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ⓘ Neaves buff. Baliochila neavei, the Neaves buff, is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae which is found in Burundi, eastern Tanzania, the Democratic Republic of ..




                                     

ⓘ Neaves Buff

Baliochila neavei, the Neaves buff, is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae which is found in Burundi, eastern Tanzania, the Democratic Republic of the Congo, Malawi and Mozambique. Its habitat consists of forests.

Adults are on wing from August to April. The larvae feed on algae cyanobacteria which grows on trees.