Brephidium

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Brephidium
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Brephidium exilis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Brephidium
Scudder, 1876
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Brephidium is a genus of butterflies in the family Lycaenidae.[1] They are known commonly as pygmy blues. The species of this genus have a disjunct distribution. Two of the three species are found in the Americas; the third is found in South Africa.

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  1. ^ "Butterflies and Moths of North America". www.butterfliesandmoths.org. Retrieved 24 December 2016.

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