Thecla chalybeia : conspectus dorsalis laeva, ventralis dextra

Classis : Insecta 
Ordo : Lepidoptera 
Familia : Lycaenidae 
Genus : Thecla 
Species : T. chalybeia 
Thecla chalybeia 
De Nicéville 1892  

Thecla chalybeia (Anglice plumbeous hairstreak) est parvus papilio familiae Lycaenidarum, in India endemicus.


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Nexus interni

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