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Stygionympha van Son, 1955
Stygionympha van Son, 1955; Transv. Mus. Mem. 8: 137, TS: Pseudonympha vigilans Trimen
Stygionympha, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Stygionympha (Satyrina) ; [Wahlberg]; [AfrL]

Stygionympha vigilans (Trimen, 1887)
South Africa, Lesotho, Natal. See [About maps] Pseudonympha vigilans Trimen, 1887; South-African Butts 1 : 84
Stygionympha vigilans, NSG Voucher Specimen [Wahlberg]
Stygionympha vigilans ; [BOW: pl. 118, f. 28]; [BAFR, 204]; [AfrL]

Larva on Restio cincinnatus, Ehrharta erecta [PBSA]


Stygionympha wichgrafi van Son, 1955
South Africa, Lesotho, Natal. See [About maps] Stygionympha wichgrafi van Son, 1955; Transv. Mus. Mem. 8: 140, pl. 36
Pseudonympha vigilans var. johannesburgensis Wichgraf, 1911; Int. ent. Zs. 5 (25) : 173
Stygionympha wichgrafi ; [AfrL]
Natal, Lesotho Stygionympha wichgrafi wichgrafi ; [BAFR, 204 (text)]; [AfrL]
S. w. lannini van Son, 1966
Rhodesia, Moçambique Stygionympha wichgrafi lannini van Son, 1966; Ann. Transv. Mus. 25 (4) : 89
Stygionympha wichgrafi lannini ; [BAFR, 204]; [AfrL]
S. w. williami Henning & Henning, 1996
Stygionympha wichgrafi williami ; [AfrL]
S. w. grisea Henning & Henning, 1996
Stygionympha wichgrafi grisea ; [AfrL]

Stygionympha vansoni (Pennington, 1953)
Namaqualand Melampias vansoni Pennington, 1953; J. ent. Soc. sth. Afr. 16 (2) : 100
Stygionympha vansoni ; [BAFR, 204 (text)]; [AfrL]

Stygionympha robertsoni (Riley, 1932)
Orange Free State, Cape. See [About maps] Pseudonympha vigilans robertsoni Riley, 1932; Entomologist 65 : 148
Stygionympha robertsoni ; [BAFR, 204]; [AfrL]

Larva on Ehrharta erecta [PBSA]


Stygionympha irrorata (Trimen, 1873)
South West Africa, Orange Free State, Karroo. See [About maps] Erebia irrorata Trimen, 1873; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1873 (2) : 103, pl. 1, f. 2, TL: Cape Colony
Stygionympha irrorata ; [BAFR, 204]; [AfrL]

Stygionympha geraldi Pennington, 1970
Namaqualand Stygionympha geraldi Pennington, 1970; Novos Taxa ent. 80: 3
Stygionympha geraldi ; [BAFR, 204 (text)]; [AfrL]

Stygionympha dicksoni (Riley, 1938)
Cape. See [About maps] Pseudonympha dicksoni Riley, 1938; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 87: 233
Stygionympha dicksoni ; [BAFR, 204]; [AfrL]

Larva on Lasiochloa ciliaris [PBSA]


 

Stygionympha curlei Henning & Henning, 1996
Stygionympha curlei ; [AfrL]

Stygionympha scotina Quickelberge, 1977
Stygionympha scotina ; [AfrL]
S. s. coetzeri Henning & Henning, 1994
Stygionympha scotina coetzeri ; [AfrL]
S. s. scotina Quickelberge, 1977
Stygionympha scotina scotina ; [AfrL]


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References:
[AJA]
African Journal Archive
[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
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X
[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


Some related literature:
Pennington, 1953
New Species and Subspecies and Other Addtions to the Butterflies of Southern Africa, together with New Records of Little Known Species J. ent. Soc. sth. Afr. 16 (2) : 94-111, pl. 1-2
Pennington, 1970
A new species of Stygionympha Van Son from Namaqualand Novos Taxa ent. 80: 1-5
Riley, 1932
A new satyrid butterfly from the Orange Free State Entomologist 65 : 148
Riley, 1938
Description of new or little known South Arican Rhopalocera (Lepidoptera) Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 87: 233-245, 2pls
van Son, 1955
Butterflies of southern Africa. II. Nymphalidae: Danainae and Satyrinae Transv. Mus. Mem. 8: 1-166, 37pls
van Son, 1966
New African butterflies - 3 Ann. Transv. Mus. 25 (4) : 81-89
Trimen, 1873
On some new species of Butterflies discovered in Extra-Tropical Southern Africa Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1873 (2) : 101-124, pl. 1
Trimen, 1887
South-African Butterflies: a monograph of the extra-tropical species. Vol. 1 South-African Butts 1 : 1-350, pl. A, 1-6
Wichgraf, 1911
Einige neue afrikanische Lepidopteren Int. ent. Zs. 5 (25) : 173-175


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