Neptis nemetes nemetes Hewitson, 1868

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: 43

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-FFC7-FFC9-FF0E-F9B4FC6EF959

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scientific name

Neptis nemetes nemetes Hewitson, 1868
status

 

163. Neptis nemetes nemetes Hewitson, 1868 

WL: 23mm. N. nemetes  is known from degraded biotopes within forest. It is distributed from Senegal to Cameroon and the known host-plants are species of Alchornea  and Macaranga  ( Euphorbiaceae  ).

Previous references. Regions: Biombo, Bolama, Oio, Quinara, Tombali. Authors: Bacelar (1949), Villiers (1949), Larsen (2005), Bivar-de-Sousa et al. (2008b).

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

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Nymphalidae

Genus

Neptis