Xanthodisca rega Mabille, 1890

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: 55

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Xanthodisca rega Mabille, 1890


218. Xanthodisca rega Mabille, 1890 

WL: 14mm. The species is known from all forest types, ranging from Senegal to Cameroon and Gabon. The host-plants are species of Afromomum ( Zingiberaceae  ). 

Previous references. Regions: Without a precise location: Authors: Larsen (2005), Mendes et al. (2007).

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