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Phasis Hübner, [1819]
Phasis Hübner, [1819]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (5): 73, TS: Papilio salmoneus Stoll
Pseudocapys Murray, 1935; S. Afr. Butts: 106, TS: Papilio thero Linnaeus
= ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 436
Phasis (Aphnaeini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 436; [AfrL]

Phasis thero (Linnaeus, 1764)
Cape. See [About maps] Hooked Copper
Papilio thero Linnaeus, 1764; Mus. Lud. Ulr.: 328
Papilio salmoneus Stoll, [1781]; in Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4 (29-31): 99, pl. 341, f. D, E
Phasis thero ; [EBW]; [BAFR, 486]; [AfrL]

Larva on Rhus sp., Melianthus major [PBSA]

Phasis thero thero ; [AfrL]
P. t. cedarbergae Dickson & Wykeham, 1974
Phasis thero cedarbergae Dickson & Wykeham, 1974; Ent. Rec. J. Var. 86 (7-8) : 177-180
Phasis thero cedarbergae ; [AfrL]

Phasis clavum Murray, 1935
Cape, Namaqualand. See [About maps] Phasis clavum Murray, 1935; S. Afr. Butts: 104
Phasis clavum ; [BAFR, 486]; [AfrL]

Larva on Rhus sp. [PBSA]

Phasis clavum clavum ; [AfrL]
P. c. erythema Quickelberge, 1980
Phasis clavum erythema ; [AfrL]

Phasis braueri Dickson, 1968
Cape. See [About maps] Phasis braueri Dickson, 1968; Ent. Rec. J. Var. 80 : 267, TL: Cape, Queenstown
Phasis braueri ; [BAFR, 486]; [AfrL]

Larva on Rhus spp., Rhus longisperma [PBSA]


Phasis pringlei Dickson, 1977
SW.Cape (Sutherland). See [About maps] Phasis pringlei Dickson, 1977; Ent. Rec. J. Var. 89 (12) : 317
Phasis pringlei ; [BAFR, 486]; [AfrL]


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References:
[About maps]
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[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
[EBW]
Smart, Paul, 1976; The Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Butterfly World; ISBN 0 600 31381 6
[HBN]
Francis Hemming, 1937; HÜBNER, A bibliographical and systematic account of the entomological works of Jacob Hübner and of the supplements thereto by Carl Geyer, Gottfried Franz von Frölich and Gottlieb August Wilhelm Herrich-Schäffer, Vol 1 & 2
[PBSA]
Dickson, C.G.C (ed.), Kroon, D.M.; Pennington's Butterflies of Southern Africa; AD. DONKER 1978


Some related literature:
Dickson, 1968
Some Observations on the Phasis thero (L.) group (Lepidoptera : Lycaenidae) with a description of a New Species Ent. Rec. J. Var. 80 : 267-270
Dickson, 1977
A New Species of the Phasis thero (L.) Group (Lepidotera: Lycaenidae) from the Roggeveld Escarpment Ent. Rec. J. Var. 89 (12) : 317-319
Dickson & Wykeham, 1974
A recently discovered race of the Cape lycaenid Phasis thero (L.) Ent. Rec. J. Var. 86 (7-8) : 177-180
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
Hübner, [1819]
Verzeichniss bekannter Schmettlinge, 1816-[1826] Verz. bek. Schmett. (1): [1-3], 4-16 (1816), (2): 17-32 (1819), (3): 33-48 (1819), (4): 49-64 (1819), (5): 65-80 (1819), (6): 81-96 (1819), (7): 97-112 (1819), (8): 113-128 (1819), (9): 129-144 (1819), (10): 145-160 (1819), (11): 161-176 (1819), (12): 177-192 (1820), (13): 193-208 (1820), (14): 209-224 (1821), (15): 225-240 (1821), (16): 241-256 (1821), (17): 257-272 (1823), (18): 273-288 (1823), (19): 289-304 (1823), (20): 305-320 (1825), (21): 321-336 (1825), (22): 337-352 (1825), (23-27): 353-431 ([1825])
Linnaeus, 1764
Museum S'ae R'ae M'tis Ludovicae Ulricae Reginae Svecorum, Gothorum, Vandalorumque Mus. Lud. Ulr.: vi + 720 + [2]
Murray, 1935
South African Butterflies: A Monograph of the Family Lycaenidae: 195pp S. Afr. Butts:
Stoll, [1781]
Uitlandsche Kapellen (Papillons exotiques) in Cramer, Uitl. Kapellen 4 (26b-28): 29-90, pl. 305-336 (1780), (29-31): 91-164, pl. 337-372 (1781), (32-32): 165-252, 1-29, pl. 373-400 (1782)


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