Leptotes jeanneli ( Stempffer, 1935 )

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: 27-28

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-FFF7-FFF8-FF0E-F8EBFC95FF72

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scientific name

Leptotes jeanneli ( Stempffer, 1935 )
status

 

88. Leptotes jeanneli ( Stempffer, 1935) 

WL: 14mm. This species is typical of the Guinea savanna and can only be differentiated from L. pirithous  and L. babaulti  through examination of male genital morphology. This is also a pan-African element, extending to the Arabian Peninsula (Larsen, 2005).

Previous references. Regions: Quinara, Tombali. Authors: Mendes et al. (2008). Probable abundance and proposed status. AB: NF; CS: I.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Lycaenidae

Genus

Leptotes