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Syrmoptera Karsch, 1895
Syrmoptera Karsch, 1895; Ent. Nachr. 21 (19/20): 308, TS: Syrmoptera melanomitra Karsch
Syrmoptera (Oxylidini) ; Eliot, 1973, Bull. Br. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 28 (6) : 433
Syrmoptera (Oxylidina) ; [AfrL]

Syrmoptera amasa (Hewitson, 1869)
Nigeria, Cameroun, Gabon. See [About maps] Myrina amasa Hewitson, 1869; Ill. diurn. Lep. Lycaenidae (4): (Suppl.) 4, pl. 4, f. 89-90, TL: Old Calabar
Syrmoptera amasa ; [BAFR, 474]; [AfrL]

Syrmoptera bonifacei Stempffer, 1961
Nigeria, Cameroun, Congo Republic. See [About maps] Syrmoptera bonifacei ; [BAFR, 475]; [AfrL]

Syrmoptera caritas Libert, 2004
Syrmoptera caritas ; [AfrL]

Syrmoptera homeyerii (Dewitz, 1879)
S.Zaire, C.Zaire, Angola. See [About maps] Syrmoptera homeyeri ; [BAFR, 475]
Syrmoptera homeyerii ; [AfrL]

Syrmoptera melanomitra Karsch, 1895
Cameroun, Gabon, Congo Republic, Zaire. See [About maps] Syrmoptera melanomitra Karsch, 1895; Ent. Nachr. 21 (19/20): 308
Oxylides melanomitra ; [EBW, (name)]
Syrmoptera melanomitra ; [BAFR, 475]; [AfrL]
Syrmoptera melanomitra melanomitra ; [AfrL]
S. m. nivea Joicey & Talbot, 1924
C.Zaire Syrmoptera nivea Joicey & Talbot, 1924; Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (3) : 544, TL: Belgian Congo
Syrmoptera nivea ♀ f. androgyna Joicey & Talbot, 1924; Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (3) : 545, TL: Belgian Congo
Syrmoptera nivea ; [BAFR, 475]
Syrmoptera melanomitra nivea ; [AfrL]

Syrmoptera mixtura (Hulstaert, 1924)
Syrmoptera mixtura ; [AfrL]

The ?? species-group

?Syrmoptera androgyna Joicey & Talbot, 1921
C.Zaire (Kasai). See [About maps] Syrmoptera androgyna ; [BAFR, 475 (text)]


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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
[EBW]
Smart, Paul, 1976; The Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Butterfly World; ISBN 0 600 31381 6
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Some related literature:
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
Hewitson, 1869
Illustrations of diurnal Lepidoptera. Lycaenidae Ill. diurn. Lep. Lycaenidae (1): 1-36,37*, pl. 1-16 (1863), (2): 37-76, pl. 17-30 (1865), (3): 77-114, pl. 31-46 (1867), (4): 115-136,14a-h, pl. 47-54,3a-c, (Suppl.) 1-16, pl. 1-5 (1869), (5): 137-150,151*, pl. 55-59, (Suppl.) pl. 6 (1873), (6): 151-184,185*, pl. 60-73 (1874), (7): 185-208,209*, pl. 74-83 (1877), (8): 209-228, pl. 84-85,88-92, (Suppl.) 17-47, pl. 1a-b,3a-b,4a,5a-b,7-8 (1878)
Joicey & Talbot, 1924
New forms of African Lepidoptera Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (3) : 539-564
Karsch, 1895
Aethiopische Rhopaloceren. I & II Ent. Nachr. 21 (18): 275-286, (19/20): 289-322


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