Papilio avitus, Cramer, 1781

Siewert, Ricardo Russo, Mielke, Olaf Hermann Hendrik & Casagrande, Mirna Martins, 2020, Taxonomic revision of the Neotropical genus Telemiades Hübner, [1819] (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae: Eudaminae), with descriptions of fourteen new species, Zootaxa 4721 (1), pp. 1-111: 21

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4721.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:74A3BD73-28A2-4AB7-B93E-6B743F750DFF

persistent identifier

http://treatment.plazi.org/id/0383CD7A-FFA8-FFD2-D790-FE24328FFC46

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Plazi

scientific name

Papilio avitus
status

 

avitus   group”

Species included:

Telemiades avitus ( Stoll, 1781)  

lurideolus Mabille, 1877   ( Telemiades   )

Telemiades xantho Hayward, 1939   , stat. rev.

Telemiades austini Siewert, Mielke & Casagrande   , sp. nov.

The “ avitus   group” is composed of three species characterized by the following characters: sexual dimorphism, males with ground color yellowish and females brown; FW with four contiguous hyaline spots: two cellular, and two discal; FW with three apical hyaline spots rectangular in R 3 –R 4, R 4 –R 5 and R 5 –M 1, smaller in R 4 –R 5; valva with long distal sickle–like process, curved inwards and margin serrated; lamella antevaginalis laterally expanded and covered by microscales, and conncected to tergum VIII by a thin membrane; lamella postavaginalis with a smooth groove at median region.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Papilionidae

Genus

Papilio

Loc

Papilio avitus

Siewert, Ricardo Russo, Mielke, Olaf Hermann Hendrik & Casagrande, Mirna Martins 2020
2020
Loc

Telemiades austini

Siewert, Mielke & Casagrande 2020
2020
Loc

Telemiades xantho

Hayward 1939
1939
Loc

lurideolus

Mabille 1877
1877
Loc

Telemiades avitus (

Stoll 1781
1781