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Species profile—Ogyris zosine (northern purple azure)

Classification

Animalia (animals) → Insecta (insects) → Lycaenidae (blues and coppers) → Ogyris zosine (northern purple azure)

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Species details

Kingdom
Animalia (animals)
Class
Insecta (insects)
Family
Lycaenidae (blues and coppers)
Scientific name
Ogyris zosine Hewitson, 1853
Common name
northern purple azure
Type reference
Hewitson, W.C. (1853). Illustrations of New Species of Exotic Butterflies, Selected Chiefly from the Collections of W. Wilson Saunders and William C. Hewitson. John van Voorst, London Vol. 1 (5-7).
WildNet taxon ID
19953
Alternate name(s)
purple azure
Conservation significant
No
Endemicity
Native
Pest status
Nil

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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=19953.

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

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Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0)
Last updated
8 March 2022