Two new butterflies (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae) from the collections of the Museum Zoologi Bogor, Indonesia.

  • W. J. Tennent
  • C. J. Mueller
  • D. Peggie
Keywords: Indonesia, West Papua, Lycaenidae, new taxa, Epimastidia, Paraduba

Abstract

Two new species of butterfly, Epimastidia suffuscus sp. n., and Paraduba tenebrae sp. n., (Lycaenidae), are described from the collections of the Museum Zoologi Bogor (MZB), Indonesia. Their probable provenance, almost certainly West Papua, is discussed in detail.
Published
2014-06-01
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