Euriphene ampedusa (Hewitson, 1866)

Bivar-De-Sousa, António, Vasconcelos, Sasha, Mendes, Luís F., Larsen, Torben B., Baker, Jon & Guilherme, João L., 2016, Butterflies of Guinea-Bissau: VIII. New data, new reports, corrections and biodiversity (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea), Zootaxa 4201 (1), pp. 1-77: 46

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Euriphene ampedusa (Hewitson, 1866)


174. Euriphene ampedusa (Hewitson, 1866) 

WL: 24mm. E. ampedusa  is known from all types of forest and is distributed from Senegal to Nigeria. As with E. gambiae  , the host-plants are unknown. 

Studied material. Tombali: Mato de Lautchande ( PNFC), 0 9.07.2009, 1♀ (BS 28972). 

Previous references. Regions: Without a precise location. Authors: Larsen (2005), Bivar-de-Sousa et al. (2008b).

Probable abundance and proposed status. AB: R; CS: I.