Leptotes marginalis

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Leptotes marginalis
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Leptotes
Species: L. marginalis
Binomial name
Leptotes marginalis
(Stempffer, 1944)[1]
  • Syntarucus marginalis Stempffer, [1944]
  • Cupido telicanus ab. marginalis Aurivillius, 1924

Leptotes marginalis, the black-bordered zebra blue, is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. It is found in Sudan, Uganda, Kenya, the Democratic Republic of the Congo (South Kivu and Lualaba), Rwanda, Burundi, Tanzania and Zambia.[2]