequeuxi
Binomial name
Baliochila lequeuxi
Kielland, 1994[2]

Baliochila lequeuxi, the Lequeux's buff, is a butterfly in the Lycaenidae family. It is found on Mafia Island off of Tanzania.[3]

Adults are on the wing in June, November and January.


  1. ^ Larsen, T.B. (2011). "Baliochila lequeuxi". The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. IUCN. 2011: e.T160532A5371075. doi:10.2305/IUCN.UK.2011-2.RLTS.T160532A5371075.en. Retrieved 7 August 2016. 
  2. ^ Baliochila at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and some other life forms
  3. ^ Afrotropical Butterflies: Lycaenidae - Subtribe Liptenina