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Astictopterus C. & R. Felder, 1860
Fairies
Astictopterus C. & R. Felder, 1860; Wien. ent. Monats. 4 (12) : 401, TS: Astictopterus jama C. & R. Felder
Psolos Semper, 1892; Reisen Philipp. (7): 319 (MS name), TS: Tagiades pulligo Mabille
Psolos Watson, 1893; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 (1) : 87 (MS name), TS: Tagiades pulligo Mabille
Astictopterus (Hesperiinae) ; Moore, [1881], Lepid. Ceylon 1 (4): 162; [BK, 411]; [AfrL]

The "African" species-group

Astictopterus abjecta (Snellen, 1872)
Sierra Leone - Congo. See [About maps] Leptalina niangarensis Holland, 1920; Bull. Am. Mus. nat. Hist. 43 (6) : 256, pl. 12, f. 3, TL: Niangara
= ; [NHM]
Astictopterus abjecta ; [BOW: pl. 185, f. 9 (text)]; [AfrL]

Astictopterus anomoeus (Plötz, 1879)
Nigeria, Sierra Leone. See [About maps] Apaustus anomoeus Plötz, 1879; Stettin Ent. Ztg 40 (7-9) : 358, TL: Aburi
Astictopterus anomaeus[sic, recte anomoeus] ; [BOW: pl. 128, f. 19]
Astictopterus anomoeus ; [AfrL]

Astictopterus bruno (Evans, 1937)
Astictopterus bruno ; [AfrL]

Astictopterus inornatus (Trimen, 1864)
Transkei, Natal (coastal). See [About maps] Cyclopides inornatus Trimen, 1864; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. (3) 2 : 179
Astictopterus inornatus ; [BOW: pl. 128, f. 20]; [AfrL]

Larva on Imperata arundinacea [PBSA]


Astictopterus punctulata (Butler, 1895)
Ceratrichia[?] punctulata Butler, 1895; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 (2) : 265
?Isoteinon punctulata ;
Astictopterus punctulata ; [AfrL]

Astictopterus stellata (Mabille, 1891)
Malawi, Mozambique - Kenya. See [About maps] Spotted Sylph Fairy
Ceratrichia[?] stellata Mabille, 1891; Bull. Soc. Ent. Belg. 35 (16): 65
?Astictopterus stellata ?Trimen, 1891
?Astictopterus stellatus ?Trimen; [BOW: pl. 128, f. 212]
Astictopterus stellata ; [AfrL]
Astictopterus stellata stellata ; [AfrL]; [BK: 411, pl. 60, f. 790]
A. s. mineni (Trimen, 1894)
Rhodesia, Moçambique Cyclopides mineni Trimen, 1894; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1894 : 72, pl. 6, f. 16
Astictopterus stellata mineni ; [AfrL]
A. s. amania Evans, 1947
Astictopterus stellata amania ; [AfrL]

Astictopterus tura Evans, 1951
Astictopterus tura Evans, 1951; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (12) 4: ?1271
Astictopterus tura ; [AfrL]

The "Asian" species-group

Astictopterus jama C. & R. Felder, 1860
Kumaon - Assam, Burma, Coorg, Sumatra, Malaya. See [About maps] Forest Hopper
Astictopterus jama C. & R. Felder, 1860; Wien. ent. Monats. 4 (12) : 401, TL: Malaysia [?Malacca]
Astictopterus jama jama, Butterflies in Indo-China [Yutaka Inayoshi]
Astictopterus jama ; [BIR, 491]; [BOW: pl. 185, f. 9]; [MRS, 721]

Larva on Miscanthus sinensis [MRS]

Thailand, Langkawi, Malaysia, Tioman, Aur, Singapore, Sumatra, Java Coon
Tagiades pulligo Mabille, 1876; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. (5) 6 : xxvi, TL: Java
Tagiades pulligo Mabille, 1876; Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (5) 6 (2) : 272
Isoteinon melania Plötz, 1885; Berl. ent. Z. 29 (2) : 230, TL: Malaysia
Psolos pulligo ; Staudinger, 1889, Dt. ent. Z. Iris 2 (1) : 147
Sancus pulligo ; [BIR, 491]
Astictopterus jama jama ; [BMP: 351, pl. 54, f. 38-39]
A. j. chinensis (Leech, 1890)
Cyclopides chinensis Leech, 1890; Entomologist 23 : 48, TL: Ichang; Chang Yang
Astictopterus jama chinensis ; [MRS, 721]
A. j. olivascens Moore, 1878
Sikkim - Burma, Andamans, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Hainan, S.China, Yunnan Astictopterus olivascens Moore, 1878; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878 (3) : 692, TL: Salween, Burma; Darjeeling
Cyclopides henrici Holland, 1887; Trans. Amer. Ent. Soc. 14 : 124, pl. 2, f. 5, TL: Hainan
Astictopterus kada Swinhoe, 1893; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1893 (3) : 328, TL: Assam
Astictopterus olivascens permagnus Fruhstorfer, 1910; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 24 (5): 89, TL: Tonkin, Man-Son, ca. 4000'
Astictopterus henrici tonkinianus Fruhstorfer, 1910; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 24 (5): 90, TL: Mt. Manson, S.Annam
Astictopterus quadripunctatus Swinhoe, 1915; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (8) 16 (93) : 177, TL: Assam, Khasia Hills
Astictopterus jama olivascens, Butterflies in Indo-China [Yutaka Inayoshi]
Astictopterus henrici ; [BOW: pl. 207, f. 12]
Astictopterus olivascens ; [BOW: pl. 207, f. 13]
Astictopterus jama olivascens ; Inoue & Kawazoe, 1966, Tyô to Ga 16 (3/4) : 84, f. 65-68; [MRS, 721]

Astictopterus fujiananus Chou & Huang, 1994²


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References:
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[AfrL]
Mark C. Williams; Checklist of Afrotropical Papilionoidea and Hesperoidea; Compiled by Mark C. Williams, 7th ed. (2008) (April 2007); Afrototropical Butterflies; e-mail: Mark C. Williams
[BIR]
Wynter-Blyth, 1957; Butterflies of the Indian Region; (1982 Reprint)
[BK]
Larsen, 1996; The Butterflies of Kenya and their natural history
[BMP]
Eliot (Ed.), Corbet & Pendlebury, 1992; The Butterflies of The Malay Peninsula; 4th edition; ISBN 983-9681-05-2
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X
[CiNii]
http://ci.nii.ac.jp/
[LAMAS-2005]
Gerardo Lamas; Entomofauna 26 (6): 57-100; A Bibliography of the Zoological Publications of Hans Fruhstorfer (1886* - 1922+)
[MRS]
Chou Io (Ed.); Monographia Rhopalocerum Sinensium, 1-2
[NHM]
Natural History Museum; The Global Lepidoptera Names Index
[PBSA]
Dickson, C.G.C (ed.), Kroon, D.M.; Pennington's Butterflies of Southern Africa; AD. DONKER 1978
[Yutaka Inayoshi]
A Check List of Butterflies in Indo-China; Chiefly from THAILAND, LAOS & VIETNAM
[²]
This may require parentheses or not. I don't have the necessary information for this taxon.


Some related literature:
Butler, 1895
On collections of Lepidoptera from British Central Africa and Lake Tanganyika Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 (2) : 250-270, pl. 15-16
Evans, 1951
Revisional notes on African Hesperiidae Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (12) 4: 1268-1272
C. & R. Felder, 1860
Lepidoptera nova in paeninsula Malayica collecta diagnosibus instructa Wien. ent. Monats. 4 (12) : 394-402
Fruhstorfer, 1910
Neue Hesperiden des Indo-Malayischen Faunengebietes und Besprechung verwandter Formen Dt. ent. Z. Iris 24 (3): 58 (1 March), (4): 59-74 (1 April), (5): 75-104 (1 May)
Holland, 1887
Notes upon small collection of Rhopalocera made by Rev. B. C. Henry in the Island of Hainan, together with descriptions of some apparently new species Trans. Amer. Ent. Soc. 14 : 111-124
Holland, 1920
Lepidoptera of the Congo. Being a Systematic List of the Butterflies and Moths Collected by the American Museum of Natural History Congo Expedition Together with Descriptions of Some Hitherto Undescribed Species Bull. Am. Mus. nat. Hist. 43 (6) : 109-369, pl. 6-14
Inoue & Kawazoe, 1966
Hesperiid butterflies from South Vietnam (3) Tyô to Ga 16 (3/4) : 84-103
Leech, 1890
New species of Lepidoptera from China Entomologist 23 : 26-50, 81-83, : 109-114, : 187-192, pl. 1
Mabille, 1876
[Hespérides] Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. (5) 6 : ix-xi,[9-11], : xxv-xxvii,[25-27], : liv-lvii,[54-57], : clii-cliii,[152-153], : cxcvii-ccii
Mabille, 1876
Sur la Classification des Hespériens, avec la description de plusieurs espèces nouvelles Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (5) 6 (2) : 251-274
Mabille, 1891
Description d'Hespérides nouvelles Bull. Soc. Ent. Belg. 35 (16): lix-lxxxviii,[59-88], (17): cvi-cxxi,[106-121], (18): clxviii-clxxxvii,[168-187]
Moore, 1878
Descriptions of new Asiatic Hesperidae Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1878 (3) : 686-695, pl. 45
Moore, [1881]
The Lepidoptera of Ceylon Lepid. Ceylon 1 (1): 1-40, pl. 1-18 (Dec 1880), (2): 41-80, pl. 19-36 (Jan 1881), (3): 81-136, pl. 37-54 (Jun 1881), (4): 137-190, pl. 55-71 (Dec 1881)
Plötz, 1879
Verzeichniss de vom verstobenen Prof. Dr. R. Bucholtz in West-Africa -- beim Meerbusen von Guinea -- gesammelten Hesperien Stettin Ent. Ztg 40 (7-9) : 353-364
Plötz, 1885
Neue Hesperiden des indischen Archipels und Ost-Africa's aus der Collection des Herrn H. Ribbe in Blasewitz-Dresden, gesammelt von den Herren: C. Ribbe auf Celebes, Java un den Aru-Inseln, Künstler auf Malacca (Perak); Kühn auf West-Guinea (Jekar); Menger auf Ceylon Berl. ent. Z. 29 (2) : 225-232
Semper, 1892
Die Schmetterlinge der Philippinischen Inseln. Reisen im Archipel der Philippinen Reisen Philipp. (1): 1-46, pl. 1-8, A (1886), (2): 47-86, pl. 9-16 (1887), (3): 87-134, pl. 17-24 (1888), (4): 135-174, pl. 25-32 (1889), (5): 175-238, pl. 33-38, B (1890), (6): 239-270, pl. 39-46 (1891), (7): 271-380, pl. 47-49 [iv] (1892)
Staudinger, 1889
Lepidoptera der Insel Palawan Dt. ent. Z. Iris 2 (1) : 3-180, pl. 1-2
Swinhoe, 1893
A List of the Lepidoptera of the Khasi Hills. Part I Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1893 (3) : 267-330
Swinhoe, 1915
New Species of Indo-Malayan Lepidoptera Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (8) 16 (93) : 170-186
Trimen, 1864
Descriptions of some New Species of Butterflies found in Southern Africa Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. (3) 2 : 175-180
Trimen, 1894
On a collection of Butterflies made in Manica, Tropical Sout-east Africa, by Mr. F. C. Selous, in the year 1892 Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1894 : 14-78, pl. 4-6
Watson, 1893
A proposed classification of the Hesperiidae, with a revision of the genera Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 (1) : 3-133, pl. 1-3


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