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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
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: Luciini
Genus: Titea
Species: T. caerulea – T. sublutea

Titea Eliot, 1973: 452.

Type species: Candalides sublutea Bethune-Baker, 1906: 101, by original designation.

Bethune-Baker, G. T., 1906. New Species of Lycaenidae from British New Guinea. Annals and Magazine of natural History 7 (17): 100–104. BHL. Reference page. 
Eliot, J.N. 1973. The higher classification of the Lycaenidae (Lepidoptera): a tentative arrangement. Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History), entomology 28(6): 371-505. Reference page. 

Titea is a genus of butterflies in the family Lycaenidae.[1]

Species include:

Titea caerula Tite, 1963
Titea extensa Bethune-Baker, 1906
Titea sublutea Tite, 1963


Sands, D. P. A. (1979). "NEW SPECIES OFPHILIRISRÖBER (LEPIDOPTERA: LYCAENIDAE) FROM PAPUA NEW GUINEA". Australian Journal of Entomology. 18 (2): 127–133. doi:10.1111/j.1440-6055.1979.tb00824.x. ISSN 1326-6756. "Eliot (1973) separated two species, P. sublutea (Bethune-Baker) and P. caerulea Tite from New Guinea, placing them in a new genus Titea and showed that Philiris, Titea, Parachrysops Bethune-Baker, Hypochrysops C. and R. Felder, and Waigeum Staudinger were a closely related group of genera within the tribe Luciini"

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