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Precis Hübner, [1819]
Pansies Commodores
Precis Hübner, [1819]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (3): 33, TS: Papilio octavia Cramer
= Junonia ; [NL4A, 251]
Coryphaeola Butler, 1878; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 2 (10) : 284, TS: Kallima eurodoce Westwood
= Junonia ; [NL4A, 251]
= ; [Wahlberg]
Kallimula Holland, 1920; Bull. Am. Mus. nat. Hist. 43 (6) : 149, TS: Kallimula osborni Holland
= Junonia ; [NL4A, 251]
= ; [Wahlberg]
Precis, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Precis (Nymphalinae) ; Moore, [1880], Lepid. Ceylon 1 (1): 39
Precis (Junoniini) ; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Precis octavia (Cramer, [1777])
Sierra Leone - Congo, Abyssinia, Somalia. See [About maps] Gaudy Commodore
Papilio octavia Cramer, [1777]; Uitl. Kapellen 2 (9-16): 60, pl. 135, f. B, C
?Papilio singha Fabricius, 1793; Ent. Syst. 3 (1): 117, n. 358
?emma Godart, 1819²; Encyclopédie Méthodique. 9 (1): 315, n. 43
?transiens Wichgraf, 1918²; Int. Ent. Z. 12 (4) : 28
?octavia ab. kuala Heslop, 1959²; Entomologist 92 : 5
Precis octavia, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Precis octavia ; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 105, f. 29, 30]; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]
Sierra Leone - Nigeria, Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia Junonia octavia octavia
Junonia octavia octavia ; [BAFR, 232]
Precis octavia octavia ; [AfrL]
P. o. sesamus Trimen, 1883
Cape, Natal, Swaziland, Transvaal, Rhodesia, Moçambique - Kenya, Uganda, S.Zaire, Angola Precis sesamus Trimen, 1883; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1883 (4) : 347
?caffraria Staudinger, 1885²; in Staudinger & Schatz, Exot. Schmett. 1 (10): 101, (8): pl. 38
Precis octavia var. natalensis Staudinger, 1885; in Staudinger & Schatz, Exot. Schmett. 1 (10): 101, (8): pl. 38
Junonia calescens Butler, 1894; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 : 652
Precis octavia sesamus f. nairobicus McLeod, 1968; J. Res. Lepid. 7 (1): 13
Precis octavia sesamus f. susani McLeod, 1968; J. Res. Lepid. 7 (1): 13
Precis octavia sesamus f. miotoni McLeod, 1968; J. Res. Lepid. 7 (1): 15
Junonia octavia sesamus ; [BAFR, 232]
Precis octavia sesamus ; [BK: 348, pl. 49, f. 610]; [AfrL]

Larva on Coleus sp., Plectranthus floribundus, P. calycinus, Pycnostachys reticulata, P. urticifolia [PBSA], Eriosema [BK]


Precis amestris (Drury, 1782)
Papilio amestris Drury, 1782; Illust. Nat. Hist. Exot. Insects 3 : 26, pl. 20, f. 3-4
= ?Precis octavia ;
?f. intermedia Wichgraf, 1918²; Int. Ent. Z. 12 (4) : 28
Precis amestris ;

Precis ceryne (Boisduval, 1847)
-. See [About maps] Marsh Commodore
Salamis ceryne Boisduval, 1847; in Delegorgue, Voyage Afr. australe, 2: 592
?Salamis tukuoa Wallengren, 1857; K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 2 (4) : 25
?Kallimula [?ceryne f.] achaeus Stoneham, 1965; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (81): (3) [?]
?Kallimula [?ceryne f.] obscura Stoneham, 1965; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (81): (3) [?]
Precis ceryne, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Precis ceryne ; [BOW: pl. 105, f. 24]; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Larva on Coleus sp. [PBSA], Plastostema, Pycnostachys [BK]

Ethiopia - Kenya - S.Africa - Angola, Uganda Junonia ceryne ceryne
Junonia ceryne ceryne ; [BAFR, 234]
Precis ceryne ceryne ; [BK: 349, pl. 49, f, 615]; [AfrL]
P. c. ceruana Rothschild & Jordan, 1903
Cameroun, Nigeria Precis ceryne ceruana Rothschild & Jordan, 1903; Novit. Zool. 10 (3): 515, TL: Niger, Lokoja
Junonia ceryne ceruana ; [BAFR, 234 (text)]
Precis ceryne ceruana ; [AfrL]

Precis cuama (Hewitson, 1864)
Rhodesia, Moçambique, Zambia, Malawi, S.Zaire (Shaba), Tanzania. See [About maps] Junonia cuama Hewitson, 1864; Ill. exot. Butts [2] (Junonia): [80], pl. [41], f. 4-5, TL: Zambesi
Junonia trimenii Butler, 1894; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 : 651, pl. 60, f. 4, TL: Zomba
= ; Butler, 1901, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 206
Precis cuama, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Junonia cuama ; [BAFR, 234]
Precis cuama ; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Precis antilope (Feisthamel, 1850)
Rhodesia, Moçambique, Transvaal, Swaziland, South West Africa, Congo - E.Africa, Ethiopia. See [About maps] Darker Commodore
Salamis antilope Feisthamel, 1850; Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (2) 8 : 250
Precis ibris C. & R. Felder, [1867]; Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (3): 403, n. 602, TL: Abyssinia
= ; Butler, 1901, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 206
Precis petersii Dewitz, 1879; Nova Acta Leop. Carol. (2) 41 (2) : 20, pl. 1, f. 14
= ; Butler, 1901, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 206
Precis simia Wallengren, 1857; K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 2 (4) : 26
= ; Butler, 1901, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 206
Precis antilope; [BK: 348, pl. 49, f. 611]
Precis antilope, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Junonia antilope ; [BAFR, 234]
Precis antilope ; [BOW: pl. 105, f. 21]; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Larva on Coleus, Plastostema [BK]


Precis andremiaja Boisduval, 1833
Madagascar. See [About maps] Precis andremiaja Boisduval, 1833; Faun. ent. Madagascar, Lépid. : 45, n. 6
?Vanessa musa Guérin-Méneville, [1844]; Icon. Règne anim. Cuvier 3 (Insectes) : 474
?Junonia micromera Butler, 1876; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (4) 18 : 482
= Precis antilope ; Butler, 1901, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 206
Precis andremiaja, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Junonia andremiaja ; [BAFR, 232]
Junonia (Junonia) andremiaja ; [MadL]
Precis andremiaja ; [BOW: pl. 105, f. 18, 20]; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Precis pelarga (Fabricius, 1775)
-. See [About maps] Fashion Commodore
Papilio pelarga Fabricius, 1775; Syst. Ent.: 513, n. 296
?trullus (Herbst, 1794); in Jablonsky, Naturs. Schmett. 7: pl. 169, f. 6-7
Vanessa laodora Godart, 1819; Encyclopédie Méthodique. 9 (1): 314, n. 38
= ; Butler, 1901, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 206
Vanessa galami Boisduval, 1833; Faun. ent. Madagascar, Lépid. : 46
= ; Butler, 1901, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 206
?Precis boisduvali Staudinger, 1885; in Staudinger & Schatz, Exot. Schmett. 1 (10): 100, (8): pl. 38
Precis monroviana Staudinger, 1885; in Staudinger & Schatz, Exot. Schmett. 1 (10): 100
= ; Butler, 1901, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 206
?galami (Mabille, 1885/7)
?moyambensis Wichgraf, 1921²; Int. Ent. Zs. 14 (22): 171
?Kallimula proetigiana Stoneham, 1965; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (81): (3)
Precis pelarga ; [BOW: pl. 106, f. 1-2]; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Larva on Solenostemon, Coleus [BK]

Senegal - Angola, Zambia, S.Zaire (Shaba), Uganda, W.Kenya, Ethiopia Precis pelarga pelarga ; [BK, 350 (note)]
Junonia pelarga ; [BAFR, 234]
?P. p. albofasciata Suffert, 1904
Precis pelarga albofasciata Suffert, 1904; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 108, TL: Mhonda

Precis actia Distant, 1880
Rhodesia, Zambia, S.Zaire (Shaba), Malawi, SW.Tanzania. See [About maps] Precis actia Distant, 1880; in Godman & Distant, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1880 : 185, pl. 19, f. 7, TL: Masassi, East Africa
Precis actia f. furcata Rothschild & Jordan, 1903; Novit. Zool. 10 (3): 516, TL: Dar-es-Salaam
?f. furcifera Rothschild & Jordan²
?Precis actia rubrofascia Suffert, 1904; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 109, TL: Mhonda
Precis vetula Staudinger, 1885; in Staudinger & Schatz, Exot. Schmett. 1 (10): 101
= ; Butler, 1901, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 206
Precis actia, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Junonia actia ; [BAFR, 234]
Precis pelarga actia ; [BK: 350, pl. 50, f. 616]
Precis actia ; [AfrL]

Precis sinuata Plötz, 1880
W.Africa - W.Kenya, Malawi, Angola. See [About maps] Precis sinuata Plötz, 1880; Stett. ent. Ztg 41 (10-12) : 477
?Precis sinuata var. pelargiodes Aurivillius, 1891; Ent. Tidskr. 12 : 204
?Precis serena Weymer, 1892; Stettin ent. Ztg 53 (4-6) : 86
= ; Butler, 1901, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 207
?parvipunctis Strand, 1910²; Wiener ent. Z. 29 : 31
Precis sinuata, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Junonia sinuata ; [BAFR, 236]
Precis sinuata ; [BOW: pl. 106, f. 4]; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]
Precis sinuata sinuata ; [AfrL]
P. s. hecqui Berger, 1981
Precis sinuata hecqui ; [BK: 350, pl. 50, f. 618]; [AfrL]

Precis rauana (Grose-Smith, 1898)
Cameroun - Zaire, Uganda, Tanzania, W.Kenya. See [About maps] Junonia rauana Grose-Smith, 1898; Novit. Zool. 5 : 352, TL: Uganda
Precis rauana, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Precis rauana ; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Larva on Plastostema [BK]

W.Kenya, E.Uganda Junonia rauana rauana
Precis rauana kakamega Carcasson, 1961; Occ. Pap. Coryndon meml Mus. (7): 9, TL: Kenya
Junonia rauana rauana ; [BAFR, 236]
Precis rauana rauana ; [BK: 350, pl. 50, f, 619]; [AfrL]
P. r. silvicola Schultze, 1916
NW.Cameroun Precis silvicola Schultze, 1916; Archiv Naturg. 81 A (7) (11): 111
?Precis silvicola Schultze, 1920; Ergeb. 2tn. Dt. Zent. Afrika Exp. 1 (14): 816
Junonia silvicola ; [BAFR, 237 (text)]
Precis rauana silvicola ; [AfrL]
P. r. omissa Rothschild, 1918
Cameroun, W.Zaire Precis omissa Rothschild, 1918; Novit. Zool. 25 : 345, TL: Bitje, Ja River, Cameroons
Junonia rauana omissa ; [BAFR, 236]
P. r. osborni (Holland, 1920)
W.Uganda, E.Zaire Kallimula osborni Holland, 1920; Bull. Am. Mus. nat. Hist. 43 (6) : 150, pl. 7, f. 7-8
Junonia rauana osborni ; [BAFR, 236]

Precis tugela Trimen, 1879
Natal, Transvaal, E.Rhodesia, Malawi, Tanzania, Ethiopia, W.Uganda, E.Zaire, Rwanda?, Burundi?. See [About maps] Eared Commodore
Precis tugela Trimen, 1879; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1879 (4) : 334, TL: Natal; Transvaal
Precis tugela, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Precis tugela ; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 106, f. 22]; [BK: 350, pl. 50, f. 617]; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Larva on Plectranthus sp. [PBSA], Englerastrum, Pycnostachys [BK]

Junonia tugela tugela ; [BAFR, 236]
Precis tugela tugela ; [AfrL]
P. t. aurorina (Butler, 1894)
Junonia aurorina Butler, 1894; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 : 651, pl. 60, f. 3, TL: Zomba
Junonia tugela aurorina ; [BAFR, 236]
Precis tugela f. aurorina ; [BK, 350 [wsf]]
Precis tugela aurorina ; [AfrL]
P. t. pyriformis (Butler, 1896)
Junonia pyriformis Butler, [1896]; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 726, pl. 42, f. 5-6
Junonia tugela pyriformis ; [BAFR, 236]
Precis tugela pyriformis ; [AfrL]

Precis milonia C. & R. Felder, [1867]
-. See [About maps] Precis milonia C. & R. Felder, [1867]; Reise Fregatte Novara, Bd 2 (Abth. 2) (3): 403, n. 603
Junonia kowara Ward, 1871; Ent. mon. Mag. 8 : 82, TL: Old Calabar; Cameroons
= ; Butler, 1901, Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 208
Precis milonia ; [BOW: pl. 106, f. 4 (text only)]; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]
E.Nigeria, Cameroun Junonia milonia milonia
Junonia milonia milonia ; [BAFR, 237]
Precis milonia milonia ; [AfrL]
P. m. wintgensi Strand, 1909
W.Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, E.Zaire Precis milonia var. wintgensi Strand, 1909; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 22 (2/3) : 107
Junonia milonia witgensi[sic?] ; [BAFR, 237 (text)]
Precis milonia wintgensi ; [AfrL]

Precis eurodoce (Westwood, 1850)
Madagascar. See [About maps] Kallima eurodoce Westwood, 1850; Gen. diurn. Lep. (2): 325 nota, pl. 54, f. 1
?falcifera Fiedler, 1928²; Ent. Z. 42 : 123
Precis eurodoce, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Junonia eurodoce ; [BAFR, 237]
Junonia (Junonia) eurodoce ; [MadL]
Precis eurodoce ; [BOW: pl. 105, f. 27]; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Precis coelestina Dewitz, 1879
Cameroons - Angola - Zaire, Uganda, W.Kenya, W.Ethiophia. See [About maps] Precis coelestina Dewitz, 1879; Nova Acta Leop. Carol. (2) 41 (2) : 21, pl. 1, f. 13
?Precis coelestina f. jordani Aurivillius, 1913; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 13 : 222
?Precis coelestina f. obscurans Stoneham, 1965; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (81): (2)
Junonia coelestina ; [BAFR, 232]
Precis coelestina ; [BOW: pl. 105, f. 26]; [BK: 349, pl. 49, f. 613]; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Precis archesia (Cramer, [1779])
Rhodesia, Angola, E.Africa. See [About maps] Garden Inspector
Papilio archesia Cramer, [1779]; Uitl. Kapellen 3 (17-21): pl. 219, f. D, E
?Vanessa pelasgis Godart, [1824]; Encyclopédie Méthodique. 9 (2): 820
?Junonia chapunga Hewitson, 1864; Ill. exot. Butts [2] (Junonia): [79], pl. [41], f. 2-3, TL: Zambesi
?Precis staudingeri Dewitz, 1879; Nova Acta Leop. Carol. (2) 41 (2) : 193, pl. 25, f. 15
?Precis archesia var. semitypica Aurivillius, 1898; K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 31 (5) : 140
?Precis archesia var. striata Aurivillius, 1901; Ent. Tidskr. 22 : 118
?Precis archesia f. coryndoni Rothschild, 1918; Novit. Zool. 25 : 345, TL: Angola
?ab. inornata Neustetter, 1916²; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 30 : 100
?Precis archesia f. obsoleta Joicey & Talbot, 1921; Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (1) : 57, TL: Udjiji Distr.
Precis archesia, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Junonia archesia ; [BAFR, 232]
Precis archesia ; [BOW: pl. 105, f. 22]; [BK: 349, pl. 49, f. 612]; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Larva on Plectranthus sp., Coleus sp. [PBSA], Pycnostachys [BK]

Precis archesia archesia ; [AfrL]
P. a. ugandensis McLeod, 1980
Uganda Precis archesia ugandensis McLeod, 1980; Ent. Rec. J. Var. 92 (4-5) : 109, TL: Uganda
Precis archesia ugandensis ; [AfrL]

Precis frobeniusi Strand, 1909
Precis archesia f. frobenius Strand, 1909; Archiv Naturg. 75 (1) : 304
?Junonia archesia f. frobenius ; [BAFR, 233, fig.]
Precis frobeniusi ; [AfrL]

Precis limnoria (Klug, 1845)
E.Africa - Somalia, Abyssinia, Arabia. See [About maps] White-Spotted Commodore
Vanessa limnoria Klug, 1845; in Ehrenberg, Symb. Phys.: pl. 48, f. 6-7
?Precis guruana Rogenhofer, 1891; Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 41 : 564
?Vanessa naib Guérin-Méneville, 1849; Voy. Abyssinie: pl. 11, f. 1-2
Precis limnoria ; [EBW]; [BOW: pl. 105, f. 28]; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Larva on Asystasia?, Barleria?, Justicia?, Paulowilhelmia?, Ruellia? [BK], (doubts that list)

Ethiopia, Somalia Junonia limnoria limnoria
Junonia limnoria limnoria ; [BAFR, 232 (text)]
Precis limnoria limnoria ; [AfrL]
P. l. taveta Rogenhofer, 1891
S.Ethiopia, Kenya, N.Tanzania Precis taveta Rogenhofer, 1891; Ann. Mus. Wien 6 : 460, pl. 15, f. 7
Precis tareta [= taveta]; [BOW: pl. 106, f. 13#]
Junonia limnoria taveta ; [BAFR, 232]
Precis limnoria taveta ; [BK: 349, pl. 49, f: 614]; [AfrL]
P. l. niveistictus Gabriel, 1954
S.Arabia Precis limnoria niveistictus Gabriel, 1954; Exped. S.W. Arabia 1937-38, 1 : 361
Junonia limnoria niveisticta ; [BAFR, 232]

The ?? species-group

?Precis harpyia (Fabricius, 1781)
Papilio harpyia Fabricius, 1781; Spec. Ins. 2 : 104, n. 456
Kallimula harpyia ;
Precis harpyia ;

?Precis laodice (Cramer, [1777])
Papilio laodice Cramer, [1777]; Uitl. Kapellen 2 (9-16): pl. 138, f. G, H
Kallimula laodice ; Holland, 1920, Bull. Am. Mus. nat. Hist. 43 (6) : 152
Precis laodice ;

?Precis permagna Martin, 1920
Celebes. See [About maps] Precis permagna Martin, 1920; Tidschr. Ent. 63 : 143


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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
[JRL]
The Journal of Research on the Lepidoptera; JRL Archive
[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.
[NL4A]
Gerardo Lamas, 2004; Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera; Checklist: Part 4A; Hesperioidea - Papilionoidea
[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, 1891
Verzeichniss einer vom Herrn Fritz Theorin aus Gabun und dem Gebiete des Camerunflusses heimgebrachten Schmetterlings-sammlung Ent. Tidskr. 12 : 193-228, pl. 1-3
Aurivillius, 1898
Rhopalocera Aethiopica. Die tagfalter des Aethiopischen Faunegebietes K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 31 (5) : 1-561, pl. 1-6
Aurivillius, 1901
Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika Ent. Tidskr. 22 : 113-128
Aurivillius, 1913
Die Gross-Schmetteringe der Erde; 13 Band; Die Afrikanischen Tagfalter in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 13 : 1-613, pl. 1-80
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)
Boisduval, 1847
Catalogue des Lépidoptères recuellis par M. Delegorgue, 1833-1844 in Delegorgue, Voyage Afr. australe, 2: 585-614
Butler, 1876
On a Collection of Lepidoptera recently received from Abyssinia Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (4) 18 : 480-490
Butler, 1878
On a Collection of Lepidoptera recently received from Madagascar Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (5) 2 (10) : 283-297
Butler, 1894
On two collection of Lepidoptera sent by H. H. Johnston, Esq., C.B., from British Central Africa Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 : 643-684, pl. 60 (1894)
Butler, [1896]
On Lepidoptera recently collected in British East Africa by Mr. G. F. Scott Elliot Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 722-742, pl. 42-43 (1896)
Butler, 1901
A Revision of the Butterflies of teh Genus Precis, with Notes on the Seasonal Phases of the Species Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 8 : 196-216
Carcasson, 1961
New and Little-known African Lepidoptera Occ. Pap. Coryndon meml Mus. (7): 3-23, 5pls
Cramer, [1777]
Uitlandsche Kapellen (Papillons exotiques) Uitl. Kapellen 2 (9-16): 1-152, pl. 97-192 (1777)
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)
Dewitz, 1879
Afrikanische Tagschmetterlinge Nova Acta Leop. Carol. (2) 41 (2) : 173-210, [1-38], pl. 25-26, [1-2]
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, 1782
Illustrations of natural history; wherein are exhibited ... Illust. Nat. Hist. Exot. Insects 3 : 1-76, pl. 1-50
Fabricius, 1775
Systema Entomologiae, sistens Insectorum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, Adiectis Synonymis, Locis, Descriptionibus, Observationibus. Syst. Ent.: 832pp
Fabricius, 1781
Species Insectorum Exhibentes Eorum Differentia Specifica, Synonyma Auctorum, Loca Natalia, Metamorphosin Adiectis, Observationibus, Descriptionibus. Tom II Spec. Ins. 2 : 1-494 (1781), : 495-514 (appendix), 515-517 (index) ([1782])
Feisthamel, 1850
Description de quelques Lépidoptères Rhopalocéres nouveaux ou peu connus, provenant de la Cazamance (Afrique) Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (2) 8 : 247-262
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)
Fiedler, 1928
Fauna Exotica Verschiedene Formen von Precis eurodoce Westw. aus Madagaskar [Lep.] Ent. Z. 42 : 121-123
Gabriel, 1954
Lepidoptera Rhopalocera. British Museum (Natural History) expedition to south-west Arabia 1937-8 Exped. S.W. Arabia 1937-38, 1 : 351-391
Godart, 1819; Godart, [1824]
in Latreille & Godart, Encyclopédie Méthodique. Histoire naturelle Entomologie, ou histoire naturelle des crustacés, des arachnides et des insectes Encyclopédie Méthodique. 9 (1): 3-328 (1819), (2): 329-828 ([1824])
Distant in Godman & Distant, 1880
Descriptions of five new species of Rhopalocera from E. Africa Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1880 : 182-185, pl. 19
Grose-Smith, 1898
Descriptions of new species of African butterflies in the Tring Museum Novit. Zool. 5 : 350-358
Guérin-Méneville, [1844]
Iconographie du Règne Animal de G. Cuvier. Insectes. Icon. Règne anim. Cuvier 3 (Insectes) : pl. 3-12 (1829), : pl. 13-14,21-24 (1830), : pl. 25-30,42-46,52-55,60,62,76,24-25,25bis,28bis (1831), : pl. 77-92,99,84bis (1832), : pl. 31,36-39,47-49,59,101,39bis (1833), : pl. 32-35,50,61,64-66,49bis (1834), : pl. 15-20,40,51,56-58,67-75,93-98 (1835), : pl. 100,102-104 (1836), : pl. 1-2,41,63 (1837), : 1-576 (1844)
Heslop, 1959
Precis octavia Cramer ab. kuala ab. nov. Entomologist 92 : 5
Hewitson, 1864
Illustrations of new species of exotic Butterflies selected chiefly from the collections of W. Wilson Saunders and William C. Hewitson Ill. exot. Butts [2] : (Systematic Index) II, (Ithomia XIV): [1-2], pl. [1] (1855), (Ithomia XV-XIX): [3-12], pl. [2-6] (1856), (Ithomia XX): 13x,14x, [13-14] (1861), pl. [7] (1857), (Ithomia XXI): 15x,16x, [15-16] (1861), pl. [8] (1858), (Ithomia XXII): [17-18], pl. [9] (1859), (Ithomia XXIII): [19-20], pl. [10] (1861), (Ithomia XXIV): [21-22], pl. [11] (1863), (Ithomia XXV): [23-24], pl. [12] (1867), (Ithomia XXVI): [25-26], pl. [13] (1868), (Ithomia XXVII): [27-28], pl. [14] (1869), (Ithomia XXVIII-XXIX): [29-32], pl. [15-16] (1871), (Ithomia XXX-XXXI): [33-36], pl. [17-18] (1872), (Ithomia XXXII-XXXIII): [37-40], pl. [19-20], (1874) , (Ithomia XXXIV-XXXV): [41-44], pl. [21-22] (1876), (Acraea I): [45-46], pl. [23] (1852), (Acraea II): [47-48], pl. [24] (1861), (Acraea III): [49-50], pl. [25] (1865), (Acraea IV-V): [51-52], pl. [26-27] (1867), (Acraea VI): [53-54], pl. [28] (1868), (Acraea VII): [55-56], pl. [29] (1875), (Messaras): [57-58], pl. [30] (1859), (Eresia I): [59-60], pl. [31] (1852), (Eresia II): [61-62], pl. [32] (1857), (Eresia III-VI): [63-70], pl. [33-36] (1864), (Eresia VII): [71-72], pl. [37] (1868), (Eresia VIII-IX): [73-76], pl. [38-39] (1870), (Eresia X): [77-78], pl. [40] (1872), (Junonia): [79-80], pl. [41] (1864), (Cybdelis I-II): [81-84], pl. [42-43] (1852), (Cybdelis III): [85-86], pl. [44] (1857), (Cybdelis IV): [87-88], pl. [45] (1869), (Epiphile I): [89-90], pl. [46] (1857), (Epiphile II & Paromia): [91-92], pl. [47] (1861), (Eubagis I): [93-94], pl. [48] (1852), (Eubagis II): [95-96], pl. [49] (1857), (Eubagis III): [97-98], pl. [50] (1859), (Catagramma I): [99-100], pl. [51] (1851), (Catagramma II): [101-102], pl. [52] (1853), (Catagramma III-V): [103-108], pl. [53-55] (1855), (Catagramma VI): [109-110], pl. [56] (1857), (Catagramma VII-VIII): [111-114], pl. [57-58] (1858), (Catagramma IX and Callithea): [115-116], pl. [59] (1858), (Catagramma X): [117-118], pl. [60] (1864), (Catagramma XI-XII): [119-122], pl. [61-62] (1868), (Catagramma XIII): [123-124], pl. [63] (1876), : iv
Holland, 1920
Lepidoptera of the Congo. Being a Systematic List of the Butterflies and Moths Collected by the American Museum of Natural History Congo Expedition Together with Descriptions of Some Hitherto Undescribed Species Bull. Am. Mus. nat. Hist. 43 (6) : 109-369, pl. 6-14
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
Martin, 1920
Die Tagfalter der Insel Celebes Tidschr. Ent. 63 : 111-159
McLeod, 1968
Controlled environment experiments with Precis octavia Cram. (Nymphalidae) J. Res. Lepid. 7 (1): 1-18
McLeod, 1980
Precis archesia ugandensis (Lep.: Nymphalidae): A New Subspecies Ent. Rec. J. Var. 92 (4-5) : 109-113
Moore, [1880]
The Lepidoptera of Ceylon Lepid. Ceylon 1 (1): 1-40, pl. 1-18 (Dec 1880), (2): 41-80, pl. 19-36 (Jan 1881), (3): 81-136, pl. 37-54 (Jun 1881), (4): 137-190, pl. 55-71 (Dec 1881)
Neustetter, 1916
Neue oder wenig bekannte Cymothoe Arten Dt. ent. Z. Iris 30 : 95-108
Plötz, 1880
Berichtigungen und Bemerkungen zum Verzeichnis der vom Professor Buchholz in West-Afrika gesammelten Schmetterlinge Stett. ent. Ztg 41 (10-12) : 477-478
Rogenhofer, 1891
Diagnosen neuer Schmetterlinge des k. k. naturhistorischen Hofmuseums Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 41 : 563-566
Rogenhofer, 1891
Afrikanische Schmetterlinge des k. k. naturhist. Hofmuseums Ann. Mus. Wien 6 : 455-466, pl. 15
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, 1916
Neue Rhopaloceren aus Kamerun Archiv Naturg. 81 A (7) (7): 159-167, (11): 110-112
Schultze, 1920
Lepidoptera (1 & 2) Ergeb. 2tn. Dt. Zent. Afrika Exp. 1 (12): 511-597, pl. 25-26 (1917), (14): 639-829 (1920)
Staudinger, 1885
Exotische Tagfalter in sysmatischer Reihenfolge mit Berücksichtigung neuer Arten in Staudinger & Schatz, Exot. Schmett. 1 (1): 3-6, pl. 1-5 (1884), (2): 7-10, pl. 6-10 (1884), (3): 11-14, pl. 11-15 (1884), (4): 15-22, pl. 16-20 (1884), (5): 23-30, pl. 21-25 (1884), (6): 31-38, pl. 26-30 (1884), (7): 39-46, pl. 31-35 (1885), (8): 47-58, pl. 30-40 (1885), (9): 59-82, pl. 41-50 (1885), (10): 83-102, pl. 51-60 (1885), (11): 103-122, pl. 61-65 (1886), (12): 123-138, pl. 66-70 (1886), (13): 139-158, pl. 71-75 (1886), (14): 159-174, pl. 76-80 (1886), (15): 175-194, pl. 81-85 (1887), (16): 195-214, pl. 86-90 (1887), (17): 215-234, pl. 91-95 (1887), (18): 235-270, pl. 96-98 (1888), (19): 1-2,271-333, pl. 99-100 (1888)
Stoneham, 1965
New subspecies and forms of African Lepidoptera Bull. Stoneham Mus. (81): 1-3
Strand, 1909
Lepidoptera von Ober-Guinea und Sudan, gesammelt von Herrn Leo Frobenius Archiv Naturg. 75 (1) : 303-311
Strand, 1909
Lepidoptera aus Deutsch-Ost Afrika gesammelt von Herrn Oberleutnant Wintgens Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 22 (2/3) : 104-121
Strand, 1910
Verzeichnis der von Herrn Oberleutnant F. Reuter an der Dume-Mündung in Kamerun gesammelten und dem Kgl zoologischen Museum geschenkten Lepidopterenp Wiener ent. Z. 29 : 29-36
Suffert, 1904
Neue Nymphaliden aus Africa Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 108-123
Trimen, 1879
On some hitherto undescribed Butterflies inhabiting Southern Africa Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1879 (4) : 323-346
Trimen, 1883
Descriptions of twelve new species of South African Lepidoptera Rhopalocera Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1883 (4) : 347-363
Wallengren, 1857
Kafferlandets Dag-fjärilar, insamlade åren 1838-1845 af J. A. Wahlberg / Lepidoptera Rhopalocera in Terra Caffrorum annis 1838-1845 collecta a J. A. Wahlberg K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 2 (4) : 1-55
Ward, 1871
Descriptions of new species of African diurnal Lepidoptera Ent. mon. Mag. 8 : 34-36, 58-60, 81-82, 118-122
Weymer, 1892
Exotische Lepidopteren VI Stettin ent. Ztg 53 (4-6) : 79-125
Wichgraf, 1918
Neue afrikanische Lepidopteren Int. Ent. Z. 12 (4) : 25-30
Wichgraf, 1921
Neue afrikanische Lepidopteren aus der Ertlschen Sammlung Int. Ent. Zs. 14 (22): 171-172, (23): 179-180, (25): 195-197


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