Cacyreus lingeus (Stoll, 1782)

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

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-FFF9-FF0E-FD01FC6EFCDE

treatment provided by

Plazi

scientific name

Cacyreus lingeus (Stoll, 1782)
status

 

85. Cacyreus lingeus (Stoll, 1782) 

WL: 14mm. The species is centred on the Guinea savanna and is distributed throughout sub-Saharan Africa. The caterpillars feed on species of Albizia  and Acacia  ( Fabaceae  )

Studied material. Cacheu: Caió , 1 specimen (JB). 

Previous references. Regions: Quinara. Authors: Bivar-de-Sousa & Mendes (1999), 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

Cacyreus