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Associated material

Object Number ENT.LEPI3380-1

Taxonomic Information

Family Lycaenidae
Genus Hypolycaena
Species nigra
Author(s) Bethune-Baker, 1914
Bibliographic Reference [Citation] Transactions of the Entomological Society of London. 1913 (3): 473, 502-503.
Type Status Syntype
Comment on Type Status
Order Lepidoptera
Class Insecta


Sex Male
Preservation Direct Pinned
Condition of specimen Reasonable
Number of Associated Specimens 2

Locality Data

Zoogeographic Region Afrotropical
Locality Oni, Lagos
Country Nigeria
Collector name W. A. S. Lamborn
Date Collected 5 February 1912
Collecting information

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