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Potanthus Scudder, 1872
Darts
Potanthus Scudder, 1872; 4th Ann. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. (1871): 75, TS: Hesperia omaha Edwards
Padraona (Hesperiidae)Moore, [1881]; Lepid. Ceylon 1 (4): 170, TS: Pamphila maesa Moore
= ; [NHM]
Inessa de Nicéville, 1897; J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 66 Pt.II (3) : 570, TS: Inessa ilion de Nicéville
= ; [NHM]
Potanthus ; [BIR, 479]
Padraona ; Godman & Salvin, [1900], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 581; [BIR, 479]
Potanthus (Hesperiinae) ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 72


[sp-1v.jpg] 1059x1095 (~423Kb) underside Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, Ko Khram Island, Saikaew beach, a side of a road through shrubbery along coast, 15th February, 2006, Photo © Oleg Kosterin [sp-2va.jpg] 776x964 (~273Kb) underside Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, Ko Khram Island, Saikaew beach, a side of a road through shrubbery along coast, 3rd February, 2006, Photo © Oleg Kosterin [sp-2vb.jpg] 1070x868 (~347Kb) underside Thailand, Chon Buri Province, Pattaya, Ko Khram Island, Saikaew beach, a side of a road through shrubbery along coast, 3rd February, 2006, Photo © Oleg Kosterin

The exact identification of these species is still unknown, but tentatively assumed to belong into this group.



Potanthus pseudomaesa (Moore, [1881])
Himalayas (lower), India, Ceylon. See [About maps] Indian Dart
Padraona pseudomaesa Moore, [1881]; Lepid. Ceylon 1 (4): 170, TL: Ceylon
Potanthus pseudomaesa ; [BIR, 479]; [BOW: pl. 208, f. 27 (text)]
P. p. clio (Evans, 1932)
Yunnan pseudomaesa clio (Evans, 1932); , TL: Dharmsala
Potanthus pseudomaesa clio ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)

Potanthus dara (Kollar, [1844])
Himalayas, Indo-China, Malaysia. See [About maps] Hesperia dara Kollar, [1844]; in Hügel, Kaschmir und das Reich der Siek, 4: 455, TL: Himalaya
Pamphila maesa Moore, 1865; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1865 (2) : 509, pl. 30, f. 9
Padraona dara ; Rothschild, 1915, Novit. Zool. 22 (1): 143
Potanthus dara ; Dyar, 1903, Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 48 (miss.id.?); [BIR, 480]; [BOW: pl. 188, f. 27]

Potanthus palnia (Evans, 1914)
S.India (hills), Burma - Sumatra, S.China. See [About maps] Potanthus palnia ; [BIR, 480]; [MRS, 741]
China (Yunnan, Hainan, Guangxi, Fujian), SE.Tibet Potanthus palnia palnia ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)
P. p. afer (Evans, 1932)
Sumatra

Potanthus pallidus (Evans, 1932)
Ceylon, India, S.China - S.Thailand. See [About maps] Potanthus pallidus ; [MRS, 741]
Potanthus pallida ;

 

Potanthus rectifasciata (Elwes & Edwards, 1897)
Sikkim - Malay Peninsula, Yunnan. See [About maps] Telicota rectifasciata Elwes & Edwards, 1897; Trans. zool. Soc. Lond. 14 (4) : 254, pl. 21, 25
Potanthus rectifasciata menglana Lee, 1962
= ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)
Potanthus rectifasciatus ; [MRS, 741]; [BMP: 382, pl. 59, f. 11-12]
Potanthus rectifasciata ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)

Potanthus pamela (Evans, 1934)
Padraona pamela Evans, 1934; Entomologist 67 (8): 181
Potanthus pamela ; Eliot, 1959, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 7 (8) : 389; [BMP: 382,pl. 59, f. 13-14]

Potanthus trachala (Mabille, 1878)
India, Malaysia - S.China. See [About maps] Detached Dart
Pamphila trachala Mabille, 1878; Petites Nouvelles ent. 2 (198): 237, TL: Java
Potanthus trachalus ; [BOW: pl. 188, f. 30]; [MRS, 742]
P. t. tytleri (Evans, 1914)
Vietnam, N.Laos, Yunnan Plastingia tytleri Evans, 1914; J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 23 (2) : 303, no. 13, TL: Manipur
Potanthus trachala tytleri ; [BMP: 382, pl. 59, f. 15-17]; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)
P. t. phoebe (Evans, 1934)
China (Anhui, Jiangxi, Hunan, Sichuan, Fujian, Hainan) Potanthus phoebe ; [MRS, 742]
Potanthus trachala phoebe ; Huang, 2002, Atalanta 33 (1/2): 117 (note), f. 29 (gen.); Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)

Potanthus juno (Evans, 1932)
Assam - Malay Peninsula, Zhejiang. See [About maps] Padraona juno Evans, 1932; Indian Butterflies (edn. 2): 403, no. I.90.13
Potanthus juno ; [BMP: 381, pl. 59, f. 18-20]; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)

Potanthus wilemanni (Evans, 1934)
Formosa Padraona wilemanni Evans, 1934; Entomologist 67 (8): 184
Potanthus juno wilemanni ;

Potanthus purpura (Evans, 1932)
Java. See [About maps] Padraona purpura Evans, 1932; Indian Butterflies (edn. 2): 400, TL: Java

Potanthus omaha (Edwards, 1863)
Malaya, Sumatra, Borneo, Celebes, Burma. See [About maps] Hesperia omaha Edwards, 1863; Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 2 (1): 21
Potanthus omaha ; [BOW: pl. 188, f. 29]; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 72
Lesser Dart
Pamphila maesoides Butler, 1879; Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. (2) 1 (8) : 554, TL: Malacca
Potanthus omaha omaha ; [BMP: 381, pl. 59, f. 24-26]
Padraona maesoides ; Moore, [1881], Lepid. Ceylon 1 (4): 171, pl. 71, f. 5, 5a
P. o. nita (Evans, 1934)
Sulawesi omaha nita (Evans, 1934) (Padraona); Entomologist 67 (8): 183, TL: Celebes
Potanthus omaha nita ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 72
P. o. bione Evans, 1949
Mindanado

Potanthus confucius (C. & R. Felder, 1862)
Ceylon, S.India (hills), Nepal, Sikkim, Assam, Taiwan. See [About maps] Confucian Dart
Pamphila confucius C. & R. Felder, 1862; Wien. ent. Monats. 6 (1): 29, TL: Ning Po, China
Potanthus confucius ; [BIR, 480]; [MRS, 741]; Huang, 2002, Atalanta 33 (1/2): 117 (note), pl. II, f. 4, 12

Larva on Bambusa spp. [MRS]

China (Zhejiang, Fujian, Anhui, Hubei, Guangdong, Hunan) Potanthus confucius confucius ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)
P. c. angustatus (Matsumura)
Potanthus confucius angustatus ; [MRS: 741]
P. c. dushta (Fruhstorfer, 1911)
S.Laos, China (Hainan) Telicota tropica dushta Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 39, TL: Annam
Potanthus confucius dushta ; [BMP: 382, pl. 59, f. 27-29]; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)
P. c. yojana (Fruhstorfer, 1911)
Telicota yojana Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 40, TL: Lombok
P. c. diana (Evans, 1932)

Potanthus mara Evans, 1932
SC.Tibet Potantus mara mara ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)

Potanthus pava (Fruhstorfer, 1911)
Taiwan, India, Indo-China, Malay Peninsula. See [About maps] Telicota yojana pava Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 40, TL: Formosa, Chip-Chip
Potanthus pavus ; [MRS, 742]
Potanthus pava ; [BMP: 381, pl. 59, f. 39]; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 73
China (Fujian, Hubei) Potanthus pava pava ; Eliot, 1959, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 7 (8) : 389; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)
P. p. lesbia (Evans, 1934)
Philippines, Sulawesi pava lesbia (Evans, 1934) (Padraona); Entomologist 67 (8): 183, TL: Celebes
Potanthus pava lesbia ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 73

Potanthus lydia (Evans, 1934)
W.China - Malay Peninsula. See [About maps] Padraona lydia Evans, 1934; Entomologist 67 (8): 184
Potanthus lydius ; [MRS, 742]
Potanthus lydia ; [BMP]; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 38 (note)
P. l. fraseri (Evans, 1934)
Padraona fraseri Evans, 1934; Entomologist 67 (8): 184
Potanthus lydia fraseri ; [BMP: 382, pl. 59, f. 36-38]

Potanthus riefenstahli Huang, 2003
Yunnan. See [About maps] Potanthus riefenstahli Huang, 2003; Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 38, f. 54-55, pl. 3, f. 18, pl. 4, f. 1, TL: Lishadi, Nujian valley, NW.Yunnan

Potanthus motzui Hsu & Li, 1990
Taiwan Potanthus motzui ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 38 (note)

Potanthus mingo (Edwards, 1866)
Philippines, Java, Assam, Bura, Indochina. See [About maps] Hesperia mingo Edwards, 1866; Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 6 (4) : 207, TL: "W.Virginia"? [error, = Philippines]
Hesperia flavoguttata Plötz, 1883; Stett. ent. Ztg 44 (4-6): 231, TL: Manilla [error?]
Padraona flavoguttata ; Rothschild, 1915, Novit. Zool. 22 (3): 400
P. m. ajax (Evans, 1932)
Yunnan Padraona ajax Evans, 1932; Indian Butterflies (edn. 2): 404, no. 18
Potanthus mingo ajax ; [BMP: 381, pl. 59, f. 33-35]; Huang, 2002, Atalanta 33 (1/2): 117 (note), f. 27 (gen.); Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)
P. m. tanya (Fruhstorfer, 1911)
Java Telicota dara tanya Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 38, TL: Java
= ; [NHM]

Potanthus ganda (Fruhstorfer, 1911)
-. See [About maps] ganda (Fruhstorfer, 1911); Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 38
Telicota dara ganda Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 38, TL: Nias
Vietnam, China (Yunnan, Guangxi, Hainan) Potanthus tropica menglana Lee, 1962
= ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)
Potanthus ganda ganda ; [BMP: 382, pl. 59, f. 30-32]; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)

Potanthus chloe Eliot, 1960
Malaysia Potanthus chloe Eliot, 1960; Entomologist 93 (1171) : 244, TL: Malaysia, Perak, Maxwell's Hill
Potanthus chloe ; [BMP: 381, pl. 59, f. 21-23]

Potanthus diffusus Hsu, Tsukiyama & Chiba, 2005
Taiwan Potanthus diffusus Hsu, Tsukiyama & Chiba, 2005; Insect Syst. Evol. 36: 176, f. 1-10, TL: Taiwan, Hualian Co., Xiulin Qilai, ca. 1400m

Potanthus flava (Murray, 1875)
Amur - Japan, Thailand, Philippines, China (Jilin, Hebei, Shandong, Hunan, Fujian, Yunnan). See [About maps] Pamphila flava Murray, 1875; Ent. mon. Mag. 12 : 4, TL: Japan
japonica Mabille, 1883
Potanthus flava ; [BOW: pl. 208, f. 27]; [BRU, 131]
Potanthus flavus ; [MRS, 741]; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note), f. 57-58, pl. 4, f. 2-3

Larva on Iris [BRU, Fukuda et al, 1984]

P. f. alcon (Evans, 1932)
Padraona alcon Evans, 1932; Indian Butterflies (edn. 2): 403, no. 11
Potanthus flavus alcon ; [BMP: 381, pl. 59, f. 43]

Potanthus niobe (Evans, 1934)
Philippines. See [About maps] Padraona niobe Evans, 1934; Entomologist 67 (8): 182
Potanthus[?] flavus niobe ; Evans, 1949
P. n. hyugai de Jong & Treadaway, 1993
Luzon, Mindoro Potanthus niobe hyugai de Jong & Treadaway, 1993; Zool. Verh. 288 (1): (1-139)
Potanthus hyugai ;
Potanthus niobe hyugai ; Hsu, Tsukiyama & Chiba, 2005, Insect Syst. Evol. 36: 181 (note)

Potanthus hetaerus (Mabille, 1883)
Burma - Malaya, Philippines, Celebes. See [About maps] Pamphila hetaerus Mabille, 1883; Bull. Soc. Ent. Belg. 27 : LXXII
Potanthus serina hetaerus ; [BOW: pl. 188, f. 28]
Potanthus hetaerus ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 73
P. h. serina (Plötz, 1883)
Andamans, S.Burma, Philippines Hesperia serina Plötz, 1883; Stett. ent. Ztg 44 (4-6): 231
Telicota bambusae rasana Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 30, TL: Palawan
= Potanthus serina ; [NHM]
Telicota chariyawa Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 33, TL: E.Java
= Potanthus serina ; [NHM]
Telicota sravasta Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 34, TL: Nias
= Potanthus serina ; [NHM]
Potanthus hetaerus serina ; [BMP: 382, pl. 59, f. 40-42]
P. h. dina (Evans, 1934)
Sulawesi hetaerus dina (Evans, 1934) (Padraona); Entomologist 67 (8): 184, TL: Celebes
Potanthus hetaerus dina ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 73

 

Potanthus amor Evans, 1932
Timor, Sumba, Oinanaisa. See [About maps] Potanthus amor ; [NEN51]

Potanthus matzui Hsu, Li & Li, 1990
Taiwan Potanthus matzui ; [NEN51]

Potanthus nesta (Evans, 1934)
-. See [About maps]
Yunnan Potanthus nesta nesta ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)
P. n. omeia Lee, 1962
Sichuan Potanthus nesta omeia ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)

Potanthus parvus Johnson & Johnson, 1980

Potanthus sita (Evans, 1932)

Potanthus taqini Huang, 2001
SE.Tibet. See [About maps] Potanthus taqini Huang, 2001; Neue Entomologische Nachrichten, 51: 68, f. 6-7, pl. 1, f. 5, TL: Chayu, Chayu area Tibet, 2200m
Potanthus taqini ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)

Potanthus tibetana Huang, 2002
SE.Tibet, Yunnan. See [About maps] Potanthus tibetana Huang, 2002; Atalanta 33 (1/2): 119, pl. II, f. 6, 14, TL: Lower Chayu, Chayu County, SE.Tibet, China
Potanthus tibetana ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)

Potanthus upadhana (Fruhstorfer, 1911)
Java, Lombok. See [About maps] Telicota bambusae upadhana Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 30, TL: Lombok
Telicota rectifasciata cakka Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 34, TL: E.Java, Cakka
= ; [NHM]

Potanthus ilion (de Nicéville, 1897)
Lombok, ... Inessa ilion de Nicéville, 1897; J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 66 Pt.II (3) : 571, pl. 4, f. 33, TL: Lombok?
Potanthus ilion ;

Potanthus yani Huang, 2002
China (Anhui, Fujian). See [About maps] Potanthus yani Huang, 2002; Atalanta 33 (1/2): 116, pl. II, f. 3, 11, TL: Gu-niu-jiang Nature Reserve, Shitai, S.Anhui, China
Potanthus yani ; Huang, 2003, Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 40 (note)

Potanthus fettingi (Möschler, 1878)
Sumatra. See [About maps] Pamphila fettingi Möschler, 1878; Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 28 (Abh.) : 219
taxilus (Mabille, [1879])
= ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 73
?Telicota dara ahastina Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 37, TL: N.Borneo
= Potanthus taxilus ahastina ; [NHM]
?Telicota dara sapitana Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 38, TL: Lombok, Sapit
= Potanthus taxilus sapitana ; [NHM]
?ahrendti Plötz, 1883; Stett. ent. Ztg 44 (4-6): 231
Potanthus fettingi ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 73
P. f. nikaja (Fruhstorfer, 1911)
Sulawesi Telicota sunias nikaja Fruhstorfer, 1911; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (3): 39, TL: Celebes
Potanthus fettingi nikaja ; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 73

Potanthus miyashitai Fujioka & Tsukiyama, 1975
Potanthus miyashitai ; Tsukiyama, 1976, Gekkan Mushi 62: (23-31)


Unknown or unplaced taxa

Padraona ino Evans, 1932; Indian Butterflies (edn. 2): 402, no. I.90.10G

Hesperia tropica Plötz, 1883; [REFa]


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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.
[BCA]
electronic; BIOLOGIA CENTRALI-AMERICANA
[BIR]
Wynter-Blyth, 1957; Butterflies of the Indian Region; (1982 Reprint)
[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
[BRU]
Tuzov, Bogdanov, Devyatkin, Kaabak, Korolev, Murzin, Samodurov, Tarasov, 1997; Guide to the Butterflies of Russia and adjacent territories; Hesperiidae, Papilionidae, Pieridae, Satyridae; Volume 1
[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
[NBC]
Netherlands Centre for Biodiversity Naturalis; NBC naturalis
[NHM]
Natural History Museum; The Global Lepidoptera Names Index
[Oleg Kosterin]
Institue of Cytology & Genetics; Siberian Division of Russian Academy of Sciences; Novosibirsk; e-mail: Oleg Kosterin; http://pisum.bionet.nsc.ru/kosterin/


Some related literature:
Butler, 1879
The butterflies of Malacca Trans. linn. Soc. Lond. (2) 1 (8) : 533-568, pl. 68-69
de Nicéville, 1897
On new or little-known Butterflies from the Indo- and Austro-Malayan Regions J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 66 Pt.II (3) : 543-577, pl. 1-4
Dyar, 1903
A List of North American Lepidoptera and Key to the Literature of this Order of Insects Bull. U.S. nat. Mus. 52 : 1-723
Eliot, 1959
New or little known Butterflies from Malaya Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 7 (8) : 371-391, 7fgs., pl. 10
Eliot, 1960
A new species of Potanthus (Hesperiidae) and some other Butterflies from Malaya Entomologist 93 (1171) : 241-245, 2 figs
Edwards, 1863
Descriptions of certain species of Diurnal Lepidoptera, found within the limits of the United States and British America. (No. 1-3) Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 2 (1): 14-22, pl. 1, 11 (1863), (2): 78-82 (1863), (4): 501-507 (1864)
Edwards, 1866
Descriptions of certain species of Diurnal Lepidoptera found within the limits of the United States and British America. No. 5 Proc. ent. Soc. Philad. 6 (4) : 200-208
Elwes & Edwards, 1897
A Revision of the Oriental Hesperiidae Trans. zool. Soc. Lond. 14 (4) : 101-324, pl. 18-27
Evans, 1914
Notes on Indian Butterflies (continued) J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 23 (2) : 302-310
Evans, 1932
The Identification of Indian Butterflies (edn. 2) Indian Butterflies (edn. 2): x + 454pp, 9 figs, 32 pls
Evans, 1934
Indo-Australian Hesperiidae: Description of new Genera, Species and Subspecies Entomologist 67 (2): 33-36 (part 1), (3): 61-65 (part 2), (7): 141-151 (part 3), (8): 181-184 (part 4), (9): 206-209 (part 5), (10): 231-234 (part 6)
C. & R. Felder, 1862
Observationes de Lepidoteris nonullis Chinae centralis et Japoniae Wien. ent. Monats. 6 (1): 22-32, (2): 33-40
Fruhstorfer, 1911
Neue Hesperiden des Indo-Malayischen Faunengebietes und Besprechung verwandter Formen Dt. ent. Z. Iris 25 (2): 9-24 (1 February), (3): 25-40 (1 March), (4): 41-56 (1 April), (5): 57-72 (1 May), (6): 73-79, pl. 1 (1 June)
Godman & Salvin, [1900]
Biologia Centrali-Americana. Rhopalocera. (1887-1901) Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 1-782, 3: pl. 1-112
Hsu, Tsukiyama & Chiba, 2005
A new species of Potanthus from montane forests in Taiwan providing additional evidence of biotic relationship between the Philippines and the Asian continent (Lepidoptera, Hesperiidae; Hesperiinae) Insect Syst. Evol. 36: 173-182
Huang, 2001
Report of H. Huang's 2000 Expedition to SE. Tibet for Rhopalocera Neue Entomologische Nachrichten, 51: 65-152
Huang, 2002
Some new Butterflies from China - 2 Atalanta 33 (1/2): 109-122
Huang, 2003
A list of butterflies collected from Nujiang (Lou Tse Kiang) and Dulongiang, China with descriptions of new species, and revisional notes Neue Ent. Nachr. 55: 3-114
de Jong & Treadaway, 1993
The Hesperiidae (Lepidoptera) of the Philippines Zool. Verh. 288 (1): 1-125
Mabille, 1878
Descriptions de Lépidoptčres nouveaux de la famille des Hespérides Petites Nouvelles ent. 2 (197): 233-234, (198): 237-238
Mabille, 1883
Description d'hespériens Bull. Soc. Ent. Belg. 27 : li-lxxviii
Moore, 1865
List of diurnal Lepidoptera collected by Capt. A.M. Lang in the N. W. Himalayas Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1865 (2) : 486-509, pl. 30-31
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)
Murray, 1875
Notes on Japanese Rhopalocera, with description a new Species Ent. mon. Mag. 12 : 2-4
Möschler, 1878
Neue exotische Hesperidae Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 28 (Abh.) : 203-230
Plötz, 1883
Die Hesperiinen -- Gattung Hesperia Aut. und ihre Arten. (3) & (4) Stett. ent. Ztg 44 (1-3): 26-64, (4-6): 195-233
Rothschild, 1915
On the Lepidoptera in the Tring Museum sent by Mr. A. S. Meek from the Admiralty Islands, Dampier and Vulcan Islands Novit. Zool. 22 (2): 192-208, (3): 387-402
Rothschild, 1915
On Lepidoptera from the islands of Ceram (Seran), Buru, Bali, and Misol Novit. Zool. 22 (1): 105-144, (2): 209-227
Scudder, 1872
A systematic Revision of some of the American Butterflies; with brief notes on those known to occur in Essex County, Mass. 4th Ann. Rep. Peabody Acad. Sci. (1871): 24-83
Tsukiyama, 1976
On Potanthus miyashitai Gekkan Mushi 62: 23-31
Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003
The butterflies of Sulawesi: annotated checklist for a critical island faunda Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 3-268, pl. 1-16


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