Thecla chalybeia

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Plumbeous hairstreak
Upperside left, underside right
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Thecla
Species: T. chalybeia
Binomial name
Thecla chalybeia
de Nicéville 1892

Thecla chalybeia, the plumbeous hairstreak, is a small butterfly found in India that belongs to the lycaenids or blues family.

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