Object Record

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Object Name Specimen, Lepidoptera
Description Boulder Copper Butterfly, mounted on pin.
Common in flight or resting on ground, low scrub/pasture, lakeside terrace. 720asl.
Part of series of two
Tekapo River, Lake Tekapo Village, MK. 18/12/2007.


Catalogue Number 2008/094.058
Dimensions W-2 cm
Kingdom Animalia
Phylum Invertebrata
Class Insecta (Insects)
Order Lepidoptera (Butterflies & Moths)
Family Lycaenidae (blues, coppers)
Sub-Family Lycaeninae
Genus and species Boldenaria boldenarum