Neptis kiriakoffi Overlaet, 1955

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-FE12FC93FD0E

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Plazi

scientific name

Neptis kiriakoffi Overlaet, 1955
status

 

165. Neptis kiriakoffi Overlaet, 1955 

WL: 24mm. N. kiriakoffi  is typical of the Guinea savanna and occurs from Senegal to Angola. The host-plants are Urticaceae  , Sapindaceae  , Euphorbiaceae  and Fabaceae  .

Studied material. Bafatá: Brincasse , cashew, 0 6.02.2013, 1♀ (SV) (CZ000011007)  . Cacheu: Banhinda ( PNTC), 25.07.2009, 1♂ (BS 29141). 

Previous references. Regions: Bafatá, Bissau, Bolama, Gabú, Oio, Quinara, Tombali. Authors: Aurivillius (1910), Bacelar (1949) and Villiers (1949) —all as Neptis agatha  ; Larsen (2005), Bivar-de-Sousa et al. (2008b).

Probable abundance and proposed status. AB: F; CS: LC.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Nymphalidae

Genus

Neptis