Oreolyce quadriplaga

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Naga hedge blue
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Oreolyce
Species: O. quadriplaga
Binomial name
Oreolyce quadriplaga
(Snellen, 1892)

Oreolyce quadriplaga, the Naga hedge blue,[1] is a small butterfly found in India[2] that belongs to the lycaenids or blues family.


The butterfly was earlier known as Lycaenopsis quadriplaga (Tytler).[2]


It is found in Nagaland in India.[2]

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Cited references[edit]

  1. ^ Card for quadriplaga in LepIndex. Accessed 5 January 2016
  2. ^ a b c Evans, W.H. (1932). The Identification of Indian Butterflies (2nd ed.). Mumbai, India: Bombay Natural History Society. pp. 221–226, ser no H21.4.