Manto (butterfly)

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Manto hypoleuca
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Manto
de Nicéville, 1895
Species: Manto hypoleuca
Binomial name
Manto hypoleuca
(Hewitson, 1865)

Manto is a butterfly genus in the family Lycaenidae. This genus is found in the Indomalayan ecozone. It is monotypic, containing the single species Manto hypoleuca.


  • M. h. hypoleuca Java
  • M. h. martina (Hewitson, 1869) Palawan
  • M. h. inopinata (Butler, 1883) Nias