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Xanthodisca Aurivillius, [1925]
Xanthodisca Aurivillius, [1925]; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 13 : 528, TS: Astictopterus vibius Hewitson
Xanthodisca (Hesperiinae) ; [BK, 418]; [AfrL]

Xanthodisca astrape (Holland, 1892)
Togo, Gaboon. See [About maps] Pardaleodes astrape Holland, 1892; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 10 (58) : 290, TL: Gaboon
Xanthodisca astrape ; [BOW: pl. 130, f. 59]; [AfrL]

Xanthodisca vibius (Hewitson, 1878)
Sierra Leone - Uganda, W.Kenya. See [About maps] Astictopterus vibius Hewitson, 1878; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 1 (4) : 343, TL: Gaboon
Xanthodisca vibius vibius ; [BK: 418, pl. 61, f. 816]
Xanthodisca vibius ; [BOW: pl. 130, f. 60]; [AfrL]

Larva on Amomum [BK]


Xanthodisca ariel (Mabille, 1878)
Madagascar. See [About maps] Pamphila ariel Mabille, 1878; Petites Nouvelles ent. 2 (210): 285, TL: Madagascar
Xanthodisca ariel ; [MadL]; [AfrL]

Xanthodisca rega (Mabille, 1890)
Xanthodisca rega ; [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
[BHL]
The; Biodiversity Heritage Library; and on; Internet Archive; Note: The linking to the content of Internet Archive is somewhat delicate -- notify me when links break!
[BK]
Larsen, 1996; The Butterflies of Kenya and their natural history
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X
[MadL]
Lees, D.C., Kremen, C. and Raharitsimba, H. 2003; in S.M. Goodman & J. P. Benstead (eds.), The Natural History of Madagascar; Classification, Diversity and Endemism of the Butterflies (Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea): A Revised Species Checklist: : pp. 762-793; University of Chicago Press. 1709 pp.


Some related literature:
Aurivillius, [1925]
Die Gross-Schmetteringe der Erde; 13 Band; Die Afrikanischen Tagfalter in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 13 : 1-613, pl. 1-80
Hewitson, 1878
Descriptions of twenty new Species of Hesperidae from his own Collection Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 1 (4) : 340-348
Holland, 1892
Descriptions of some new Species of African Lepidoptera Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 10 (58) : 284-294
Mabille, 1878
Diagnoses de Lépidoptères de Madagascar Petites Nouvelles ent. 2 (178): 157-158, (210): 285 (1878), (211): 289-290 (1879)


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