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Euxanthe Hübner, [1819]
Euxanthe Hübner, [1819]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (3): 39, TS: Papilio eurinome Cramer
Godartia Lucas, 1843; Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 11 (4) : 297, TS: Godartia madagascariensis Godart
Anthora Doubleday, 1844; List. lepid. Ins. Brit. Mus. 1 : 99, TS: Papilio eurinome Cramer
Hypomelaena Aurivillius, 1898; K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 31 (5) : 222, TS: Godartia trajanus Ward
Euxanthe, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Euxanthe (Euxanthini) ; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Subgenus Euxanthe Hübner, [1819]
Euxanthe Hübner, [1819]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (3): 39, TS: Papilio eurinome Cramer
Godartia Lucas, 1843; Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 11 (4) : 297, TS: Godartia madagascariensis Godart
Anthora Doubleday, 1844; List. lepid. Ins. Brit. Mus. 1 : 99, TS: Papilio eurinome Cramer
Euxanthe, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]

Euxanthe eurinome (Cramer, [1775])
-. See [About maps] Papilio eurinome Cramer, [1775]; Uitl. Kapellen 1 (1-7): 109, pl. 70, f. A
Euxanthe eurinome, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Euxanthe eurinome ; [BOW: pl. 103, f. 6]; [EBW]
Euxanthe (Euxanthe) eurinome ; [AfrL]

Larva on Blighia, Deinbollia, Phialodiscus [BK]

Sierra Leone - Nigeria, Fernando Póo, Cameroun Exuanthe eurinome eurinome
Exuanthe eurinome eurinome ; [BAFR, 405]
Euxanthe (Euxanthe) eurinome eurinome ; [AfrL]
E. e. ansellica (Butler, 1870)
Angola, E.Zaire, C.A.R., Uganda Godartia ansellica Butler, 1870; in Dunning, Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1870 (4) : 525
Euxanthe eurinome ansellica ; [BAFR, 405 (text)]; [BK, 303 (note)]
Euxanthe (Euxanthe) eurinome ansellica ; [AfrL]
E. e. celadon Le Cerf, 1923
Gabon Euxanthe eurinome celadon ; [BAFR, 405 (text)]
Euxanthe (Euxanthe) eurinome celadon ; [AfrL]
E. e. birbirica Ungemach, 1932
Ethiopia Euxanthe eurinome birbirica ; [BAFR, 405 (text)]; [BK, 303 (note)]
Euxanthe (Euxanthe) eurinome birbirica ; [AfrL]
?E. e. elgonae van Someren, 1975²
W.Kenya, N.Uganda Western Forest Queen
?Euxanthe eurinome elgonae ; [BAFR, 405 (text)]
Euxanthe eurinome elgonae ; [BK, 303, pl. 40]

Euxanthe crossleyi (Ward, 1871)
-. See [About maps] Crossley's Forest Queen
Godartia crossleyi Ward, 1871; Ent. mon. Mag. 8 : 36, TL: Cameroons
Euxanthe crossleyi intermedia Joicey & Talbot, 1921; Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (1) : 75, pl. 13, f. 36-37, TL: Ituri Forest
Euxanthe crossleyi, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Euxanthe (Euxanthe) crossleyi ; [AfrL]

Larva on Blighia, Deinbollia, Phialodiscus [BK]

Cameroun, Gabon, Congo Republic, C.A.R., W.Zaire, NW.Zambia Euxanthe crossleyi crossleyi ; [BAFR, 405 (text)]
Euxanthe (Euxanthe) crossleyi crossleyi ; [AfrL]
E. c. magnifica Rebel, 1914
E.Zaire, Uganda Euxanthe crossleyi magnifica ; [BAFR, 405]
Euxanthe (Euxanthe) crossleyi magnifica ; [AfrL]
E. c. claudiae Rousseau-Decelle, 1934
S.Zaire (Shaba) Euxanthe crossleyi claudiae ; [BAFR, 405 (text)]
Euxanthe (Euxanthe) crossleyi claudiae ; [AfrL]
E. c. ansorgei Rothschild, 1903
Euxanthis crossleyi ansorgei ; [BK, 304, pl. 40]
Euxanthe (Euxanthe) crossleyi ansorgei ; [AfrL]

Euxanthe wakefieldi (Ward, 1873)
Natal, E.Africa. See [About maps] Forest Queen
Godartia wakefieldi Ward, 1873; Ent. mon. Mag. 10 : 152, TL: E.Africa
Euxanthe wakefieldi, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Euxanthe wakefieldi ; Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1890, Rhop. Exot. [2] 1: (Euxanthe) 1, pl. 1, f. 1; [BOW: pl. 103, f. 5]; [EBW]; [BAFR, 405]; [BK, 304, pl. 40]
Euxanthe (Euxanthe) wakefieldi ; [AfrL]

Larva on Deinbollia oblongifolia [PBSA], Sapindus, Deinbollia, Blighia, Phialodiscus [BK]


Euxanthe madagascariensis (Lucas, 1843)
Madagascar. See [About maps] Godartia madagascariensis Lucas, 1843; Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 11 (4) : 299, pl. 12, Sect. 2, f. 1-3, TL: Madagascar
Euxanthe madagascariensis, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Euxanthe madagascariensis ; [EBW]; [BAFR, 406]; [MadL]
Euxanthe (Euxanthe) madagascariensis ; [AfrL]

Subgenus Hypomelaena Aurivillius, 1898
Hypomelaena Aurivillius, 1898; K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 31 (5) : 222, TS: Godartia trajanus Ward

Euxanthe trajanus (Ward, 1871)
-. See [About maps] Godartia trajanus Ward, 1871; Ent. mon. Mag. 8 : 36, TL: Cameroons
Euxanthe trajanus, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Euxanthe trajanus ; [BOW: pl. 103, f. 7]; [EBW]
Euxanthe (Hypomelaena) trajanus ; [AfrL]
Cameroun, C.A.R, N.Zaire Euxanthe trajanus trajanus ; [BAFR, 406 (text)]
Euxanthe (Hypomelaena) trajanus trajanus ; [AfrL]
E. t. vansomereni Poulton, 1929
Uganda Euxanthe trajanus vansomereni ; [BAFR, 406]
Euxanthe (Hypomelaena) trajanus vansomereni ; [AfrL]
Gabon, Congo Republic ?Euxanthe trajanus gabonicus ; [BAFR, 406 (text)]
E. t. antonius Rousseau-Decelle, 1938
S.Zaire Euxanthe trajanus antonius ; [BAFR, 406 (text)]
Euxanthe (Hypomelaena) trajanus antonius ; [AfrL]
?E. t. nigeriae van Someren²
S.Nigeria ?Euxanthe trajanus nigeriae ; [BAFR, 406 (text)]

Euxanthe tiberius Grose-Smith, 1889
-. See [About maps] Euxanthe tiberius Grose-Smith, 1889; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 3 (14) : 129, TL: Mombasa
Euxanthe tiberius, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Euxanthe tiberius ; Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1890, Rhop. Exot. [2] 1: (Euxanthe) 2, pl. 1, f. 2-4; [BOW: pl. 103, f. 7 (text only)]; [EBW]; [BK, 304, pl. 40]
Euxanthe (Hypomelaena) tiberius ; [AfrL]

Larva on Deinbollia, Phialodiscus [BK]

E.Kenya (Shimba Hills), coatal forest (E.Tanzania), Usambara Mts. Euxanthe tiberius tiberius ; [BAFR, 406]; [BK, 304 (note)]
Euxanthe (Hypomelaena) tiberius tiberius ; [AfrL]
E. t. meruensis van Someren, 1936
Mt. Kenya, Meru National Park Euxanthe tiberius meruensis ; [BAFR, 406 (text)]; [BK, 304 (note)]
Euxanthe (Hypomelaena) tiberius meruensis ; [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
[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
[MadL]
Lees, D.C., Kremen, C. and Raharitsimba, H. 2003; in S.M. Goodman & J. P. Benstead (eds.), The Natural History of Madagascar; Classification, Diversity and Endemism of the Butterflies (Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea): A Revised Species Checklist: : pp. 762-793; University of Chicago Press. 1709 pp.
[PBSA]
Dickson, C.G.C (ed.), Kroon, D.M.; Pennington's Butterflies of Southern Africa; AD. DONKER 1978
[Wahlberg]
Niklas Wahlberg; The NSG's voucher specimen database; Nymphalidae Systematics Group
[²]
This may require parentheses or not. I don't have the necessary information for this taxon.


Some related literature:
Aurivillius, 1898
Rhopalocera Aethiopica. Die tagfalter des Aethiopischen Faunegebietes K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 31 (5) : 1-561, pl. 1-6
Cramer, [1775]
Uitlandsche Kapellen (Papillons exotiques) Uitl. Kapellen 1 (1-7): 1-132, pl. 1-84 (1775), (8): 133-155, pl. 85-96 (1776)
Doubleday, 1844
List of the Specimens of Lepidopterous insects in The Collection of the British Museum List. lepid. Ins. Brit. Mus. 1 : 1-150
Butler in Dunning, 1870
Notes on a Collection of Insects sent by Mr. Ansell from South-West Africa Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1870 (4) : 521-532
Grose-Smith, 1889
Descriptions of twenty-four new Species of Butterflies captured by Mr. Last in the neighbourhood of Mombasa, East Coast of Africa, in the Collection of Mr. H. Grose Smith Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 3 (14) : 121-137
Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1890
Rhopalocera Exotica, being Illustrations of New, Rare, and Unfigured Species of Butterflies Rhop. Exot. [1] 1: (Ornithoptera) 1-2, pl. 1 (1887), [1] 2: (Ornithoptera) 3-4, pl. 2 (1892), [1] 3: (Ornithoptera) [5-6] 1-2, pl. 3 (1900), [1] 3: (Ornithoptera) 7-8, pl. 4 (1901), [1] 1: (Papilio) 1-2, pl. 1 (1887), [1] 1: (Papilio) 3-5,7-14, pl. 2-6 (1888), [1] 1: (Papilio) 15-20, pl. 7-9 (1890), [1] 1: (Papilio) 21-25, pl. 10-11 (1891), [1] 2: (Papilio) 27-31, pl. 12-13 (1893), [1] 2: (Papilio) 33-35, pl. 14 (1894), [1] 2: (Papilio) 37-38, pl. 15 (1895), [1] 2: (Papilio) 39-40, pl. 16 (1897), [1] 3: (Papilio) 41-46, pl. 17-19 (1899), [1] 3: (Papilio) 47-48, pl. 20 (1900), [1] 3: (Papilio) 49-50, pl. 21 (1901), [1] 3: (Papilio) 51-55, pl. 22-23 (1902), [1] 1: (Delias) 1-3, pl. 1 (1889), [1] 2: (Delias) 5-7, 9-11, pl. 2-3 (1893), [1] 2: (Delias) 12-18, pl. 4-5 (1895), [1] 2: (Delias) 20-22, pl. 6 (1896), [1] 3: (Delias) 24-26, pl. 7 (1897), [1] 3: (Delias) 28-35, pl. 8-9 (1901), [1] 3: (Delias) 36-38, pl. 10 (1902), [1] 1: (Pieridae) 1-3, pl. 1 (1888), [1] 2: (Pinacopteryx) 1-4, pl. 1 (1893), [1] 1: (Callosune) 1-3, pl. 1 (1889), [1] 3: (Huphina) 1-7, pl. 1-2 (1898), [1] 3: (Huphina) [8],9-10, pl. 3 (1899), [1] 1: (Elodina) 1-4, pl. 1 (1890), [1] 1: (Belenois) 1-4, pl. 1 (1892), [1] 2: (Belenois) 5-8, pl. 2 (1892), [1] 3: (Mylothris) 1-3, 5-7, pl. 1-2 (1900), [1] 1: (Ixias) 1-3, pl. 1 (1888), [1] 2: (Appias) 1-3, pl. 1 (1894), [1] 1: (Pierinae) 5-7, pl. 2 (1889), [1] 2: (Dismorphia) 1-4, pl. 1 (1896), [1] 2: (Dismorphia) 5-9, 11-15, pl. 2-3 (1897), [2] 1: (Asthipa) 1-3, pl. 1 (1890), [2] 2: (Asthipa) 5-6, pl. 2 (1896), [2] 2: (Ravadeba) 7, pl. 1 (1896), [2] 2: (Mycalesis) 1-4, pl. 1 (1895), [2] 2: (Mycalesis) 5-12, pl. 2-3 (1896), [2] 3: (Mycalesis) 13-18, pl. 4-5 (1902), [2] 3: (Libythea) 1-2, pl. 1 (1902), : (Ragadia-Argyronympha-Hypocysta) : 1-6, pl. [1] (1895), [2] 2: (Pedaliodes) 1-5, pl. 1 (1893), [2] 2: (Pedaliodes) 7-9, pl. 2 (1894), [2] 2: (Pedaliodes) 10-14, pl. 3 (1895), [2] 3: (Pedaliodes) 15-20, pl. 4-5, (Oxeoschistus) 1 (1900), [2] 3: (Pronophila) 1-2, pl. 1, (Oxeoschistus) 2-3, pl. 1 (1900), [2] 2: (Elymnias) 1-4, pl. 1 (1896), [2] 3: (Elymnias) 5-6, pl. 2, (Bruasa) 6-7, pl. 1 (1897), [2] 1: (Morpho) 1-2, pl. 1 (1890), [2] 3: (Morphotenaris-Hyantis) 1-3, pl. [1] (1898), [2] 2: (Tenaris) 1-3, 5-7, pl. 1-2 (1894), [2] 2: (Tenaris) 9-11, pl. 3 (1895), [2] 2: (Tenaris) 13-15, pl. 4 (1896), [2] 3: (Tenaris) 17-18, pl. 5 (1898), [2] 1: (Heliconius) 1-3, pl. 1 (1892), [2] 1: (Acraea) 1-6, pl. 1-2 (1889), [2] 1: (Acraea) 7-10, pl. 3 (1892), [2] 2: (Acraea) 11-14, pl. 4 (1892), [2] 2: (Acraea) 15-18, pl. 5 (1894), [2] 3: (Acraea) 19-29, pl. 6-8, (Planema) 29-30, pl. [1] (1901), [2] 1: (Cethosia) 1-2, pl. 1 (1889), [2] 3: (Cirrhochroa) 1, pl. [1], (Cupha) 2-4, pl. [1] (1898), [2] 2: (Terinos) 1-2, pl. 1 (1894), [2] 1: (Thaleropis) 1-3, pl. 1 (1891), [2] 2: (Doleschallia) 1-3,5-7, pl. 1-2 (1893), [2] 2: (Kallima) 1-3, pl. 1 (1892), [2] 1: (Hypolimnas) 1-2, pl. 1 (1891), [2] 3: (Hypolimnas) 3-4, pl. 2 (1897), [2] 3: (Hypolimnas) 5-6, pl. 3 (1898), [2] 1: (Euxanthe) 1-3, pl. 1 (1890), [2] 1: (Hestina) 1-3, pl. 1 (1891), [2] 1: (Cymothoe) 1-4, pl. 1 (1890), [2] 3: (Limenitis) 1-3, pl. 1 (1899), [2] 2: (Neptis) 1-4, pl. 1 (1895), [2] 3: (Neptis) 5-11, pl. 2-3 (1899), [2] 3: (Neptis) 13-17, pl. 4-5 (1900), [2] 1: (Euthalia-Tanaecia) 1-3, pl. 1 (1889), [2] 1: (Euthalia) 5-10, pl. 2-3 (1891), [2] 2: (Euthalia) 11-14, pl. 4 (1894), [2] 3: (Euthalia) 15, pl. 5, (Dichorragia) 16, pl. 1 (1898), [2] 1: (Apatura) 1-3, pl. 1 (1892), [2] 1: (Euphaedra) 1-2, pl. 1 (1889), [2] 1: (Euryphene) 1-3, pl. 1 (1889), [2] 1: (Charaxes) 1-2,[3-4] pl. 1-2 (1887), [2] 1: (Charaxes) [5], pl. 3 (1888), [2] 1: (Charaxes) 7-9, pl. 4 (1890), [2] 1: (Charaxes) 11-13, pl. 5 (1891), [2] 1: (Mynes) 1-2, pl. 1 (1888), [2] 2: (Mynes) 3-6, pl. 2 (1894), [2] 2: (Prothoe) 1-2, pl. 1 (1896), [3] 3: (Erycinidae) 1-10, pl. 1-2 (1902), [3] 2: (Dicallaneura-etc) 1-6, pl. 1 (1897), [3] 3: (Dicallaneura-etc) 7-11, pl. 2 (1901), [3] 1: (Lycaenidae) 1-4,[5-9] 1-5, pl. 1-2 (1887), [3] 1: (Lycaenidae) 11-17, 19-22, pl. 3-5 (1888), [3] 1: (Lycaenidae) 23-25, 27-29, 31-33, pl. 6-8 (1889), [3] 1: (Lycaenidae) 35-48, pl. 9-11 (1890), [3] 1: (Lycaenidae) 49-51,53-64, pl. 12-15 (1891), [3] 2: (Lycaenidae) 65-68, pl. 16 (1892), [3] 1: (Lycaenidae) [69-72] 57-60, pl. 17 (1892), [3] 2: (Lycaenidae) [73-77] 61-65,79-84, pl. 18-19 (1892), [3] 2: (Lycaenidae) 85-107, pl. 20-23 (1893), [3] 2: (Lycaenidae) 109-120, pl. 24-25 (1894), [3] 3: (Lycaenidae) 121-125, pl. 26 (1900), [3] 3: (Lycaenidae) 127-131, 133-141, pl. 27-29 (1901), [3] 3: (Lycaenidae) 143-146, pl. 30 (1902), [3] 2: (Hypochrysops) 1-6, pl. 1 (1894), [3] 2: (Hypochrysops) 7-13, 15-22, pl. 2-3 (1895), [3] 2: (Thysonotis) 23-25, 27-31, pl. 1-2 (1895), [3] 2: (Waigeum) 34-38, pl. 1 (1896), [3] 2: (Thysonotis) 39-46, pl. 3-4 (1896), [3] 2: (Holochila) 1-4, pl. 1 (1896), [3] 2: (Holochila) 5-8, pl. 2 (1897), [3] 2: (Pseudonotis) 1-3, pl. [1], (Epimastidia) 4-5, pl. [1], (Lampides) 5-8, pl. [1] (1897), [3] 2: (Lampides) 9-10, pl. 2, (Thysonotis) 47, pl. 5 (1897), [3] 3: (Holochila) 9-11, pl. 3 (1898), [3] 3: (Arhopala) 1-7, pl. 1-2 (1898), [3] 3: (Arhopala) 9-12, pl. 3, (Ilerda) 13, pl. [1], (Horaga) 14-15, pl. [1] (1902), [3] 3: (Thysonotis) 47x,48-50, pl. 6 (1898), [3] 3: (Hypochrysops) 23-26, pl. 4 (1898), [3] 3: (Holochila) 13-15, pl. 4 (1899), [3] 3: (Hypochrysops) 27-29, pl. 5, (Waigeum) [30], pl. 2 (1899), [3] 3: (Holochila) 17-19, pl. 5 (1899), [3] 3: (Thysonotis) 51-54, pl. 7 (1899), [3] 3: (Jamides) 11-14, pl. 1 (1900), [3] 3: (Hypolycaena-etc) 1-4, pl. [1] (1900), [3] 3: (Hypochrysops) 31-33, pl. 6, (Thysonotis) 55-56, pl. 8 (1900), [3]: (Additions-Corrections) 1-2,[3],vii-x
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])
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
Lucas, 1843
Observations sur un nouveau genre de la tribu des Nymphalites Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. 11 (4) : 295-301
Ward, 1871
Descriptions of new species of African diurnal Lepidoptera Ent. mon. Mag. 8 : 34-36, 58-60, 81-82, 118-122
Ward, 1873
Descriptions of new species of African diurnal Lepidoptera Ent. mon. Mag. 10 : 151-152


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