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Species profile—Psychonotis caelius taygetus (small green-banded blue)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Insecta (insects) → Lycaenidae (blues and coppers) → Psychonotis caelius taygetus (small green-banded blue)

Photo of Psychonotis caelius taygetus (small green-banded blue) - McDougall, A.,QPWS,2008

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Insecta (insects)
Family
Lycaenidae (blues and coppers)
Scientific name
Psychonotis caelius taygetus (C. Felder, 1860)
Common name
small green-banded blue
Type reference
Felder, C. & Felder, R. (1865). Lepidoptera. Rhopalocera. Reise der ¿sterreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Befehlen des Commodore B. von W¿llerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Bd. 2. Abtheilung 2, Heft 2. Kaiserliche Akademie der Wissenschaften, Vienna 137-378 pls 22-47. [266 pl. 33].
WildNet taxon ID
19287
Alternate name(s)
white-banded blue
Back on Track (BoT) status
Low
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

Other resources

Online Zoological Collections of Australian Museums (OZCAM)
Atlas of Living Australia

Data source

This profile data is sourced from the QLD Wildlife Data API using the Get species by ID function used under CC-By 4.0
https://apps.des.qld.gov.au/species/?op=getspeciesbyid&taxonid=19287

This information is sourced from the WildNet database managed by the Queensland Department of Environment and Science.

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Licence
Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
23 October 2019
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