Papilio sosia sosia Rothschild,

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: 9

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Papilio sosia sosia Rothschild


2. Papilio sosia sosia Rothschild  & Jordan, 1903

WL: 55mm. P. sosia  is a forest species, whose nominate subspecies ranges from Guinea-Bissau to western Cameroon. The caterpillars feed mainly on species of Rutaceae  .

Previous references. Regions: Tombali. Authors: Bivar-de-Sousa et al. (2007).

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