Australian Biological Resources Study

Australian Faunal Directory


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Subspecies Udara cardia tenella (Miskin, 1891)

Australian Hedge Blue, Delicate Blue


Generic Combinations

  • Udara cardia tenella (Miskin, 1891).



The species Udara tenella (Miskin, 1891) was synonymised and treated as a subspecies of Udara cardia (C. Felder, 1860) by Braby and Müller (2013). The subspecies is endemic to Australia.





Extra Distribution Information

Between Mt Misery and the Atherton Tableland.

Australian Endemic.

IBRA and IMCRA regions (map not available)


Qld: Desert Uplands (DEU), Einasleigh Uplands (EIU), Wet Tropics (WT)

Ecological Descriptors

Larva: herbivore.

Extra Ecological Information

Larval food plants not recorded.


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 06-Feb-2014 MODIFIED Dr Federica Turco (QM)
06-Sep-2017 16-Jul-2013 MODIFIED
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)