Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1761) - Common Copper

Subspecies in India

(1) Lycaena phlaeas baralacha (Moore, 1884) – Kashmir Common Copper
(2) Lycaena phlaeas flavens (Ford, 1924) – Tibetan Common Copper
(3) Lycaena phlaeas stygianus (Butler, 1880) – Afgani Common Copper

Photo Gallery and Species Biology

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Andaman and Nicobar Islands UT
Andhra Pradesh
Arunachal Pradesh
Assam
Bihar
Chandigarh
Chhattisgarh
Dadra & Nagar Haveli UT
Daman & Diu UT
Delhi
Goa
Gujarat
Haryana
Himachal Pradesh51911121
Jammu and Kashmir UT13112
Jharkhand
Karnataka
Kerala
Ladakh UT6
Lakshadweep
Madhya Pradesh
Maharashtra
Manipur
Meghalaya
Mizoram
Nagaland
Odisha
Puducherry UT
Punjab
Rajasthan
Sikkim
Tamil Nadu
Tripura
Uttar Pradesh
Uttarakhand24108121
West Bengal
Total2912022183411

Page citation

Anonymous 2024. Lycaena phlaeas (Linnaeus, 1761) – Common Copper. In Kunte, K., S. Sondhi, and P. Roy (Chief Editors). Butterflies of India, v. 4.12. Published by the Indian Foundation for Butterflies. URL: https://www.ifoundbutterflies.org/lycaena-phlaeas, accessed 2024/05/22.