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Acupicta Eliot 1973

Andrew V. Z. Brower
Containing group: Catapaecilmatini


A small, apparently very rare hairstreak genus with four species in southeast Asia and one disjunct species (A. meeki) from New Hannover (Bismarck Archepelago).


Corbet, A. S., Pendlebury, H. M. & Eliot, J. N. 1992 The butterflies of the Malay Peninsula. Kuala Lumpur: Malayan Nature Society.

Parsons, M. 1999 The butterflies of Papua New Guinea: their systematics and biology. San Diego: Academic Press.

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