Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


Regional Maps

Subspecies Hypochrysops narcissus sabirius (Fruhstorfer, 1908)





Extra Distribution Information

Torres Strait Ils (common along mangrove margins and rainforest interface margins) to the Claudie River, QLD.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Qld: Cape York Peninsula (CYP), Einasleigh Uplands (EIU), Gulf Plains (GUP), Wet Tropics (WT)

Other Regions

Torres Strait Islands terrestrial, marine & freshwater

Distribution References

Ecological Descriptors

Larva: herbivore.


History of changes

Note that this list may be incomplete for dates prior to September 2013.
Published As part of group Action Date Action Type Compiler(s)
06-Sep-2017 LYCAENIDAE 18-Aug-2015 MODIFIED Dr Federica Turco (QM)
05-Mar-2013 05-Mar-2013 MODIFIED
30-Mar-2012 30-Mar-2012 MODIFIED
28-Mar-2012 28-Mar-2012 MODIFIED
12-Feb-2010 (import)