Cyaniriodes libna andersonii

Moore 1884 - The Emerald

A very rare forest species, which, when at rest with its wings closed could be mistaken for an Allotinus species. However, the male upperside is a brilliant metallic green, hence the English name. The female is somewhat duller in colouration.

Flight Period

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22 - 24mm

Early Stages

Not known

Larval Foodplant

Not known


Peninsular Thailand, Southern Myanmar and Malaysia.