Pilodeudorix catori

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Pilodeudorix catori
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Pilodeudorix
Species: P. catori
Binomial name
Pilodeudorix catori
(Bethune-Baker, 1903)[1]
  • Deudorix catori Bethune-Baker, 1903
  • Deudorix anetia anetta Talbot, 1935

Pilodeudorix catori, the Cator's fairy playboy, is a butterfly in the Lycaenidae family. It is found in Senegal (Basse Casamance), Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria (south and the Cross River loop) and possibly western Cameroon.[2] The habitat consists of dry forests and forest mosaics.


  1. ^ Pilodeudorix at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms
  2. ^ Afrotropical Butterflies: Lycaenidae - Subtribe Deudoricina