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Ocaria butterfly (Ocaria sp. n.)

Mohamed bin Zayed Species project number 190520304

Description, ecology and natural history of a endemic new species of butterfly (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) from coastal desert of Peru

Mohamed bin Zayed Species Conservation (Project No. 190520304) - Ocaria butterfly - Awarded $4,500 on May 30, 2019

The principal objective of the project is to describe this endemic new species of butterfly and conserve the habitat where its lives. Determine the life cycle and describe the immature stages, and characterize the habitat where it is distributed

Project 190520304 location - Peru, South America