Acrodipsas mortoni Sands, Miller, & Kerr, 1997
Brown Ant Blue
LUCIINI,   THECLINAE,   LYCAENIDAE,   PAPILIONOIDEA
 
Don Herbison-Evans
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
and
Stella Crossley


(Photo: courtesy of CSIRO/BIO Photography Group, Centre for Biodiversity Genomics, University of Guelph)

The adults of this species are brown, with three black spots at the tornus of each hindwing.

They have been found in

  • southern Queensland, and
  • New South Wales.


    Further reading :

    Donald Peter Andrew Sands, C.G. Miller, & J.F.R. Kerr,
    A New Species of Acrodipsas Sands (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) from inland New South Wales and southern Queensland,
    Australian Journal of Entomology,
    Volume 36 (1997), p. 19.


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    (written 2 November 2018)