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Taxa in this genus:
Current Comb:LYCAENA phlaeas Linnaeus, 1761
Original Comb:PAPILIO Scopoli, 1763
MS Comb:
Superfamily:Papilionoidea
Family:Lycaenidae
Subfamily:Lycaeninae
Tribe:
Last updated by Justin Ollerenshaw - 03/05/2011

Original publication details:

Scientific Name of Taxon:  virgaureae        Original Rank:  ?   
Current Status:  Junior subjective synonym     Current Rank:  SPECIES
Original Combination:  PAPILIO ! Scopoli, 1763
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Current valid name:

Current Valid Name:  LYCAENA phlaeas Linnaeus, 1761   
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