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Orachrysops Vári in Vári & Kroon, 1986
Orachrysops Vári, 1986; in Vári & Kroon, Lep. Soc. S. Afr. 1986: ix, TS: Lycaena niobe Trimen
Orachrysops (Polyommatini) ; [AfrL]

Orachrysops ariadne (Butler, 1898)
Natal. See [About maps] Catachrysops ariadne Butler, 1898; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1898 : 193, pl. 20, f. 3-4, TL: Natal
Neochrysops ariadne ; Bethune-Baker, [1923], Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1922 (3-4) : 283, pl. 15, f. 4, pl. 26, f. 4
Euchrysops ariadne ; [BAFR, 556]
Lepidochrysops ariadne ; [BOW: pl. 124, f. 2]
Orachrysops ariadne ; [AfrL]

Larva on Indigofera astraglina [PBSA]


Orachrysops brinkmani Heath, 1997
Orachrysops brinkmani ; [AfrL]

Orachrysops lacrimosa (Bethune-Baker, [1923])
Natal, Transvaal. See [About maps] Neochrysops lacrimosa Bethune-Baker, [1923]; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1922 (3-4) : 281, TL: Newcastle, Natal
Neochrysops lacrimosa var. major Bethune-Baker, [1923]; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1922 (3-4) : 282, TL: Newcastle, Natal
Euchrysops lacrimosa ; [BAFR, 556]
Lepidochrysops lacrimosa ; [BOW: pl. 124, f. 11]
Orachrysops lacrimosa ; [AfrL]

Larva on Indigofera sp. [PBSA]


Orachrysops mijburghi Henning & Henning, 1994
Orachrysops mijburghi ; [AfrL]

Orachrysops montanus Henning & Henning, 1994
Orachrysops montanus ; [AfrL]

Orachrysops nasutus Henning & Henning, 1994
Orachrysops nasutus ; [AfrL]
O. n. nasutus Henning & Henning, 1994
Orachrysops nasutus nasutus ; [AfrL]
O. n. remus Henning & Henning, 1994
Orachrysops nasutus remus ; [AfrL]

Orachrysops niobe (Trimen, 1862)
S.Cape (Knysna) - Natal, Lesotho. See [About maps] Lycaena niobe Trimen, 1862; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. (3) 1 (3) : 282, TL: Knysna, Cape
Neochrysops niobe ; Bethune-Baker, [1923], Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1922 (3-4) : 280, pl. 12, f. 1, pl. 15, f. 2, pl. 26, f. 2
Euchrysops niobe ; [BAFR, 556]
Lepidochrysops niobe ; [BOW: pl. 124, f. 11 (text only)]
Orachrysops niobe ; [AfrL]

Orachrysops regalis Henning & Henning, 1994
Orachrysops regalis ; [AfrL]

Orachrysops subravus Henning & Henning, 1994
Orachrysops subravus ; [AfrL]

Orachrysops violescens Henning & Henning, 1994
Orachrysops violescens ; [AfrL]

Orachrysops warreni Henning & Henning, 1994
Orachrysops warreni ; [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
[BAFR]
D'Abrera, 1980; Butterflies of the Afrotropical Region
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X
[PBSA]
Dickson, C.G.C (ed.), Kroon, D.M.; Pennington's Butterflies of Southern Africa; AD. DONKER 1978


Some related literature:
Bethune-Baker, [1923]
Monograph of the genus Catochrysops Boisd. Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1922 (3-4) : 275-366, pl. 12-32
Butler, 1898
On the Lepidopterous insects collected by G.A.K. Marshall in Natal and Mashonaland in 1895 and 1897 Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1898 : 186-201, pl. 20
Trimen, 1862
On some New Species of South African Butterflies Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. (3) 1 (3) : 279-291
Vári in Vári & Kroon, 1986
Southern African Lepidoptera Lep. Soc. S. Afr. 1986: 1-198


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