This species has an intimate association with Papyrius sp. ants. The caterpillar feeds on a wide range of dissimilar plant species Wingspan: 26mm – 27mm.
You can learn a lot more about this butterfly on this research-quality website (now managed by the BCSA)
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|Alternate Names:||Dingy Jewel|