Lycaenidae


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Related to Lycaenidae: Satyridae
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Noun1.Lycaenidae - family of small usually brilliantly colored butterflies; males have short forelegs
arthropod family - any of the arthropods
Lepidoptera, order Lepidoptera - moths and butterflies
lycaenid, lycaenid butterfly - any of various butterflies of the family Lycaenidae
genus Lycaena, Lycaena - type genus of the Lycaenidae; small slender butterflies with upper surface of wings usually metallic blue or green or copper
genus Strymon, Strymon - large and widely distributed genus of hairstreak butterflies
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La familia con mayor numero de especies fue Nymphalidae con el 62% (37 especies) del total de las especies reportadas; seguida de Hesperiidae con 15% (9 especies), Lycaenidae con 13,3% (8 especies) y Pieridae con 10% (6 especies).
A total of 3,731 individuals were collected, representing 93 species (Nymphalidae, Hesperiidae, Riodinidae, Lycaenidae and Rieridae).
Felder, 1869 Eurema proterpia 0.12 0.34 0.22 Fabricius, 1775 Eurema salome C & 0.12 0.00 0.07 R Felder, 1861 Phoebis philea 5.10 6.13 5.54 philea Linnaeus, 1763 Phoebis sennae 1.31 0.77 1.08 sennae Linnaeus, 1758 Phoebis trite 0.19 0.09 0.14 trite Linnaeus, 1758 Subfamilia Pierinae Ascia monuste 0.37 0.17 0.29 Linnaeus, 1764 Ganyra josephina 0.12 0.00 0.07 josepha Godman & Salvin, 1868 Itaballia demophile 0.25 0.00 0.14 Linnaeus, 1758 Leptophobia aripa 0.68 0.77 0.72 aripa Boisduval, 1836 Familia Lycaenidae Subfamilia Polyommatinae Hemiargus hanno 1.49 5.02 2.98 Stoll, 1790 Subfamilia Theclinae Electrostrymon sp.
Eumaeine butterflies (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) from San Antonio hill: Dynamics of species richness and hilltopping behaviour
Although a renewed interest in the biology and systematics of Neotropical Lycaenidae is evident in recent literature (Duarte et al.
and also the Lycaenidae Zepyrus quercus (L.) (FOX-WILSON & HORT, 1926; NORRIS, 1935).
Tomares ballus (Fabricius, 1787) is a species of butterfly of the Lycaenidae family that occurs in the western Mediterranean.
Igualmente Fagua (1999), en un gradiente altitudinal en la Cordillera Oriental, relaciono el aumento de la dominancia de grupos de mariposas generalistas como Satyrinae, Pieridae y Lycaenidae con el tipo de estrategias defensivas de plantas de media y alta montana, con gran acumulacion de reductores de digestibilidad.
Effects of adult feeding and temperature regime on fecundity and longevity in the butterfly Lycaena hippothoe (Lycaenidae).
Las familias Lycaenidae y Riodinidae solo aportaron el 4,16% de la riqueza, con 2 y 7 especies respectivamente.
Density-dependent mating tactics in the gray hairstreak, Strymon melinus (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae).
(Butler, 1870) 1 1 Melete lycimnia (Cramer, 1777) 1 1 Pereute charops (Herrich- 2 Schaeffer, 1867) Lycaenidae Polyommatinae 5 3 5 5 Theclini Hemihargus hanno (Stoll, 1790) 2 3 1 Polyommatini Leptotes cassius (Crammer, 3 1 1775) Leptotes sp1.