Icaricia

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Icaricia
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Icaricia icarioides
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Icaricia

Icaricia is an invalid genus of butterfly in the family Lycaenidae now considered mostly synonymous with the genus Plebejus. It was first described by the author and lepidopterist Vladimir Nabokov in 1945.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Psyche 51:104-138". Psyche.entclub.org. Retrieved 2012-07-06.