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Parosmodes Holland, 1896
Parosmodes Holland, 1896; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1896 (1) : 45, TS: Pamphila morantii Trimen
Parosmodes (Hesperiinae) ; [BK, 419]; [AfrL]

Parosmodes morantii (Trimen, 1873)
Natal, Swaziland, Moçambique, Botswana, Rhodesia. See [About maps] Morant's Skipper
Pamphila morantii Trimen, 1873; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1873 (2) : 122, TL: Natal
Pamphila ranoha Westwood, 1881; in Oates, Matabeland : 353
Pamphila icteritia Mabille, 1891; Bull. Soc. Ent. Belg. 35 (18): 180
Parosmodes morantii ; [BOW: pl. 130, f. 3]; [BK: 419, pl. 61, f. 819]; [AfrL]

Larva on Combretum queinzii, Bridelia micrantha [PBSA], Combretum, Quisqualis, Terminalis, Bridelia [BK]

Parosmodes morantii morantii ; [BK, 420]; [AfrL]
P. m. axis Evans, 1937
W.Kenya - Ghana Parosmodes morantii axis Evans, 1937; Cat. African Hesp. Brit. Mus. : 114
Parosmodes morantii axis ; [BK, 420]; [AfrL]

Parosmodes lentiginosa (Holland, 1896)
Kedestes lentiginosa Holland, 1896; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1896 (1) : 56
Parosmodes lentiginosa ; [AfrL]

Parosmodes onza Evans, 1955
Parosmodes onza Evans, 1955; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (12) 8 : 884
Parosmodes onza ; [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
[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


Some related literature:
Evans, 1937
A catalogue of the African Hesperiidae. British Museum Cat. African Hesp. Brit. Mus. : 1-212, pl. 1-30
Evans, 1955
Revisional notes on African Hesperiidae Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (12) 8 : 881-885
Holland, 1896
A Preliminary Revision and Synonymic Catalogue of the Hesperiidae of Africa and the adjacent Islands, with Descriptions of some apparently new species Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1896 (1) : 2-107, pl. 1-5
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]
Trimen, 1873
On some new species of Butterflies discovered in Extra-Tropical Southern Africa Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1873 (2) : 101-124, pl. 1


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