Leona lena

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Leona lena
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Hesperiidae
Genus: Leona
Species: L. lena
Binomial name
Leona lena
Evans, 1937
  • Caenides lena[1]

Leona lena, the lesser recluse, is a butterfly in the Hesperiidae family. It is found in Ivory Coast, eastern Nigeria, Cameroon and Gabon.[2] The habitat consists of dense forests.


  1. ^ Caenides at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms
  2. ^ Afrotropical Butterflies: Hesperiidae - Subfamily Hesperiinae