Colotis antevippe antevippe ( Boisduval, 1836 )

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: 14

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-FFE0-FFEE-FF0E-FDC0FC9BFCFC

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Colotis antevippe antevippe ( Boisduval, 1836 )
status

 

20. Colotis antevippe antevippe ( Boisduval, 1836) 

WL: 25mm. The species is typical of savanna and has been previously reported from Guinea-Bissau without a precise location. It occurs from Mauritania to Nigeria, and in Niger and northern Cameroon. Larval host-plants consist of several species of Capparaceae  .

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

Previous references. Regions: Without a precise location. Authors: Bivar-de-Sousa & Passos-de-Carvalho (1987), Larsen (2005), Bivar-de-Sousa et al. (2007).

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

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Pieridae

Genus

Colotis