Wednesday, 12 August 2015

95. Anthene emolus emolus (The Common Ciliate Blue)

Number: 95
Family: Lycaeniidae
Sub-Family: Polyommatiinae
Species: Anthene emolus emolus (Godart, [1824])
Common name(s): The Common Ciliate Blue
Photography location: Cuc Phuong N.P. (Ninh Binh Prov.)

According to Monastyrskii & Devyatkin (2016), 3 Anthene species are known to occur in Vietnam viz. A. lycaenina lycambes, A. emolus emolus & A. lycates dusuntua - the last one only recorded from central Vietnam (Lam Dong Prov.), the two first ones widespread throughout the country.


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