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Philaethria Billberg, 1820
Philaethria Billberg, 1820; Enum. Ins. Mus. Billb. : 77, TS: Papilio dido Linnaeus
Metamandana Stichel, 1908; Genera Insectorum 63 : 6, TS: Papilio dido Linnaeus
= ; [NL4A, 265]
Philaethria, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Philaethria (Heliconiini) ; [Wahlberg]; [NL4A, 265]

Philaethria andrei Brevignon, 2002
French Guiana. See [About maps] Philaethria andrei Brevignon, 2002; Lambillionea 102 (4, I): 469, f. 5-14, TL: Carapa, Macouria, Guyane française
Philaethria andrei ; [NL4A, #2371]

Larva on Passiflora laurifolia Brevignon, 2002, Lambillionea 102 (4, I): 472


Philaethria constantinoi Salazar, 1991
W.Colombia. See [About maps] Philaethria constantinoi Salazar, 1991; SHILAP Rev. lepid. (Madrid) 19 (76): 273-279, TL: Colombia, Chocó region
Philaethria constantinoi ; [NL4A, #2372]

Philaethria diatonica (Fruhstorfer, 1912)
Honduras. See [About maps] Metamandana dido diatonica Fruhstorfer, 1912; Ent. Rundschau 29 (2) : 14, TL: Honduras
= Philaethria dido ; Ackery & Smiles, 1976, Bull. Brit. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 32 : 186, pl. 1, f. 2
Philaethria diatonica, Listing of Mexican Butterflies [ILMB]
Philaethria diatonica, Butterflies of America [BOA]
Philaethria diatonica ; [NL4A, #2373]
Philaethria dido diatonica ;

Philaethria dido (Linnaeus, 1763)
Mexico - Amazon Basin. See [About maps] Papilio dido Linnaeus, 1763; Amoenitates Acad., 6: 408, TL: "America Meridionalis" [?Guianas]
Philaethria dido, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Philaethria dido, Butterflies and Moths of North America [BAMONA]
Metamorpha dido ; Godman & Salvin, [1881], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 1: 166; Godman & Salvin, [1901], Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 670
Philaethria dido ; [BCR: 187, pl. 31]; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 45, f. 7]; Brevignon, 2002, Lambillionea 102 (4, I): 470, f. 1-4; [NL4A, #2374]
[dido-1.jpg] 793x496 (~62Kb) Belize, Central America, Photo © John Shuey

Larva on Passiflora vitifolia, P. edulis, Passiflora ambigua [BCR]


Philaethria dido dido ; [EcuL]; [NL4A, #2374a]
P. d. chocoensis Constantino, 1999
W.Colombia Philaethria dido chocoensis Constantino, 1999; Bol. Cient. Mus. Hist. Nat. Univ. Caldas (Manizales) 3: 57-68, TL: W.Colombia, Pacific-Chocó region
Philaethria dido chocoensis ; [NL4A, #2374b]

Larva on Passiflora vitifolia Constantino, 1999, Bol. Cient. Mus. Hist. Nat. Univ. Caldas (Manizales) 3:


Philaethria ostara (Röber, 1906)
Colombia. See [About maps] Metamorpha ostara Röber, 1906; , TL: Colombia, Cauca-Tale
Philaethria dido ostara ;
Philaethria ostara ; [NL4A, #2375]

Philaethria pygmalion (Fruhstorfer, 1912)
Brazil(Pará). See [About maps] Metamandana dido pygmalion Fruhstorfer, 1912; Ent. Rundschau 29 (2) : 14, TL: Obidos, Amazonas
Philaethria pygmalion ; Ackery & Smiles, 1976, Bull. Brit. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 32 : 202, pl. 1, f. 1; [NL4A, #2376]

Philaethria wernickei (Röber, 1906)
Brazil(Rio Grande do Sul, Santa Catarina). See [About maps] Metamorpha wernickei Röber, 1906; , TL: Brazil, Rio Grande do Sul; Santa Catarina
Philaethria wernickei, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Philaethria wernickei ; [NL4A, #2377]; [EBW, (name only)]


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References:
[About maps]
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[BAMONA]
Opler, Pavulaan, Stanford & Pogue; Butterflies and Moths of North America; Mountain Prairie Information Node
[BCA]
electronic; BIOLOGIA CENTRALI-AMERICANA
[BCR]
DeVries; The Butterflies of Costa Rica 1; Papilionidae, Pieridae, Nymphalidae
[BOA]
Interactive Listing of American Butterflies; Listado Interactivo de la Mariposas Americanas; Butterflies of America
[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
[EcuL]
Tommaso & Racheli, 2001; Fragmenta entomologica 33 (2): 213-380; An annotated list of Ecuadorian Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionidae, Pieridae, Nymphalidae)
[ILMB]
Interactive Listing of Mexican Butterflies
[John Shuey]
e-mail: jshuey at tnc.org; Director of Conservation Science; Indiana Office of The Nature Conservancy; http://www.nature.org
[LAMAS-2005]
Gerardo Lamas; Entomofauna 26 (6): 57-100; A Bibliography of the Zoological Publications of Hans Fruhstorfer (1886* - 1922+)
[LAMAS-NEO]
Gerardo Lamas; Bibliography of butterflies; An Annocated Bibliography of the Neotropical Butterflies and Skipper (Lepididoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea); Revised Electronic Edition (2007)
[NL4A]
Gerardo Lamas, 2004; Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera; Checklist: Part 4A; Hesperioidea - Papilionoidea
[Wahlberg]
Niklas Wahlberg; The NSG's voucher specimen database; Nymphalidae Systematics Group


Some related literature:
Ackery & Smiles, 1976
An illustrated list of the type-specimens of the Heliconiidae (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) in the British Museum (Natural History) Bull. Brit. Mus. nat. Hist. (Ent.) 32 : 173-214, pl. 1-39
Billberg, 1820
Enumeratio Insectorum Enum. Ins. Mus. Billb. : 1-138
Brevignon, 2002
Description d'un nouveau Philaethria provenant de Guyane française et notes sur sa biologie Lambillionea 102 (4, I): 469-473
Constantino, 1999
Nuevas especies, subesepcies y un nuevo genero de Ropaloceros del occidente de Colombia Bol. Cient. Mus. Hist. Nat. Univ. Caldas (Manizales) 3: 57-68.
Fruhstorfer, 1912
Neue Nymphaliden des neotropischen Gebietes aus der Sammlung Staudinger. Ent. Rundschau 29 (2) : 14-15 (27 January)
Godman & Salvin, [1881]
Biologia Centrali-Americana. Rhopalocera. Vol. 1. (1879-1886) Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 1: 1-487, 3: pl. 1-24,24a,25-112
Godman & Salvin, [1901]
Biologia Centrali-Americana. Rhopalocera. (1887-1901) Biol. centr.-amer., Lep. Rhop. 2: 1-782, 3: pl. 1-112
Linnaeus, 1763
in Johansson (Thesis), Centuria Insectorum Amoenitates Acad., 6: -,(121) 384-415
Salazar, 1991
Descripción de una nueva especie de Philaethria Billberg (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae:Heliconinae) para el occidente de Colombia SHILAP Rev. lepid. (Madrid) 19 (76): 273-279
Stichel, 1908
Lepidoptera Rhopalocera. Fam. Nymphalidae. Subfam. Dioninae Genera Insectorum 63 : 1-38, pl. 1-3


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