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Size: 24-28 mm. Male distinguished from all other Lycaenidae in Egypt by large patch of androconial scales on the upperside of the forewing. The upperside of the wings in the female are uniform brown. Larva light green with black head, dorsally humped segments yellow with a small reddish brown triangle at the base and lateral yellow lines.

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