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

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-FFE5-FFEB-FF0E-F9FBFC6FF883

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Papilio sosia sosia Rothschild
status

 

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.