Chilades eleusis ( Demaison, 1888 )

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: 30

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-FFF0-FFFE-FF0E-FD08FC6EFCFD

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scientific name

Chilades eleusis ( Demaison, 1888 )
status

 

100. Chilades eleusis ( Demaison, 1888) 

WL: 10mm. The species is known from the dry Sudan savanna and the Sahel, ranging from Senegal through the Sahel to northern Cameroon, Chad, Sudan and Egypt. The caterpillars occur on shrubby Acacia  ( Fabaceae  ). 

Previous references. Regions: Biombo, Cacheu. Authors: Bacelar (1949), Larsen (2005), Mendes et al. (2008). 

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

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Lycaenidae

Genus

Chilades