Eurema (Eurema) desjardinsii regularis Butler, 1876

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: 13

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-FFE1-FFEF-FF0E-FECAFC93FDBE

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Eurema (Eurema) desjardinsii regularis Butler, 1876
status

 

15. Eurema (Eurema) desjardinsii regularis Butler, 1876 

WL: 20mm. This species has rarely been reported from the country. It ranges throughout sub-Saharan Africa and the type locality of the nominate subspecies is Madagascar. The caterpillars feed mostly on Fabaceae  .

Previous references. Regions: Biombo, Bissau, Quinara. Authors: Bacelar (1949), Bivar-de-Sousa et al. (2007).

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

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Pieridae

Genus

Eurema