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Aterica Boisduval, 1833
Aterica Boisduval, 1833; Nouv. Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. Paris 2 (2) : 195, TS: Aterica rabena Boisduval
Aterica Boisduval, 1833; Faun. ent. Madagascar, Lépid. : 47, TS: Aterica rabena Boisduval
Aterica, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Aterica (Adoliadini) ; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Aterica galene (Brown, 1776)
-. See [About maps] Forest Glade Nymph
Papilio galene Brown, 1776; New Illust. Zool.: 94
Papilio cupavia Cramer, [1779]; Uitl. Kapellen 3 (17-21): pl. 193, f. E, F
Aterica galene ♀-f. dimorpha Bartel, 1905; Novit. Zool. 12 : 138, TL: Cameroon, Barombi-Station
Aterica galene theophane ab. dechroma Strand, 1911; Mitt. zool. Mus. Berl. 5 (2) : 287
luteofasciata Schultze, 1920; Ergeb. 2tn. Dt. Zent. Afrika Exp. 1 (14): 774
Aterica galene f. albimacula Joicey & Talbot, 1921; Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (1) : 56
juncta Dufrane, 1933; Lambillionea 33: 165, TL: Congo
pierardi Dufrane, 1933; Lambillionea 33: 166, TL: Congo
Aterica galene, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Aterica galene ; [EBW]; [BK: 312, pl. 42, f. 523]; [BOW: pl. 92, f. 18]; [AfrL]
W.Kenya, Uganda, W.Tanzania - Zaire, Angola, Cameroun, Senegal Aterica galene galene ; [BAFR, 346]; [AfrL]
A. g. theophane Hopffer, 1855
Kenya - Moçambique, Rhodesia, Malawi Aterica theophane Hopffer, 1855; Ber. Verh. Akad. Berlin 1855 : 641, TL: Mozabique
Aterica galene theophane ; [BAFR, 346 (text)]; [AfrL]
A. g. incisa Rothschild & Jordan, 1903
Ethiopia Aterica galene incisa Rothschild & Jordan, 1903; Novit. Zool. 10 (3): 537, TL: Djimma
Aterica galene incisa ; [BAFR, 346]; [AfrL]
A. g. extensa Heron, 1909
Aterica galene extensa Heron, 1909; Trans. zool. Soc. Lond. 19 : 153, TL: Mokia, SE.Ruwenzori
Aterica galene extensa ; [AfrL]
A. g. omissa Rothschild, 1918
Aterica galene omissa Rothschild, 1918; Novit. Zool. 25 : 341, TL: Chaipaika Estate, Bandawe, Nyassaland

Aterica rabena Boisduval, 1833
Madagascar. See [About maps] Aterica rabena Boisduval, 1833; Nouv. Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. Paris 2 (2) : 195, pl. 8, f. 2
Aterica rabena Boisduval, 1833; Faun. ent. Madagascar, Lépid. : 47, pl. 8, f. 2, TL: Madagascar
Aterica rabena ; [BOW: pl. 92, f. 19]; [BAFR, 346]; [MadL]; [AfrL]


Unknown or unplaced taxa

Aterica(?) buchholzi Plötz, 1880; Stettin ent. Ztg 41 (4-6): 193, TL: Mungo

Aterica clorana Druce, 1874; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1874 (1) : 157, TL: Angola
Aterica clorana ; [NHM]

Aterica amaxia Hewitson, 1866; Ill. exot. Butts [3] (Aterica & Euryphene V-VI): [45], pl. [23], f. 8-9, TL: Old Calabar
Aterica amaxia ; [NHM]


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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
[LAMAS-NEO]
Gerardo Lamas; Bibliography of butterflies; An Annocated Bibliography of the Neotropical Butterflies and Skipper (Lepididoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea); Revised Electronic Edition (2007)
[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.
[NHM]
Natural History Museum; The Global Lepidoptera Names Index
[Wahlberg]
Niklas Wahlberg; The NSG's voucher specimen database; Nymphalidae Systematics Group


Some related literature:
Bartel, 1905
Neue Aethiopische Rhopalocera des Kgl. Museums für Naturkunde in Berlin Novit. Zool. 12 : 129-152
Boisduval, 1833
[Mémoire sur les Lépidoptères de Madagascar, Bourbon et Maurice] Nouv. Ann. Mus. Hist. Nat. Paris 2 (2) : 149-270
Boisduval, 1833
Faune Entomologique de Madagascar, Bourbon et Maurice. Lépidoptéres Faun. ent. Madagascar, Lépid. : 1-122, pl. 1-16, : (Repaged offprint from Nouv. Ann. Mus. Hist. nat. Paris 2 (2) : 149-270)
Brown, 1776
New Illustrations of Zoology containing fifty coloured plates of new curious, and Non-Descript Birds, with a few Quadrupeds, Reptiles and Insects. Together with a short scientific description of the same New Illust. Zool.: 136pp
Cramer, [1779]
Uitlandsche Kapellen (Papillons exotiques) Uitl. Kapellen 3 (17-21): 1-104, pl. 193-252 (1779), (22): 105-128, pl. 253-264 ([1780]), (23-24): 129-176, pl. 265-288 (1780)
Druce, 1874
Descriptions of Fifteen new species of Diurnal Lepidoptera, chiefly from South America Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1874 (1) : 155-160
Heron, 1909
Ruwenzori Expedition Reports. 12. Lepidoptera. Rhopalocera Trans. zool. Soc. Lond. 19 : 141-178, pl. 5
Hewitson, 1866
Illustrations of new species of exotic Butterflies selected chiefly from the collections of W. Wilson Saunders and William C. Hewitson Ill. exot. Butts [3] : (Systematic Index) III, (Callithea): [1-2], pl. [1] (1857), (Callithea Agrias II): [3-4], pl. [2] (1870), (Epicalia & Myscelia I): [5-6], pl. [3] (1851), (Epicalia II): [7-8], pl. [4] (1852), (Timetes): [9-10], pl. [5] (1852), (Neptis): [11-12], pl. [6] (1868), (Limenitis I-II): [13-16], pl. [7-8] (1859), (Heterochroa): [17-18], pl. [9] (1867), (Diadema): [19-20], pl. [10] (1863), (Diadema II): [21-22], pl. [11] (1865), (Diadema III): [23-24], pl. [12] (1868), (Amechania): [25-26], pl. [13] (1861), (Romaleosoma): [27-28], pl. [14] (1864), (Romaleosoma II-III): [29-32], pl. [15-16] (1865), (Romaleosoma IV): [33-34], pl. [17] (1866), (Euryphene): [35-36], pl. [18] (1864), (Euryphene II): [37-38], pl. [19] (1865), (Euryphene III Aterica): [39-40], pl. [20] (1865), (Euryphene IV): [41-42], pl. [21] (1865), (Aterica & Euryphene V-VI): [43-46], pl. [22-23] (1866), (Euryphene VII): [47-48], pl. [24] (1871), (Euryphene VIII & Aterica): [49-50], pl. [25] (1871), (Euryphene IX): [51-52], pl. [26] (1874), (Aterica & Harma): [53-54], pl. [27] (1866), (Harma): [55-56], pl. [28] (1864), (Harma II): [57-58], pl. [29] (1866), (Harma III-IV): [59-60], pl. [30-31] (1869), (Harma V-VI & Euryphene X): [61-62], pl. [32-33] (1874), (Adolias): [63-64], pl. [34] (1861), (Adolias II): [65-66], pl. [35] (1862), (Adolias III): [67-68], pl. [36] (1863), (Adolias IV): [69-70], pl. [37] (1875), (Agrias): [71-72], pl. [38] (1860), (Agrias & Nymphalis): [73-74], pl. [39] (1855), (Agrias & Siderone): [75-76], pl. [40] (1854), (Prepona): [77-78], pl. [41] (1859), (Prepona II & Agrias): [79-80], pl. [42] (1876), (Pandora & Prepona): [81-82], pl. [43] (1854), (Apatura): [83-84], pl. [44] (1869), (Nymphalis): [85-86], pl. [45] (1854), (Nymphalis II): [87-88], pl. [46] (1859), (Charaxes III): [89-90], pl. [47] (1863), (Charaxes IV): [91-92], pl. [48] (1874), (Charaxes V): [93-94], pl. [49] (1876), (Paphia II): [95-96], pl. [50] (1869), (Paphia & Siderone): [97-98], pl. [51] (1856), (Siderone): [99-100], pl. [52] (1860), (Zeuxidia & Aemona): [101-102], pl. [53] (1868), : iv
Hopffer, 1855
[Lepidoptera Diurna] Ber. Verh. Akad. Berlin 1855 : 639-643
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
Plötz, 1880
Verzeichniss der von Professor Dr. R. Bucholz in West-Africa gesammelten Schmetterlinge Stettin ent. Ztg 41 (1-3): 76-88, (4-6): 189-206, (7-9): 298-307
Rothschild, 1918
Some Apparently New Forms of African Nymphalidae Novit. Zool. 25 : 338-345
Rothschild & Jordan, 1903
Lepidoptera collected by Oscar Neumann in north-east Africa Novit. Zool. 10 (3): 491-542, 12: 175-191
Schultze, 1920
Lepidoptera (1 & 2) Ergeb. 2tn. Dt. Zent. Afrika Exp. 1 (12): 511-597, pl. 25-26 (1917), (14): 639-829 (1920)
Strand, 1911
Zoologische Ergebnisse der Expedition des Herrn Hauptmann a. D. Fromm 1908/09 nach Deutsch-Ostafrica. I. Lepidoptera Mitt. zool. Mus. Berl. 5 (2) : 275-304


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