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Thermoniphas Karsch, 1895
Thermoniphas Karsch, 1895; Ent. Nachr. 21 (19/20): 298, 303, TS: Thermoniphas plurilimbata Karsch
Thermonophas ; auth., (missp.?)
Thermoniphas (Polyommatini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 449; [BK, 250]; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas plurilimbata Karsch, 1895
-. See [About maps] Thermoniphas plurilimbata Karsch, 1895; Ent. Nachr. 21 (19/20): 303
Thermoniphas plurilimbata ; [AfrL]
Congo Republic, Zaire, Uganda Thermoniphas plurilimbata plurilimbata ; [BAFR, 569]; [AfrL]
T. p. rutshurensis (Joicey & Talbot, 1921)
E.Zaire (Kivu), SW.Uganda (Kigezi), Rwanda?, Burundi? Oboronia rutshurensis Joicey & Talbot, 1921; Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (1) : 99, pl. 16, f. 96, TL: Rutshuru River, N.Kivu
Thermoniphas plurilimbata rutshurensis ; [BAFR, 569 (text)]; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas stempfferi Clench, 1961
Cameroun. See [About maps] Thermonophas[sic?] stempfferi Clench, 1961; Ann. Carnegie Mus. 36 (5): (49-62), TL: Batanga, Cameroun
Thermoniphas stempfferi ; [BAFR, 569 (text)]; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas fumosa Stempffer, 1952
Congo Republic, Gabon, Cameroun, S.Nigeria. See [About maps] Thermoniphas fumosa ; [BAFR, 569]; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas albocaerulea Stempffer, 1956
SW.Uganda (Kigezi). See [About maps] Thermoniphas albocaerulea ; [BAFR, 569]; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas leucocyanea Clench, 1961
Gabon, Cameroun. See [About maps] Thermonophas[sic?] leucocyanea Clench, 1961; Ann. Carnegie Mus. 36 (5): (49-62), TL: Lolodorf, Cameroun
Thermoniphas leucocyanea ; [BAFR, 569 (text)]; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas micylus (Cramer, 1780)
Sierra Leone - Nigeria. See [About maps] Papilio micylus Cramer, 1780
?Everes micylus ; [BOW: pl. 122, f. 2]
Thermoniphas micylus micylus ; [BAFR, 569]
Thermoniphas micylus ; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas colorata (Ungemach, 1932)
Moçambique, Malawi, E.Tanzania - E.Kenya, Ethiopia. See [About maps] colorata (Ungemach, 1932) (Everes); Mém. Soc. Sci. nat. phys. Maroc 32 : 97
Thermoniphas micylus colorata ; [BAFR, 570 (text)]; [BK: 250, pl. 26, f. 379]
Thermoniphas colorata ; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas distincta (Talbot, 1935)
Zambia, S.Zaire (Shaba), E.Zaire, W.Tanzania, Uganda. See [About maps] Thermoniphas distincta ; [BAFR, 570]; [BK: 250 (note)]; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas kigezi Stempffer, 1956
SW.Uganda (Kigezi), Cameroun. See [About maps] Thermoniphas kigezi ; [BAFR, 570]; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas alberici (Dufrane, 1945)
Nigeria, Cameroun, Congo Republic, Gabon, Zaire, Uganda. See [About maps] Thermoniphas alberici ; [BAFR, 570]; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas togara (Plötz, 1880)
-. See [About maps] Lycaena togara Plötz, 1880; Stettin ent. Ztg 41 (4-6): 202, TL: Bonjongo
?Everes togara ; [BOW: pl. 122, f. 3]
Thermoniphas togora[sic?] ; [BK: 250 (note)]
Thermoniphas togara ; [AfrL]
Cameroun, Congo Republic, Gabon, Zaire, Uganda Thermoniphas togara togara ; [BAFR, 570]; [AfrL]
T. t. bugalla Stempffer & Jackson, 1962
Lake Victoria (Sesse I.) Thermoniphas togara bugalla ; [BAFR, 570 (text)]; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas caerulea Stempffer, 1956
SW.Uganda (Kigezi). See [About maps] Thermoniphas caerulea ; [BAFR, 570]; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas bibundana (Grünberg, 1910)
Cameroun, Zaire. See [About maps] Thermoniphas bibundana ; [BAFR, 570]; [AfrL]

 

Thermoniphas fontainei Stempffer, 1956
Thermoniphas fontainei ; [AfrL]

Thermoniphas kamitugensis (Dufrane, 1945)
Thermoniphas kamitugensis ; [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
[BK]
Larsen, 1996; The Butterflies of Kenya and their natural history
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X


Some related literature:
Clench, 1961
Notes on the genus Thermoniphas (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) Ann. Carnegie Mus. 36 (5): 49-62, 2fgs, 1pl
Eliot, 1973
The higher classification of the Lycaenidae (Lepidoptera): a tentative Arrangement Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 373-505, 162fgs, pl. 1-6
Joicey & Talbot, 1921
New Lepidoptera Collected by Mr. T. A. Barns, in East Central Africa. New Forms of Rhopalocera Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (1) : 44-118, pl. 5-16
Karsch, 1895
Aethiopische Rhopaloceren. I & II Ent. Nachr. 21 (18): 275-286, (19/20): 289-322
Plötz, 1880
Verzeichniss der von Professor Dr. R. Bucholz in West-Africa gesammelten Schmetterlinge Stettin ent. Ztg 41 (1-3): 76-88, (4-6): 189-206, (7-9): 298-307
Ungemach, 1932
Contribution ŕ l'étude des Lépidoptčres d'Abyssinie (Pt. 1, Rhopalocčres) Mém. Soc. Sci. nat. phys. Maroc 32 : 1-122, 2pls


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