Butterflies and Moths of North America

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Schaus’ Ipidecla
Ipidecla schausi (Godman & Salvin, 1887)

Family: Lycaenidae
Subfamily: Theclinae
Tribe: Eumaeini
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Life History:
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Adult Food:
Range: Eastern Mexico to Paraguay (source: Butterflies of America).
Management Needs:
Taxonomy Notes: Also referred to as Schaus' Hairstreak and Salvin's Dwarf .
Alternate Scientific Names:
Ipidecla euprepes Hayward, 1949
Thecla insignis Godman & Salvin, [1887]
Thecla miranda Godman & Salvin, [1887]
Thecla schausi Godman & Salvin, [1887]
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