Hypochlorosis antipha

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Hypochlorosis antipha
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Hypochlorosis
Species: H. antipha
Binomial name
Hypochlorosis antipha
(Hewitson, 1869)[1]
  • Myrina antipha Hewitson, 1869
  • Pseudonotis metilia Fruhstorfer, 1908
  • Hypochlorosis lorquinii metilia

Hypochlorosis antipha is a butterfly in the Lycaenidae family. It is found on Maluku and Fergusson Island.

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  • Hypochlorosis antipha antipha (Maluku, Aru Islands)
  • Hypochlorosis antipha metilia (Fruhstorfer, 1908) (New Guinea: Fergusson Island)


  1. ^ Hypochlorosis at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms
  • D'Abrera, B., 1977. Butterflies of the Australian Region, edn 2. 415 pp. Melbourne.
  • Fruhstorfer, H., 1908. Neue Lycaeniden des Papua-Gebeits. Internationale Entomologische Zeitschrift 2(18): 114.
  • Grünberg, K., 1916. Lycaenidae (in part), pp. 824–849 in Seitz, A. (Ed.) 1927. Gross-Schmetterlinge der Erde. Die Indo-Australischen Tagfalter. Vol. 9. Stuttgart.
  • Hewitson, W. C., 1863-1878. Illustrations of Diurnal Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae. London, van Vorst, x + 229 pp. Text Plates.
  • Parsons, M., 1998. The Butterflies of Papua New Guinea Academic Press, ISBN 0-12-545555-0