Graphium policenes policenes ( Cramer, 1775 )

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: 11

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http://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4201.1.1

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http://treatment.plazi.org/id/A50287F3-FFE7-FFE9-FF0E-FD7AFC93FBB6

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Plazi

scientific name

Graphium policenes policenes ( Cramer, 1775 )
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9. Graphium policenes policenes ( Cramer, 1775) 

WL: 43mm. G. policenes  is distributed all along sub-Saharan Africa, from Senegal to Kenya and South Africa. The caterpillars feed on Annonaceae  of genera Annona  , Artabotrys  , Polyalthia  , and Uvaria  and on Apocynaceae  of genus Landolphia  . 

Studied material. Cacheu: Caió (JB)  . Quinara: Buba Tombo ( PNLC), forest, 0 7.07.2009, 2♂ (BS 29719/ 29120); ibid, 18.07.2009  , 1♀ (BS 29623).

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

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