Bicyclus iccius

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Bicyclus iccius
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nymphalidae
Genus: Bicyclus
Species: B. iccius
Binomial name
Bicyclus iccius
(Hewitson, 1865)[1]
Synonyms
  • Idiomorphus iccius Hewitson, 1865
  • Mycalesis iccius ab. transiens Bartel, 1905

Bicyclus iccius, the scarce blue-banded bush brown, is a butterfly in the Nymphalidae family. It is found in Nigeria, Cameroon, the Republic of the Congo, Angola, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Uganda.[2] The habitat consists of forests.

The larvae feed on Poaceae species.

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