Hermes copper (Lycaena hermes)

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Hermes copper fact file

Hermes copper description

KingdomAnimalia
PhylumArthropoda
ClassInsecta
OrderLepidoptera
FamilyLycaenidae
GenusLycaena (1)

Information on the Hermes copper (Lycaena hermes) is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

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Hermes copper status

The Hermes copper is classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (November, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Hermes copper, underside of wing  
Hermes copper, underside of wing

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Bill Bouton
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