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Etesiolaus Stempffer & Bennett, 1959
Etesiolaus Stempffer & Bennett, 1959; Bull. I.F.A.N. (A) 21 (1): 319, TS: Iolaus catori Bethune-Baker
Etesiolaus (Iolaini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 437; [AfrL]

Etesiolaus catori (Bethune-Baker, 1904)
-. See [About maps] Cator's Sapphire
Iolaus catori Bethune-Baker, 1904; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 14 (81) : 233, TL: Sierra Leone
Argiolaus catori ; Riley, 1928, Novit. zool. 34 : 380
Etesiolaus catori ; [AfrL]
Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroun Argiolaus catori catori ; Riley, 1928, Novit. zool. 34 : 380, pl. 10, 11, f. 10
Etesiolaus catori catori ; [BAFR, 511 (text)]; [AfrL]
E. c. cottoni (Bethune-Baker, 1908)
E.Zaire, Uganda, W.Kenya, NE.Tanzania (Usambara Mts) Argiolaus catori cottoni ; Riley, 1928, Novit. zool. 34 : 380, pl. 10, 11, f. 11
Iolaus catori cottoni ; [BK: 197, pl. 18, f. 230]
Etesiolaus catori cottoni ; [BAFR, 511]; [AfrL]

Etesiolaus kyabobo (Larsen, 1996)
Etesiolaus kyabobo ; [AfrL]

Etesiolaus pinheyi Kielland, 1986
Etesiolaus pinheyi ; [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


Some related literature:
Bethune-Baker, 1904
On new Species of Rhopalocera from Sierra Leone Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 14 (81) : 222-233
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
Riley, 1928
Notes on Iolaus, Argiolaus and related genera, with descriptions of new species, subspecies and a new genus Novit. zool. 34 : 374-394, pl. 10-11
Stempffer & Bennett, 1959
Révision des genres appartenant au groupe des Iolaus (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) Bull. I.F.A.N. (A) 20 (4): 1243-1347 (1958), 21 (1): 227-325 (1959)


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