A genus endemic to the Cape region of South Africa. Larvae are ant-associated, and some are aphytophagous, obtaining all their nutrition from ant trophallaxis.
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Andrew V. Z. Brower
Brower, Andrew V. Z.2008. Chrysoritis Butler 1898. South African Coppers.Version 08 October 2008 (under construction).http://dev.tolweb.org/Chrysoritis/106378/2008.10.08 in The Tree of Life Web Project, http://tolweb.org/
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