Cerautola crowleyi crowleyi Sharpe, 1890

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: 19

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Cerautola crowleyi crowleyi Sharpe, 1890


43. Cerautola crowleyi crowleyi Sharpe, 1890 

WL: 25mm. The species occurs primarily in semi-deciduous forest and the present subspecies flies from Guinea-Bissau to Nigeria. Other subspecies occur in Tanzania, DRC and Angola. Caterpillars are probably associated with Crematogaster  ants.

Previous references. Regions: Without a precise location. Authors: Larsen (2005), Mendes et al. (2008).

Probable abundance and proposed status. AB: R; CS: VU.