Pathalia currently viewed as a subjective junior synonymAndrew V. Z. Brower
- Megisba malaya
- Megisba strongyle
A widespread genus of two allopatric species. M. malaya ranges from India to Halmahera, and is replaced by M. strongyle in New Guinea and Australia.
Corbet, A. S., Pendlebury, H. M. & Eliot, J. N. 1992 The butterflies of the Malay Peninsula. Kuala Lumpur: Malayan Nature Society.
Eliot, J. N. and Kawazoé, A. 1983 Blue butterflies of the Lycaenopsis group. British Museum (Natural History), London.
Parsons, M. 1999 The butterflies of Papua New Guinea: their systematics and biology. San Diego: Academic Press.
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