ⓘ Lepidochrysops pittawayi

                                     

ⓘ Lepidochrysops pittawayi

Lepidochrysops pittawayi, the Pittaways giant Cupid, is a butterfly in the family Lycaenidae. It is found in western Saudi Arabia. The habitat consists of high altitudes in the Asir Mountains. Colonies occur on steep slopes with patches of herbaceous Lamiaceae.

Adults have been recorded on wing in April.

The larvae feed on Micromeria species