Neptis agouale agouale Pierre-Baltus, 1978

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: 44

publication ID

http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4201.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:3EB08193-954B-49BF-A989-1E73AC070E6B

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/A50287F3-FFC6-FFC8-FF0E-F9F9FCBAF832

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Neptis agouale agouale Pierre-Baltus, 1978
status

 

169. Neptis agouale agouale Pierre-Baltus, 1978 

WL: 21mm. This is another of the small Neptis  species which usually flies in forest, ranging from Senegal to Nigeria and through Central and equatorial Africa to DRC, western Zambia and Tanzania. The caterpillars reportedly feed on species of Fabaceae  , Sterculiaceae  and Tiliaceae  .

Studied material. Cacheu: Caió , frequent December 2009 (JB). 

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.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Nymphalidae

Genus

Neptis