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Superregnum: Eukaryota
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: Theclini
Genus: Yamamotozephyrus
Species: Y. kwangtungensis

Yamamotozephyrus Saigusa, 1993.

Type species: Zephyrus kwangtungensis Forster, 1942: 579.

Forster, W., 1942. Neue Lycaeniden-Formen aus China III. Mitteilungen der Münchner entomologischen Gesellschaft 32: 579–580, pls 19-22. BHL. Reference page.
Saigusa, T., 1993. Taxonomy and evolution of the genus Japonica (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae) in Japan. Gekkan-Mushi (267):4-14. Reference page.

Yamamotozephyrus is a butterfly genus in the family Lycaenidae. It is monotypic, containing only the species Yamamotozephyrus kwangtungensis.[1] There are three subspecies

Yamamotozephyrus kwangtungensis (Forster, 1942) China (Kwangtung)
Y. k. hainana (Koiwaya, 1993) Hainan
Y. k. mayhkaensis Watanabe, 2000 Myanmar


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