Overview Code created in: 2000-12-26
- EPPO Code: THECBA
- Preferred name: Strymon megarus
- Authority: (Godart)
Thecla basilides has been the name applied most often to the pineapple-feeding 'species' in the agricultural literature. However, it is now considered that this 'species' corresponds to two morphologically similar and sympatric species: Strymon megarus and Strymon ziba.
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