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Caprona Wallengren, 1857
Ragged Skippers
Caprona Wallengren, 1857; K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 2 (4) : 51, TS: Caprona pillaana Wallengren
Abaratha (Hesperiidae)Moore, [1881]; Lepid. Ceylon 1 (4): 181, TS: Pterygospidea ransonnetii Felder
Stethotrix Mabille, 1889; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1889 : clxxxiv [184], TS: Stethotrix heterogyna Mabille
Caprona (Pyrginae) ; [BK, 400]; [AfrL]; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 64

Caprona pillaana Wallengren, 1857
South Africa, Rhodesia, Botswana, Moçambique - E.Africa, Ethiopia, SW.Arabia. See [About maps] Caprona pillaana Wallengren, 1857; K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 2 (4) : 51
Stethotrix heterogyna Mabille, 1889; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1889 : clxxxiv [184]
Caprona pillaana ; [BOW: pl. 128, f. 41]; [BK: 400, pl. 58, f. 756]; [AfrL]

Larva on Dombeya rotundifolia [PBSA], Grewia [BK]


Caprona cassualalla Bethune-Baker, 1911
South West Africa. See [About maps] Caprona cassualalla Bethune-Baker, 1911; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8) 8 (46) : 506
Caprona cassualalla ; [AfrL]

Larva on Grewia sp., G. teste? [PBSA]


Caprona adelica Karsch, 1892
W.Africa - Uganda, NW.Kenya, S.Sudan. See [About maps] Western Ragged Skipper
Caprona adelica ; [AfrL]
Caprona adelica adelica ; [BK: 400, pl. 58, f. 757]

 

Caprona agama (Moore, [1858])
-. See [About maps] Pyrgus agama Moore, [1858]; in Horsfield & Moore, Cat. lep. Ins. Mus. East India Coy 1 : 249, pl. 7, f. 1, 1a, TL: Java
Caprona agama agama, Butterflies in Indo-China [Yutaka Inayoshi]
Caprona agama ; [MRS, 707]; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 64

Larva on Microcos, Laportea Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 64

S.India - Burma, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, S.China, Java, Sulawesi Pterygospidea erosula C. & R. Felder, [1867]; Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (3): 529, pl. 73, f. 3, TL: Celebes
Pterygospidea syrichthus C. & R. Felder, [1867]; Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (3): 530, pl. 72, f. 22-23, TL: Java
Tagiades danae Plötz, 1884; Jb. nassau. Ver. Naturk. 37 (1884) : 43
Abaratha saraya Doherty, 1886; J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 55 Pt.II (2) : 138, TL: Kumaon, India
Abaratha siamica Swinhoe, 1907; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 20 (119) : 432, TL: Shan States, Siam
Caprona syrichthus pelias Fruhstorfer, 1909; Ent. Zs. 23 (31): 139, TL: Tonkin, Than-Moi
Caprona syrichthus pelias Fruhstorfer, 1909; Ent. Zs. 23 (39): 173, TL: Tonkin, Chiem-Hoa; Than-Moi
Caprona erosula(?) pelligera Fruhstorfer, 1909; Ent. Zs. 23 (39): 173, TL: S.Celebes, "Pik von Bonthain"
Caprona mettasuta Fruhstorfer, 1909; Ent. Zs. 22 (42) : 173
Caprona erosula ; [BOW: pl. 185, f. 22]
Caprona syrichthus ; [BOW: pl. 185, f. 24]
Caprona agama agama ; Inoue & Kawazoe, 1965, Tyô to Ga 15 (4) : 93, f. 51-54; Vane-Wright & de Jong, 2003, Zool. Verh. Leiden 343: 64

Caprona alida (de Nicéville, 1891)
Burma, Siam, S.Vietnam. See [About maps] Abaratha alida de Nicéville, 1891; J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 6 (3) : 394, pl. G, f. 40, TL: Tilin Yaw, N.Burma
?Abaratha alida f. mettasuta Fruhstorfer, 1910; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 24 (5): 89
Caprona alida alida, Butterflies in Indo-China [Yutaka Inayoshi]
Caprona alida ; [BOW: pl. 185, f. 24 (text)]
Burma, Thailand, Laos, N.Vietnam, Hainan, S.China Caprona elwesii Watson, 1897; J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 10 (4) : 674, TL: Bernardmyo
Abaratha parvopunctata Mabille & Boullet, 1917; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1917 (4): 101, TL: Cochin-China
Caprona alida alida ; Inoue & Kawazoe, 1965, Tyô to Ga 15 (4) : 94, f. 55-56

Caprona ransonnetii (Felder, 1868)
S.India - Igatpuri, Kalka, Assam, Burma, Ceylon. See [About maps] Golden Angle
Pterygospidea ransonnetii Felder, 1868; Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 18 (1-2) : 284
Pterygospidea potiphera Hewitson, 1873; Ill. exot. Butts [5] (Pterygospidea): [118], pl. [59], f. 7, TL: Neilgherries
= ; [NHM]
Abaratha ransonneti ; Moore, [1881], Lepid. Ceylon 1 (4): 182, pl. [67] 97, f. 1
Caprona ransonnetti[sic?] ; [BIR, 465]
Caprona ransonnetti[sic] ; [BOW: pl. 185, f. 23]


Unknown or unplaced taxa

Abaratha taylorii de Nicéville, [1884]; J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 52 Pt.II (2/4) : 88, pl. 10, f. 13 ♂, TL: Khurda, Orissa


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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
[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


Some related literature:
Bethune-Baker, 1911
Descriptions of new Species of Lepidoptera from Tropical Africa Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (8) 8 (46) : 506-542
de Nicéville, [1884]
On new and little known Rhopalocera from the Indian Region J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 52 Pt.II (2/4) : 65-91, pl. 1, 9-10
de Nicéville, 1891
On new and little-known butterflies from the Indo-Malayan region J. Bombay Nat. Hist. Soc. 6 (3) : 341-398, pl. F-G
Doherty, 1886
A list of Butterflies taken in Kumaon J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal 55 Pt.II (2) : 103-140
Felder, 1868
Diagnose neuer von E. Baron v. Ransonnet in Vorder-Indien gesammelter Lepidopteren Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 18 (1-2) : 281-286
C. & R. Felder, [1867]
Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Behilfen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Band 2. Abtheilung 2. Lepidoptera. Rhopalocera Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (1): 1-136, pl. 1-21 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, [1865]), (2): 137-378, pl. 22-47 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, 1865), (3): 379-536, pl. 48-74 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, 1867), (4): 537-548, pl. 75-120, (Inhalts-Verz.) 1-9 (pl. 1-74), (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874) , (5): pl. 121-140, (erklärung) 1-10 (pl. 75-107), (Inhalts-Verz.) 1-20 (pl. 108-140), (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)
Fruhstorfer, 1909
Lepidopterologisches Pęle-Męle. XIII. Illustrationen interessanter Tagfalter Ent. Zs. 22 (42) : 172-175, f. 1-10 (16 January)
Fruhstorfer, 1909
Neue Hesperiden Ent. Zs. 23 (30): 135-136 (23 October), (31): 138-139 (30 October), (39): 171-174 (25 December)
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)
Hewitson, 1873
Illustrations of new species of exotic Butterflies selected chiefly from the collections of W. Wilson Saunders and William C. Hewitson Ill. exot. Butts [5] : (Systematic Index) V, (Anteros): [1-2], pl. [1] (1867), (Erycina & Necyria): [3-4], pl. [2] (1870), (Erycina Symmachia &c): [5-6], pl. [3] (1875), (Necyria & Esthemopsis): [7-8], pl. [4] (1872), (Calydna): [9-10], pl. [5] (1854), (Calydna II): [11-12], pl. [6] (1859), (Theope): [13-14], pl. [7] (1860), (Symmachia): [15-16], pl. [8] (1867), (Symmachia & Charis II): [17-18], pl. [9] (1871), (Charis): [19-20], pl. [10] (1866), (Emesis): [21-22], pl. [11] (1872), (Nymphidium I): [23-24], pl. [12] (1853), (Nymphidium II-III): [25-28], pl. [13-14] (1865), (Nymphidium IV): [29-30], pl. [15] (1871), (Lemonias I): [31-32], pl. [16] (1853), (Lemonias II): [33-34], pl. [17] (1858), (Lemonias III-IV): [35-38], pl. [18-19] (1863), (Lemonias V): [39-40], pl. [20] (1872), (Lemonias & Baeotis): [41-42], pl. [21] (1875), (Lemonias & Baeotis): [43-44], pl. [22] (1874), (Pachythone & Cremna): [45-46], pl. [23] (1873), (Hades, Uraneis, &c): [47-48], pl. [24] (1870), (Limnas I-II): [49-52], pl. [25-26] (1853), (Limnas & Panara): [53-54], pl. [27] (1875), (Limnas &c): [55-56], pl. [28] (1876), (Limnas & Ithomeis): [57-58], pl. [29] (1870), (Chamaelimnas & Ithomiola): [59-60], pl. [30] (1871), (Hermathena &c): [61-62], pl. [31] (1875), (Ogyris): [63-64], pl. [32] (1853), (Pentila & Liptena): [65-66], pl. [33] (1866), (Pentila & Liptena II): [67-68], pl. [34] (1873), (Lycaena): [69-70], pl. [35] (1876), (Pyrrhopyga I-II): [71-74], pl. [36-37] (1857), (Pyrrhopyga): [75-76], pl. [38] (1869), (Pyrrhopyga II-III): [77-80], pl. [39-40] (1871), (Pyrrhopyga IV): [81-82], pl. [41] (1873), (Pyrrhopyga V & Erycides): [83-84], pl. [42] (1875), (Ismene I-II): [85-88], pl. [43-44] (1867), (Eudamus): [89-90], pl. [45] (1873), (Eudamus II-III): [91-94], pl. [46-47] (1875), (Chaetocneme): [95-96], pl. [48] (1874), (Hesperia I-II): [97-100], pl. [49-50] (1867), (Hesperia III): [101-102], pl. [51] (1868), (Hesperia IV): [103-104], pl. [52] (1869), (Hesperia V): [105-106], pl. [53] (1872), (Hesperia V*-VI): [107-110], pl. [54-55] (1873), (Hesperia VII): [111-112], pl. [56] (1876), (Leucochitonea): [113-114], pl. [57] (1869), (Leucochitonea II): [115-116], pl. [58] (1875), (Pterygospidea): [117-118], pl. [59] (1873), (Cyclopides): [119-120], pl. [60] (1874), (Cyclopides & Hesperilla): [121-122], pl. [61] (1874)
Inoue & Kawazoe, 1965
Hesperiid butterflies from South Vietnam (2) Tyô to Ga 15 (4) : 84-105
Mabille, 1889
[no title] Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1889 : ix-x,[9-10], : lxxxiv-lxxxv,[84-85], : xcix-c,[99-100], : cxlix-cl,[149-150], : clv-clvi,[155-156], : clxvii-clxix,[167-169], : clxxxiii-clxxxiv,[183-184]
Mabille & Boullet, 1917
Description d'Hespérides nouveaux Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1917 (1): 54-60, (4): 97-101
Moore, [1858]
A Catalogue of the Lepidopterous Insects in the Museum of the Hon. East-India Company in Horsfield & Moore, Cat. lep. Ins. Mus. East India Coy 1: : 1-278, pl. 1-12,1a,2a,3a,4a,5a,6a
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, 1884
Die Hesperiinen-Gruppe der Achlyoden Jb. nassau. Ver. Naturk. 37 (1884) : 1-55
Swinhoe, 1907
New Species of African and Indo-Malayan Hesperiidae Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 20 (119) : 430-436
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
Wallengren, 1857
Kafferlandets Dag-fjärilar, insamlade ĺren 1838-1845 af J. A. Wahlberg / Lepidoptera Rhopalocera in Terra Caffrorum annis 1838-1845 collecta a J. A. Wahlberg K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 2 (4) : 1-55
Watson, 1897
Notes on a collection of butterflies from the north Chin Hills and upper Chindwin District, Burma J. Bombay nat. Hist. Soc. 10 (4) : 634-687, pl. A.


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