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Cladus: Unikonta
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Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
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Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea

Familia: Lycaenidae
Subfamilia: Theclinae
Tribus: Catapaecilmatini
Genus: Catapaecilma
Species (9):
C. elegans – C. evansi – C. gracilis – C. harmani – C. lila – C. major – C. nakamotoi – C. nuydai – C. subochrea

Catapaecilma Butler, 1879.

Type species: Hypochrysops elegans Druce, 1873. Fixation: Monotypy.

Catapaecilma Butler, 1879: 547; Hemming, 1967ː 99.
Catapoecilma Scudder, 1882: 363 . Incorrect subsequent spelling.


Butler, A. G., 1879. The Butterflies of Malacca. Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. (2) Zool. 1(8): 533-568, pls 68,69. Reference page.
Cassidy, A.C., 1982. An annotated checklist of Brunei butterflies including a new species of the genus Catapaecilma (Lycaenidae). Brunei Museum Journal, 5 (2): 202–272.Reference page.
Druce, H. 1873. A list of the Collections of Diurnal Lepidoptera made by Mr. Lowe in Borneo. Proceedings of the Zoological Society of London 1873: 337–361 pls 32,33. Reference page.
Eliot, J. N. 1992. With plates by D'Abrera, in Corbet & Pendlebury. The Butterflies of the Malay Peninsula 4th Edn. Malayan Nature Society, Kuala Lumpur. 595pp., 69 pls. Reference page.
Hemming, A. F., 1967. The generic names of the butterflies and their type species (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) 1967, Suppl. 9: 1-509.Reference page.
Moore, F., 1911–1912. Lepidoptera Indica Vol. 9. Rhopalocera: Lycaenidae, Hesperiidae. 278pp., pls 706-756. text, plates. Reference page.
Scudder, S.H. 1882. An alphabetic list of all Generic names…Supplemental List…Universal Index. Bulletin of the United States National Museum 19: 376pp. BHL Reference page.
Seki, Y. & Takanami, Y. and Otsuka, K., 1991. Butterflies of Borneo Vol. 2, No. 1. Lycaenidae. Tobishima Corporation, Tokyo. Reference page.
Takanami, Y., 1988a. A new species and a new subspecies of Lycaenidae (Lepidoptera) from the Philippines. Kontyû to Shizen (Nature & Insects) 23(4): 38-40, 5 pls. Reference page.


BHL bibliography
Hassler, M. {{{1}}}. Catapaecilma. World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World In: Roskovh, Y., Abucay, L., Orrell, T., Nicolson, D., Bailly, N., Kirk, P., Bourgoin, T., DeWalt, R.E., Decock, W., De Wever, A., Nieukerken, E. van, Zarucchi, J. & Penev, L., eds. {{{1}}}. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. Published online. Accessed: {{{1}}} {{{2}}} {{{3}}}. Reference page.
Catapaecilma – Taxon details on Encyclopedia of Life (EOL).
Global Biodiversity Information Facility. 2019. GBIF Backbone Taxonomy. Checklist dataset. Taxon: Catapaecilma.
Catapaecilma - Nomenclator Zoologicus

Catapaecilma is a genus of butterflies in the family Lycaenidae. The species of this genus are found in the Indomalayan realm.[1]
Species (9)

Catapaecilma elegans (Druce, 1873)
Catapaecilma evansi Pendlebury, 1933 (Peninsular Malaya, Nias)
Catapaecilma gracilis Semper, [1890] (Philippines)
Catapaecilma harmani Cassidy, 1982 (Borneo, Brunei)
Catapaecilma lila Eliot, 1967 (Peninsular Malaya)
Catapaecilma major Druce, 1895 (India, Ceylon, Burma, Thailand, Laos,Peninsular Malaya, Singapore, Taiwan, northeast Sumatra, West Java)
Catapaecilma nakamotoi Hayashi, 1979
Catapaecilma nuydai Takanami, 1988 (Philippines, Mindanao, Mount Kitanglad)
Catapaecilma subochrea Elwes, [1893] (Burma (Naga Hills to Dawei), Malaya, Thailand)


D'Abrera, B., 1986. Butterflies of the Oriental Region, Part III Lycaenidae & Riodinidae: pp. 536-672. Melbourne.

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