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Gretna Evans, 1937
Gretna Evans, 1937; Cat. African Hesp. Brit. Mus. : 7, 149, TS: Hesperia cylinda Hewitson
Gretna (Hesperiinae) ; [BK, 427]; [AfrL]

Gretna balenge (Holland, 1891)
Sierra Leone. See [About maps] Gretna balenge ; [AfrL]; [BOW: pl. 129, f. 27]
Gretna balenge balenge ; [AfrL]
G. b. zowa Lindsey & Miller, 1965
Ivory Coast, ... Gretna balenge zowa Lindsey & Miller, 1965; Mem. Amer. ent. Soc. 19 : 119
Gretna balenge zowa ; [AfrL]

Gretna bugoma Evans, 1947
Gretna bugoma ; [AfrL]

Gretna carmen Evans, 1937
-. See [About maps] Gretna carmen ; [AfrL]

Larva on Raphia, Borassus, Cocos [BK]

Cameroun, Zaire Gretna carmen carmen ; [AfrL]
G. c. capra Evans, 1937
Kenya carmen capra Evans, 1937; , TL: Rabai-Mombasa, Kenya
Gretna carmen capra ; [BK: 427, pl. 62, f. 841]; [AfrL]

Gretna cylinda (Hewitson, 1876)
Ghana, Togo, Angola. See [About maps] Hesperia cylinda Hewitson, 1876; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (4) 18 (108) : 449
Gretna cylinda ; [BOW: pl. 129, f. 26]; [AfrL]

Gretna lacida (Hewitson, 1876)
Gabon. See [About maps] Gretna lacida ; [BOW: pl. 129, f. 26 (text)]; [AfrL]

Gretna leakeyi Collins & Larsen, 1995
Gretna leakeyi ; [AfrL]

Gretna waga (Plötz, 1886)
Ghana - Nigeria. See [About maps] Gretna waga ; [BOW: pl. 129, f. 28]; [AfrL]

Gretna zaremba (Plötz, 1884)
Nigeria - Congo. See [About maps] Gretna zaremba ; [BOW: pl. 129, f. 26 (text)]; [AfrL]
Gretna zaremba zaremba ; [AfrL]
G. z. jacksoni Evans, 1937
Gretna zaremba jacksoni ; [AfrL]


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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
[BK]
Larsen, 1996; The Butterflies of Kenya and their natural history
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X


Some related literature:
Evans, 1937
A catalogue of the African Hesperiidae. British Museum Cat. African Hesp. Brit. Mus. : 1-212, pl. 1-30
Hewitson, 1876
Descriptions of twenty-five new Species of Hesperidae from his own Collection Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (4) 18 (108) : 449-457
Lindsey & Miller, 1965
Superfamily Hesperoidea. in Fox, The Butteflies of Liberia Mem. Amer. ent. Soc. 19 : 1-438


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