Mimeresia issia

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Mimeresia issia
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Mimeresia
Species: M. issia
Binomial name
Mimeresia issia
Stempffer, 1969[1]

Mimeresia issia, the Stempffer's harlequin, is a butterfly in the Lycaenidae family. It is found in central and eastern Ivory Coast and Ghana.[2] The habitat consists of wetter forests.


  1. ^ Mimeresia at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and some other life forms
  2. ^ Afrotropical Butterflies: Lycaenidae - Subtribe Mimacraeina