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Catuna Kirby, 1871
Catuna Kirby, 1871; Syn. Cat. diurn. Lep. : 238 (repl. for Euomma C. & R. Felder, [1867]), TS: Papilio crithea Drury
Evena Westwood, [1850]; Gen. diurn. Lep. (2): 269, TS: Papilio crithea Drury
Euomma C. & R. Felder, [1867]; Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (3): 425 (repl. for Jaera Hübner, [1819], preocc. Euomma Boheman, 1858)
Jaera Hübner, [1819]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (3): 38 (preocc. Jaera Leach, 1815), TS: Papilio crithea Drury
Catuna, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Iaera ; Westwood, [1850], Gen. diurn. Lep. (2): 269 (missp.)
Catuna (Adoliadini) ; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Catuna crithea (Drury, [1773])
Sierra Leone - Cameroun, Angola, N.Zambia, Zaire, Uganda, S.Sudan, NW.Tanzania, W.Kenya. See [About maps] Papilio crithea Drury, [1773]; Illust. Nat. Hist. Exot. Insects 2: index, : 29, pl. 16, f. 5-6
reticulata Schultze, 1920; Ergeb. 2tn. Dt. Zent. Afrika Exp. 1 (14): 777
= ; [NHM]
conjux Aurivillius, 1922; 355
= ; [NHM]
ogrugae Hall, 1935; Entomologist 68: 224, TL: Nigeria
= ; [NHM]
Catuna crithea, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Catuna crithea ; [BOW: pl. 94, f. 4]; [BAFR, 347]; [AfrL]
C. c. conjuncta Aurivillius, 1922
E.Africa crithea conjuncta Aurivillius, 1922; Ark. Zool. 14 (5) : 10, TL: E.Africa
Catuna crithea conjuncta ; [BK: 314, pl. 42, f. 525]

Larva on Bequaertiodendron [BK]

C. c. pallidior Rothschild, 1918
S.Cameroun (Bitje-Ja) Catuna crithea pallidior Rothschild, 1918; Novit. Zool. 25 : 341, TL: Bitje, Ja River, Cameroons, 2000ft
Catuna crithea pallidior ; [BAFR, 347]

Catuna angustatum (C. & R. Felder, [1867])
-. See [About maps] Euomma angustatum C. & R. Felder, [1867]; Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (3): 425
Catuna angustatum, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Catuna angustata ; [EBW, (name only)]
Catuna angustatum ; [AfrL]
E.Nigeria - Zaire, W.Uganda (Bwamba) Catuna angustatum angustatum ; [BAFR, 347]
C. a. albidior Rothschild, 1918
W.Nigeria - Ghana, Sierra Leone Catuna angustatum albidior Rothschild, 1918; Novit. Zool. 25 : 341
Catuna angustatum albidior ; [BAFR, 347 (text)]

Catuna oberthueri Karsch, 1894
Liberia - Cameroun, NE.Zambia (Ituri). See [About maps] Catuna oberthueri Karsch, 1894; Berl. ent. Z. 39 : 4
Catuna oberthueri, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Catuna oberthueri ; [BAFR, 347]; [EBW, (name only)]; [AfrL]

Catuna sikorana Rogenhofer, 1889
E.Tanzania, N.Malawi. See [About maps] Catuna sikorana Rogenhofer, 1889; Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien. 39 (Sitzb.) : 76, TL: Usagara
Catuna sikorana ; [BAFR, 347]; [BOW: pl. 94, f. 9]; [EBW]; [AfrL]

Catuna niji Fox, 1965
Liberia, Ivory Coast. See [About maps] Catuna niji Fox, 1965; Mem. amer. ent. Soc. 19 : 243, TL: Liberia
Catuna niji, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Catuna niji ; [BAFR, 347]; [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
[BHL]
The; Biodiversity Heritage Library; and on; Internet Archive; Note: The linking to the content of Internet Archive is somewhat delicate -- notify me when links break!
[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
[NHM]
Natural History Museum; The Global Lepidoptera Names Index
[Wahlberg]
Niklas Wahlberg; The NSG's voucher specimen database; Nymphalidae Systematics Group


Some related literature:
Aurivillius, 1922
Sammlungen der schwedischen Elgon-Expedition im Jahre 1920 Ark. Zool. 14 (5) : 1-27
Westwood, [1850]
The genera of diurnal Lepidoptera, comprising their generic characters, a notice of their habitats and transformations, and a catalogue of the species of each genus; illustrated with 86 plates by W. C. Hewitson Gen. diurn. Lep. (1): 1-18, pl. A, 1-4 (1-2) (1846), (1): 19-132, pl. 4*, 5-25, 28 (3-14) (1847), (1): 133-200, pl. 1*, 26, 27, 29, 31-44 (15-23) (1848), (1): 201-242, pl. 30, 45-52, 56-58, 60-62, 64 (24-31) (1849), (1): 243-250 [?], (2): 243-326, pl. 53-55, 63, 65, 66 (32-38) (1850), (2): 327-466, pl. 59, 67-77 (39-50) (1851), (2): 467-534, 143, 144, pl. 78-80 (Index) (51-54) (1852)
Drury, [1773]
Illustrations of natural history; wherein are exhibited ... Illust. Nat. Hist. Exot. Insects 2 : 1-90, pl. 1-50
C. & R. Felder, [1867]
Reise der österreichischen Fregatte Novara um die Erde in den Jahren 1857, 1858, 1859 unter den Behilfen des Commodore B. von Wüllerstorf-Urbair. Zoologischer Theil. Band 2. Abtheilung 2. Lepidoptera. Rhopalocera Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (1): 1-136, pl. 1-21 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, [1865]), (2): 137-378, pl. 22-47 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, 1865), (3): 379-536, pl. 48-74 (Rhop.) (C. & R. Felder, 1867), (4): 537-548, pl. 75-120, (Inhalts-Verz.) 1-9 (pl. 1-74), (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1874) , (5): pl. 121-140, (erklärung) 1-10 (pl. 75-107), (Inhalts-Verz.) 1-20 (pl. 108-140), (Felder & Rogenhofer, 1875)
Hall, 1935
New forms of Nymphalinae and Ithomiinae Entomologist 68: 221-227, 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])
Karsch, 1894
Ueber einige neue oder ungenügend bekannte, durch Herrn G. Zenker auf der deutschen Forschungsstation Yaúnde im Hinterlande von Kamerun gesammelte Nymphaliden Berl. ent. Z. 39 : 1-10
Kirby, 1871
A synonymic catalogue of the diurnal Lepidoptera Syn. Cat. diurn. Lep.: vii + 690pp : 1-690
Rogenhofer, 1889
Diagnose eines neuen Tagfalters der Nymphaliden-Gruppe aus Ostafrika Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien. 39 (Sitzb.) : 76
Rothschild, 1918
Some Apparently New Forms of African Nymphalidae Novit. Zool. 25 : 338-345
Schultze, 1920
Lepidoptera (1 & 2) Ergeb. 2tn. Dt. Zent. Afrika Exp. 1 (12): 511-597, pl. 25-26 (1917), (14): 639-829 (1920)


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