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Mylothris Hübner, [1819]
Dotted Borders
Mylothris Hübner, [1819]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (6): 90, TS: Papilio poppea Cramer
Pseudomylothris Neustetter, 1929; Int. ent. Zs. 23 : 191, TS: Mylothris leonora Kruger
= ; Vane-Wright & Liseki, 2011, J. Res. Lepid. 44 : 86
Mylothris ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30; Vane-Wright & Liseki, 2011, J. Res. Lepid. 44 : 86
Mylothris (Aporini) ; [AfrL]

The chloris species-group

Mylothris chloris (Fabricius, 1775)
W.Africa - W.Kenya, Ethiopia. See [About maps] Western Dotted Border Common Dotted Border
Papilio chloris Fabricius, 1775; Syst. Ent.: 473, TL: Sierra Leone
Mylothris chloris ; [EBW]; [AfrL]

Larva on Osyris abyssinicus, Loranthus spp., Englerina gabonensis, Phragmanthera capitata, Viscum sp. [AfrL]

Senegal, Gambia, Mali, Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Burkina Faso, Ghana, Togo, Benin, Nigeria, Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Gabon, Congo, C.A.R., Zaire, S.Sudan, NW.Tanzania Papilio thermopyle Cramer, [1779]; Uitl. Kapellen 3 (17-21): 26, pl. 207, f. F, G
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris chloris f. nox Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 166
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris agathina ab. wansoni Dufrane, 1947; Bull. Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 83 (1/2) : 55
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris chloris chloris ; [BAFR, 98]; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 13; [AfrL]
M. c. clarissa Butler, 1888
Uganda, W.Kenya Mylothris clarissa Butler, 1888; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1888 : 70, TL: Wadelai
Mylothris wintoniana Sharpe, 1891; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1891 : 189, pl. 16, f. 2, TL: Kavirondo
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris afraorientalis Stoneham, 1937; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (33): 1
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris afraorientalis f. ochrascens Stoneham, 1937; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (33): 2
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris chloris f. rubrochracea Stoneham, 1937; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (33): 2
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris chloris ♀ f. ochreata Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 166
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris chloris ♀ f. melanoflava Stoneham, 1957; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (68): [1]
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris chloris ♀ f. dentigera Stoneham, 1957; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (68): [2]
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris afraorientalis ♀ f. admeta Stoneham, 1957; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (68): [1]
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris afraorientalis ♀ f. pyrina Stoneham, 1957; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (68): [1]
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris afraorientalis ♀ f. agathinaria Stoneham, 1957; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (68): [1]
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris clarissa ; Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1900, Rhop. Exot. [1] 3: (Mylothris) 2, pl. 1, f. 4-5
Mylothris chloris clarissa ; [BAFR, 98 (text)]; [BK, 149]; [AfrL]

Mylothris arabicus Gabriel, 1954
W.Arabia, SW.Arabia. See [About maps] Mylothris arabicus Gabriel, 1954; Exped. S.W. Arabia 1937-38, 1 : 364
Mylothris chloris arabicus ; [BAFR, 98]
Mylothris arabicus ; [AfrL]

Mylothris asphodelus Butler, 1887
W.Africa. See [About maps] Mylothris asphodelus Butler, 1887; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1887 : 572
Mylothris asphodelus ; Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1900, Rhop. Exot. [1] 3: (Mylothris) 1, pl. 1, f. 1-3; [AfrL]

Larva on Agelanthus krausei [AfrL]


Mylothris poppea (Cramer, [1777])
-. See [About maps] Papilio poppea Cramer, [1777]; Uitl. Kapellen 2 (9-16): 21, pl. 110, f. D
Mylothris dubia Aurivillius, 1907; Ark. Zool. 3 (19) : 5, TL: French Congo, Bonga
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris poppea poppea ab. pseudospica Dufrane, 1947; Bull. Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 83 (1/2) : 54
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris hilara ab. conflua Strand, 1913; Archiv Naturg. 79 A (2) : 13
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris hilara f. limbonotata Strand, 1913; Archiv Naturg. 79 A (2) : 13
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris alcuana ab. excavata Strand, 1913; Archiv Naturg. 79 A (2) : 13
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris poppea hilara ♀ f. trimacula Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 168
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris poppea ; [EBW]; [AfrL]
Guinea - Cameroun, Zaire, N.Angola Mylothris poppea poppea ; [BAFR, 100]

Mylothris continua Talbot, 1944
Cameroun - W.Kenya. See [About maps] Mylothris poppea continua Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 158
Mylothris continua ; Talbot, 1944; [AfrL]

Larva on Loranthaceae? [BK]

NE.Zaire - Uganda, W.Kenya Mylothris poppea ab. ♀ continua Aurivillius, 1910; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 13 : 33
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris rhodope ♀ f. umbratica Talbot, 1932; Bull. Hill Mus. 4 (3) : 288
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris continua continua ; [BK, 151]
Mylothris poppea continua ; [BAFR, 100]
Mylothris continua continua ; [AfrL]
M. c. maxima Berger, 1981
Cameroon, Congo, Zaire Mylothris continua maxima Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 69
Mylothris continua maxima ♀ f. panga Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 69
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris continua maxima ; [AfrL]

Mylothris rhodope (Fabricius, 1775)
-. See [About maps] Tropical Dotted Border Rhodope
Papilio rhodope Fabricius, 1775; Syst. Ent.: 473
?Papilio eudoxia Cramer, [1779]; Uitl. Kapellen 3 (17-21): 35, pl. 213, f. C
?Papilio eudoxia Drury, 1782; Illust. Nat. Hist. Exot. Insects 3 : pl. 32, f. 1-2
Pieris eudoxia Boisduval, 1836; Hist. nat. Ins., Spec. gén. Lépid. 1 : 510
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris spica caspi Suffert, 1904; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 72, TL: Camerun; Togo
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris hilara ab. pseudohilara Strand, 1912; Archiv Naturg. 78 A (2) : 138
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris spica ab. hintzi Strand, 1912; Archiv Naturg. 78 A (2) : 139
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris spica f. spicana Strand, 1913; Archiv Naturg. 79 A (2) : 12
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris spica f. spicatana Strand, 1913; Archiv Naturg. 79 A (2) : 12
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris spica f. spicatella Strand, 1913; Archiv Naturg. 79 A (2) : 13
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris spica f. donovani Holland, 1920; Bull. Am. Mus. nat. Hist. 43 (6) : 236
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris rhodope ♀ f. lutea Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 74
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris rhodope ; [EBW]; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 4; [AfrL]
Gambia - Cameroun, Fernando Póo (Macías Nguema I.), Angola marginea Berger, 1954; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 50 : 344
= ; [NHM]
Mylothris rhodope rhodope ; [BAFR, 102]

Mylothris agathina (Cramer, [1779])
Cape - Transkei, Natal, Swaziland, Transvaal, Moçambique, Rhodesia, Botswana. See [About maps] Eastern Dotted Border
Papilio agathina Cramer, [1779]; Uitl. Kapellen 3 (17-21): 76, pl. 237, f. D, E
Mylothris chloris agathina ; [PBSA]; [BAFR, 98]
Mylothris agathina ; [EBW]; [BK, 150]; [AfrL]

Larva on Loranthus dregei, L. quinquenervius, L. oleafolius, Osyris abyssinica [PBSA], Ximenia [BK]

Larva on Tapinanthus oleifolius, T. rubromarginatus, Erianthemum dregei, Oncocalyx quinqunervius, Osyris lanceolata, O. compressa, Ximenia caffra, Agelanthus natalitius, A. kraussianus [AfrL]

Sudan, Ethiopia, Somalia, Kenya, Tanzania, S.Congo, Angola, Zambia, Malawi, Namibvia, Zimbabwe, Botswana, Mozambique, South Africa Cathaemia xantholeuca Hübner, [1819]; Verz. bek. Schmett. (6): 92
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris chloris ♀ f. leucoma Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 167
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris agathina ♂ ab. carminea Dufrane, 1947; Bull. Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 83 (1/2) : 55
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris agathina ♀ ab. radiata Dufrane, 1947; Bull. Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 83 (1/2) : 55
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris agathina ♀ ab. dawanti Dufrane, 1947; Bull. Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 83 (1/2) : 55
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris agathina f. maureli Dufrane, 1947; Bull. Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 83 (1/2) : 56
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris chloris ab. macrosticta Storace, 1953; Doriana 1 (46): 3
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris agathina agathina ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 11-12; [AfrL]
M. a. richlora Suffert, 1904
Mylothris chloris richlora Suffert, 1904; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 72, TL: Njam Njam
= Mylothris winstoniana[sic] ; [NHM]
Mylothris intermedia Aurivillius, 1910; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 13 : 32, pl. 12 c, TL: Cameroon
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris chloris f. agathinoides Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 165
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris agathina ♀ f. bicolor Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 65
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris agathina f. unicolor Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 65
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris agathina richlora ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 10; [AfrL]

The trimenia species-group

Mylothris trimenia (Butler, 1869)
Cape - Natal - Transvaal. See [About maps] Pieris trimenia Butler, 1869; Cistula ent. 1 (1) : 13, TL: Port Natal
Mylothris trimenia ; [EBW]; [BAFR, 94]; [AfrL]

Larva on ?Agelanthus prunifolius, Oncocalyx quinquinervius, Agelanthus kraussianus [AfrL]


Mylothris smithii (Mabille, 1879)
Madagascar. See [About maps] Pieris smithii Mabille, 1879; Bull. Soc. Philom. Paris (7) 3 : 133, TL: Madagascar
Mylothris smithii ; [BAFR, 94]; [EBW]; [MadL]; [AfrL]

Mylothris splendens Le Cerf, 1927
Madagascar. See [About maps] Mylothris splendens Le Cerf, 1927; Encycl. ent. (B.3 Lep.) 2: 44, pl. 4, f. 4-5, TL: Madagascar
Mylothris audeoudi Riley, 1930; Bull. Soc. Lep. Gen. 6 : 107, pl. 3, f. 6-7
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris audeoudi f. unicolor Riley, 1930; Bull. Soc. Lep. Gen. 6 : 108, pl. 3, f. 8
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris audeoudi f. bicolor Riley, 1930; Bull. Soc. Lep. Gen. 6 : 108, pl. 3, f. 9
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris splendens ; [BAFR, 94]; [EBW]; [MadL]; [AfrL]

Mylothris croceus Butler, [1896]
-. See [About maps] Mylothris croceus Butler, [1896]; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1895 : 734, pl. 43, f. 1, TL: Salt Lake to Wawamba and Ruwenzori
Mylothris marginea ; [BAFR, 99]
Mylothris crocea ; [EBW]
Mylothris croceus ; [BAFR, 94]; [AfrL]
W.Uganda, Rwanda, E.Zaire Mylothris crocea ab. uniformata Dufrane, 1947; Bull. Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 83 (1/2) : 55
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris crocea crocea ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 9
Mylothris croceus croceus ; [AfrL]
M. c. ituriensis Berger, 1981
Zaire Mylothris croceus ituriensis Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 65, TL: Ituri, Nioka
Mylothris croceus ituriensis ; [AfrL]

The sagala species-group

Mylothris sagala Grose-Smith, 1886
Zambia, Zimbabwe - Kenya, Ethiopia. See [About maps] Dusky Dotted Border
Mylothris sagala Grose-Smith, 1886; Ent. mon. Mag. 23 : 32, TL: Zanzibar
Mylothris hyacinth Stoneham, 1957; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (68): [2]
= ; [NHM]
Mylothris sagala ; [EBW]; [BK, 148]; [AfrL]

Larva on Loranthus freisiorum, Erianthemum dregei, Oncocalyx fischeri, O. sulfureus, Phragmanthera usuiensis, Viscum sp., Englerina sp., Agelanthus sp. [AfrL]

NE.Tanzania, SE.Kenya Mylothris sagala sagala ; [BK, 149 (note)]; [BAFR, 95]; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 18; [AfrL]
M. s. narcissus Butler, 1888
SE.Kenya, Tanzania (Mt. Kilimanjaro) Mylothris narcissus Butler, 1888; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1888 : 95, TL: Forests of Tiveta
Mylothris narcissus ; Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1900, Rhop. Exot. [1] 3: (Mylothris) 5, pl. 2, f. 3-5
Mylothris sagala narcissus ; [BK, 149 (note)]; [AfrL]
M. s. neumanni Sharpe, 1896
Kenya Mylothris neumanni Sharpe, 1896; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 17 (98) : 125, TL: nr. Mt. Kenya
Mylothris sagala neumanni ; [BK, 149 (note)]; [AfrL]
M. s. dentatus Butler, 1896
S.Tanzania (central), Malawi, NE.Zambia Mylothris narcissus var. dentatus Butler, 1896; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1896 : 124, pl. 6, f. 3
Mylothris narcissus var. dulcis Thurau, 1903; Berl. ent. Z. 48 : 141
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris narcissus ab. decora Thurau, 1903; Berl. ent. Z. 48 : 141
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris narcissus var. aequimargo Thurau, 1903; Berl. ent. Z. 48 : 141, pl. 2, f. 13
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris sagala dentatus ; [AfrL]; [BAFR, 95 (text)]
M. s. swaynei Butler, [1899]
Ethiopia (highlands) Mylothris swaynei Butler, [1899]; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1898 : 822, TL: Ethiopia
Mylothris swaynei ; Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1900, Rhop. Exot. [1] 3: (Mylothris) 7, pl. 2, f. 8-9
Mylothris sagala swaynei ; [BAFR, 95 (text)]; [AfrL]
M. s. albissima Talbot, 1944
SW.Tanzania, N.Zambia, Zaire (Shaba, Lomami) Mylothris sagala albissima Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 170
Mylothris sagala albissima ; [BAFR, 95]; [AfrL]
M. s. seminigra D'Abrera, 1980
E.Tanzania (Uluguru Mts.) Mylothris sagala seminigra D'Abrera, 1980; [BAFR, 95], TL: Tanganyika Territory, Morogoro
Mylothris sagala seminigra Berger, 1980; Rev. Zool. Afr. 94 (4) : 861, TL: Tanganyika Territory, Morogoro
Mylothris sagala f. seminigra Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 171, TL: Tanganyika Territory, Morogoro
Mylothris sagala seminigra ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 15; [AfrL]
M. s. umtaliana d'Abrera, 1980
Rhodesia (Umtali) Mylothris sagala umtaliana d'Abrera, 1980; [BAFR, 95 (text)], TL: Mountains on the Rhodesia-Mozambique border
Mylothris sagala f. umtaliana van Son, 1949; Transv. Mus. Mem. 3: 228, TL: Mountains on the Rhodesia-Mozambique border
Mylothris sagala umtaliana ; [AfrL]
M. s. mayenceae Berger, 1987
Rwanda Mylothris sagala mayenceae Berger, 1987; Lambillionea 87 (5-6) : 71, TL: Rwanda
Mylothris sagala mayenceae ; [AfrL]
M. s. mahale Kielland, 1990
W.Tanzania Mylothris sagala mahale Kielland, 1990; Butterflies of Tanzania: 69, TL: Tanzania, Kioma, Mahale Mt., Ujamba, 2000m
Mylothris sagala mahale ; [AfrL]
M. s. oldeanensis Kielland, 1990
NE.Tanzania Mylothris sagala oldeanensis Kielland, 1990; Butterflies of Tanzania: 69, TL: Tanzania, Oldeani Mt.
Mylothris sagala oldeanensis ; [AfrL]

Mylothris jacksoni Sharpe, 1891
Nigeria, Cameroun - Ethiopia, S.Sudan, E.Zaire, Rwanda, Burundi, Kenya. See [About maps] Jackson's Dotted Border
Mylothris jacksoni Sharpe, 1891; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1891 : 190, pl. 16, f. 3, TL: S. Kavirondo and Kikuyu Escarpement
Mylothris sagala jacksoni ; [BAFR, 95]
Mylothris jacksoni ; [BK, 149]; [AfrL]

Larva on Loranthus [BK]

Mylothris sagala ab. striata Aurivillius, 1910; in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 13 : 36
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris sagala jacksoni f. insignis Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 170
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris jacksoni jacksoni ; [AfrL]
M. j. knutssoni Aurivillius, 1891
Cameroun (highlands) Mylothris knutssoni Aurivillius, 1891; Ent. Tidskr. 12 : 222, TL: Camerun
Mylothris sagala kutsoni f. discus Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 170
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris sagala knutsoni[sic, recte knutssoni] ; [BAFR, 95 (text)]
Mylothris jacksoni knutssoni ; [AfrL]
M. j. nagichota Talbot, 1944
S.Sudan (mountains) Mylothris sagala nagichota Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 160, 170
Mylothris sagala nagichota ; [BAFR, 95 (text)]
Mylothris jacksoni nagichota ; [AfrL]
M. j. cephisus Talbot, 1946
Kenya Mylothris sagala cephisus Talbot, 1946; Entomologist 79 : 33, TL: Kenya
Mylothris jacksoni cephisus ; [BK, 149 (note)]; [AfrL]
M. j. sagitta Clifton, 1980
Mt. Nyiro Mylothris sagala sagitta Clifton, 1980; in D'Abrera, Butterflies of the Afrotropical Region: 95, TL: Mt. Nyiro, 7000ft, Kenya
Mylothris jacksoni sagitta ; [BK, 149 (note)]; [AfrL]
M. j. cederici Collins, 1997
Mylothris jacksoni cederici Collins, 1997; in D'Abrera, Butts Afrotrop. Region (1): 108
Mylothris jacksoni cederici ; [AfrL]

Mylothris ruandana Strand, 1909
Rwanda, Burundi, E.Zaire (Kivu), SW.Uganda (Kigezi). See [About maps] Mylothris ruandana Strand, 1909; Soc. Ent. 24 (6) : 42
Mylothris ruandana ; Joicey & Talbot, 1921, Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (1) : 45, pl. 9, f. 4; [BAFR, 96]; [EBW]
Mylothris rwandana[sic, recte ruandana] ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 17
Mylothris ruandana ; [AfrL]

Mylothris leonora Krüger, 1928
E.Tanzania (Uluguru Mts.). See [About maps] Mylothris leonora Krüger, 1928; Int. ent. Zs. 22: 21, TL: Tanzania, "Ukami"
Mylothris leonora f. bondwa Berger, 1985; Lambillionea 84 (11/12) : 109, pl. 5, f. 6
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris crawshayi leonora ; [BAFR, 94 (text)]
Pseudomylothris leonora ; [EBW]
Mylothris leonora ; Vane-Wright & Liseki, 2011, J. Res. Lepid. 44 : 86; [AfrL]

The bernice species-group

Mylothris bernice (Hewitson, 1866)
-. See [About maps] Pieris bernice Hewitson, 1866; Ill. exot. Butts [1] (Pieris VIII): [43], pl. [23], f. 52-53, TL: Gaboon
Mylothris bernice ; [EBW]; [AfrL]

Larva on Polygonum barbatum [BK], Persicaria attenuata ssp. pulchra [AfrL]

Gabon, C.Zaire, Cameroun Mylothris bernice ♀ f. pallescens Gaede, 1916; Int. ent. Z. 9 (20): 105
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris bernice bernice ; [BAFR, 103]; [AfrL]
M. b. albescens Berger, 1981
Zaire Mylothris bernice albescens Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 72, TL: Mongala, Lisala
Mylothris bernice albescens ; [AfrL]
M. b. nigrovenosa Berger, 1981
Zaire (Ituri) Mylothris bernice nigrovenosa Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 72, TL: Ituri, Nioka
Mylothris bernice nigrovenosa ; [AfrL]
M. b. overlaeti Berger, 1981
Zaire, Zambia Mylothris bernice overlaeti Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 72, TL: Lualaba, Kapanga
Mylothris bernice overlaeti ; [AfrL]

Mylothris carcassoni van Son, 1948
Rhodesia. See [About maps] Mylothris carcassoni van Son, 1948; Entomologist 81 : 203, TL: Rhodesia-Mozambique border, S of Umtali
Mylothris carcassoni ; [EBW]; [AfrL]

 

Mylothris aburi Larsen & Collins, 2003
Ghana, E.Senegal, Guinea, Ghana, Togo, N.Nigeria. See [About maps] Mylothris aburi Larsen & Collins, 2003; Metmorphosis 14 (3): 66, TL: Ghana
Mylothris aburi ; [AfrL]

Mylothris alberici Dufrane, 1940
W.Uganda, Rwanda, Congo. See [About maps] Mylothris alberici Dufrane, 1940; Bull. Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 80 : 129, TL: Kamuhima
Mylothris croceus f. marginea Joicey & Talbot, 1925; Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (9) 16 (96) : 644
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris marginea Jackson, 1956; J. E Afr. Nat. Hist. Soc. 23 : 64, TL: Uganda
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris alberici ; [AfrL]

Mylothris alcuana Grünberg, 1910
-. See [About maps] Mylothris alcuana Grünberg, 1910; S.B. Ges. naturf. Fr. Berl. 10 : 480, TL: Equatorilia Guinea
Mylothris alcuana ; [AfrL]
Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, N.Congo Mylothris alcuana alcuana ; [AfrL]
M. a. binza Berger, 1981
Zaire Mylothris alcuana binza Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 68
Mylothris alcuana binza ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 3; [AfrL]
M. a. shaba Berger, 1981
Zaire, Zambia Mylothris alcuana shaba Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 68
Mylothris alcuana shaba ; [AfrL]

Mylothris atewa Berger, 1980
Ghana. See [About maps] Mylothris atewa Berger, 1980; Lambillionea 79 (9-10) : 75, TL: Ghana
Mylothris atewa ; [AfrL]

Mylothris basalis Aurivillius, 1907
Congo, W.Tanzania. See [About maps] Mylothris basalis Aurivillius, 1907; Ark. Zool. 3 (19) : 5, TL: Congo
Mylothris basalis ; [AfrL]

Mylothris celisi Berger, 1981
Zaire (Ituri, Kivu). See [About maps] Mylothris celisi Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 67, TL: Kivu-Nord, Lubero-Mulo
Mylothris celisi ; [AfrL]

Mylothris citrina Aurivillius, 1898
Tanzania, Kenya/Uganda border, E.Zaire. See [About maps] Mylothris citrina Aurivillius, 1898; Ent. Tidskr. 19 : 182, TL: Tanzania[?], Bagamoyo
Mylothris citrina ; [AfrL]
Tanzania (coast nr. Morogoro and Dar-es-Salaam) Mylothris citrina citrina ; [BAFR, 99]; [AfrL]
M. c. holochroma Talbot, 1944
E.Zaire Mylothris citrina holochroma Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 167, TL: Belgian Congo, Kisenyi
Mylothris citrina holochroma ; [BAFR, 99 (text)]; [AfrL]
M. c. orientalis Talbot, 1946
Kenya Mylothris citrina orientalis Talbot, 1946; Entomologist 79 : 33
Mylothris citrina orientalis ; [BAFR, 99]; [BK, 150]; [AfrL]

Mylothris crawshayi Butler, 1896
-. See [About maps] Mylothris crawshayi Butler, 1896; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1896 : 124, pl. 6, f. 4, TL: Nyankowa Mt., 6500ft; Kantorongoro Mt., 5000ft, Nyika
Mylothris crawshayi ; [AfrL]

Larva on Phragmanthera usuiensis [AfrL]

N.Malawi, E.Zambia Mylothris crawshayi crawshayi ; [BAFR, 94]; [AfrL]
M. c. bunduki Berger, 1980
E.Tanzania Mylothris crawshayi bunduki Berger, 1980; Rev. Zool. Afr. 94 (4) : 874
Mylothris crawshayi f. iringa Berger, 1985; Lambillionea 84 (11/12) : 110
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris crawshayi bunduki ; [AfrL]

Mylothris dimidiata Aurivillius, 1898
Sierra Leone. See [About maps] Mylothris dimidiata Aurivillius, 1898; Ent. Tidskr. 19 : 182, TL: Sierra Leone
Mylothris sulphurea basalis f. pallescens Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 167, TL: Ivory Coast, Patokla
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris dimidiata ; [AfrL]

Mylothris ducarmei Hecq, 2001
Zaire. See [About maps] Mylothris ducarmei Hecq, 2001; Lambillionea 101 (1) : 76, TL: Kasisi, Kivu
Mylothris ducarmei ; [AfrL]

Mylothris elodina Talbot, 1944
-. See [About maps] Mylothris elodina Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 165, TL: Cameroons
Mylothris elodina ; [AfrL]
Cameroun, Gabon - N.Angola Mylothris elodina elodina ; [BAFR, 96]; [AfrL]
M. e. diva Berger, 1954
Zaire (Kasai - Ituri) Mylothris elodina diva Berger, 1954; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 50 : 343
Mylothris elodina diva ; [BAFR, 96 (text)]; [AfrL]
M. e. pelenge Berger, 1981
Zaire (Shaba) Mylothris elodina pelenge Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 64, TL: Shaba
Mylothris elodina pelenge ; [AfrL]

Mylothris erlangeri Pagenstecher, 1902
S.Ethiopia. See [About maps] Mylothris erlangeri Pagenstecher, 1902; Jahrb. Nassau Ver. Naturk. 55 : 163, pl. 2, f. 7-8
Mylothris erlangeri ; [BAFR, 100]; [AfrL]

Mylothris ertli Suffert, 1904
Mylothris ertli Suffert, 1904; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 127, pl. 3, f. 6, TL: Victoria Nyanza
Mylothris ertli ; [AfrL]

Mylothris eximia Hecq, 2005
Nigeria. See [About maps] Mylothris eximia Hecq, 2005; Lambillionea 105 (1) : 131, TL: Nigeria
Mylothris eximia ; [AfrL]

Mylothris flaviana Grose-Smith, 1898
-. See [About maps] Mylothris flaviana Grose-Smith, 1898; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 1 (3) : 246, TL: Cameroons
Mylothris flaviana ; Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1900, Rhop. Exot. [1] 3: (Mylothris) 2, pl. 1, f. 8-9; [AfrL]
W.Cameroons, E.Nigeria Mylothris solilucis Schultze, 1914; Ent. Rundsch. 31 (12) : 70, TL: S.Cameroon
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris flaviana var. aurantiaca Rebel, 1914; Ann. k.k. naturh. Hofmus. Wien. 28 : 225
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris flaviana flaviana ; [AfrL]
M. f. interposita Joicey & Talbot, 1921
SE.Cameroon, Congo, Zaire, Tanzania Mylothris interposita Joicey & Talbot, 1921; Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (1) : 44, pl. 9, f. 1, TL: Bafwasende
Mylothris flaviana interposita ; [AfrL]

Mylothris hilara (Karsch, 1892)
Nigeria - W.Kenya. See [About maps] Pieris hilara Karsch, 1892; Ent. Nachr. 18 (11/12) : 169
Mylothris hilara ; [BK, 151]; [AfrL]
Guinea, Nigeria, Cameroon Mylothris hilara hilara ; [AfrL]
M. h. furvus Bernardi, 1953
Equatorial Guinea Mylothris poppea hilara ♀ f. furvus Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 168, TL: Fernando Po
Mylothris poppea furvus Bernardi, 1953; Bull. I.F.A.N. (A) 15 : 1438, TL: Fernando Po
Mylothris poppea furvus ; [BAFR, 100]
Mylothris hilara furvus ; [AfrL]
M. h. goma Berger, 1981
Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Congo, Zaire, Uganda, W.Kenya Mylothris hilara goma Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 61
Mylothris hilara goma ; [BK, 151 (note)]; [AfrL]

Mylothris humbloti (Oberthür, 1888)
Comoro Is. Pieris humbloti Oberthür, 1888; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. (6) 8 : xlii
Mylothris humbloti ; [BAFR, 96]; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 16
Mylothris ngaziya humbloti ; auth.
Mylothris humbloti ; [AfrL]

Mylothris jaopura Karsch, 1893
Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, S.Nigeria, W.Cameroons. See [About maps] Mylothris jaopura Karsch, 1893; Berl. ent. Z. 38 (1/2) : 232
Mylothris jaopura ; [AfrL]

Mylothris kahusiana Hecq, 2001
Zaire (Kivu). See [About maps] Mylothris kahusiana Hecq, 2001; Lambillionea 101 (1) : 76, TL: Kivu
Mylothris kahusiana ; [AfrL]

Mylothris kiellandi Berger, 1985
Tanzania. See [About maps] Mylothris kiellandi Berger, 1985; Lambillionea 84 (11/12) : 108
Mylothris kiellandi ; [AfrL]

Mylothris kilimensis Kielland, 1990
-. See [About maps] Mylothris kilimensis Kielland, 1990; Butterflies of Tanzania: 67, TL: Tanzania
Mylothris kilimensis ; [AfrL]
S.Kenya, NE.Tanzania Mylothris kilimensis kilimensis ; [AfrL]
M. k. rondonis Kielland, 1990
E.Tanzania Mylothris kilimensis rondonis Kielland, 1990; Butterflies of Tanzania: 67, TL: Lindi, Rondo Platau, 800m
Mylothris kilimensis rondonis ; [AfrL]

Mylothris kiwuensis Grünberg, 1910
Uganda, W.Kenya?. See [About maps] Mylothris kiwuensis Grünberg, 1910; Soc. Ent. 24 (19) : 145
Mylothris kiwuensis ; [AfrL]
Zaire, Rwanda Mylothris flavicosta Rebel, 1914; Ann. k.k. naturh. Hofmus. Wien. 28 : 225
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris rhodope muanensis Dufrane, 1948; Bull. Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 84 : 164
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris kiwuensis kiwuensis ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 6
Mylothris rhodope muanensis ; [BAFR, 102 (text)]
Mylothris flavicosta flavicosta ; [BAFR, 101]
Mylothris kiwuensis kiwuensis ; [AfrL]
M. k. rhodopoides Talbot, 1944
Lake Victoria (W shore), Uganda, W.Kenya Mylothris kiwuensis rhodopoides Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 169
Mylothris flavicosta rhodopoides ; [BAFR, 101]
Mylothris kiwuensis rhodopoides ; [BK, 152]; [AfrL]
M. k. katera Berger, 1979
Uganda Mylothris kiwuensis katera Berger, 1979; Rev. Zool. afr. 93 (2) : 5
Mylothris kiwuensis katera ; [AfrL]
M. k. marielouisae Berger, 1979
Zaire Mylothris kiwuensis marielouisae Berger, 1979; Rev. Zool. afr. 93 (2) : 4
Mylothris kiwuensis marielouisae ; [AfrL]

Mylothris knoopi Hecq, 2005
Nigeria. See [About maps] Mylothris knoopi Hecq, 2005; Lambillionea 105 (1) : 131
Mylothris knoopi ; [AfrL]

Mylothris lucens Hecq, 2005
Nigeria. See [About maps] Mylothris lucens Hecq, 2005; Lambillionea 105 (1) : 131
Mylothris lucens ; [AfrL]

Mylothris mafuga Berger, 1981
Zaire, Uganda. See [About maps] Mylothris mafuga Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 66
Mylothris mafuga ; [AfrL]

Mylothris mavunda Hancock & Heath, 1985
Zambia. See [About maps] Mylothris mavunda Hancock & Heath, 1985; Arnoldia. Zimbabwe 9 (15) : 232
Mylothris mavunda ; [AfrL]

Mylothris mortoni Blachier, 1912
-. See [About maps] Mylothris mortoni Blachier, 1912; Bull. Soc. Lep. Genève 2 : 173
Mylothris mortoni ; [AfrL]
N.Ethiopia, E.Ethiopia Mylothris mortoni mortoni ; [BAFR, 102]; [AfrL]
M. m. balkis Ungemach, 1932
W.Ethiopia Mylothris mortoni balkis Ungemach, 1932; Mém. Soc. Sci. nat. phys. Maroc 32 : 23
Mylothris mortoni balkis ♀ f. continua Ungemach, 1932; Mém. Soc. Sci. nat. phys. Maroc 32 : 23
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris mortoni balkis ; [BAFR, 102 (text)]; [AfrL]

Mylothris ngaziya (Oberthür, 1888)
Comoro Is. Pieris ngaziya Oberthür, 1888; Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. (6) 8 : xli
Mylothris nagaziya[sic]f. albunea Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 165
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris ngaziya ; [BAFR, 96]; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 14; [AfrL]

Mylothris nubila (Möschler, 1884)
-. See [About maps] Tachyris poppea var. (ab.) nubila Möschler, 1884; Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 33 : 275
Mylothris nubila ; [AfrL]
Cameroun, Gabon, São Tomé I. Mylothris nubila nubila ; [BAFR, 102 (text)]; [AfrL]
M. n. canescens Joicey & Talbot, 1922
E.Zaire, SW.Uganda Mylothris canescens Joicey & Talbot, 1922; Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (2) : 339, TL: Osa-Lowa Watershed, E. Congo
Mylothris pernaria Hulstaert, 1924; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 12 : 91
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris nubila canescens ♂ f. nivescens Berger, 1954; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 50 : 344
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris nubila canescens ; [BAFR, 102]; [AfrL]
M. n. fontainei Berger, 1952
S.Zaire (central) Mylothris nubila fontainei Berger, 1952; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 46 : 321
Mylothris nubila fontainei ; [BAFR, 102 (text)]; [AfrL]
M. n. somereni Talbot, 1946
E.Uganda (Mt. Elgon) Mylothris rhodope somereni Talbot, 1946; Entomologist 79 : 33
Mylothris nubila somereni ; [BAFR, 102 (text)]; [AfrL]

Mylothris ochracea Aurivillius, 1895
lowland forest (Cameroun, Zaire - W.Uganda). See [About maps] Mylothris ochracea Aurivillius, 1895; Ent. Tidskr. 16 : 259, pl. 3, f. 1
Mylothris ochracea ; [BAFR, 99]; [AfrL]

Mylothris ochrea Berger, 1981
Zaire (Kivu). See [About maps] Mylothris ochrea Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 69
Mylothris sjostedti ♀ f. ochrea Berger, 1952; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 46 : 321
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris ochrea ♀ f. cedrata Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 69
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris ochrea ♀ f. nivea Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 69
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris ochrea ; [AfrL]

Mylothris phileris (Boisduval, 1833)
Madagascar. See [About maps] Pieris phileris Boisduval, 1833; Faun. ent. Madagascar, Lépid. : 17, pl. 2, f. 3-4, TL: Madagascar
Mylothris agathina thinaga Suffert, 1904; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 73, TL: Madagascar
= ; [AfrL]
Pieris phileris f. aurata Oberthür, 1923; Etud. Lépid. Comp. 21 (2) : 120
= ; [AfrL]
Pieris phileris f. flavescens Oberthür, 1923; Etud. Lépid. Comp. 21 (2) : 120
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris phileris ; [BAFR, 96]
Mylothris phileris f. aurata ; [BAFR, 97, fig.]
Mylothris phileris f. flavescens ; [BAFR, 97, fig.]
Mylothris phileris ; [MadL]; [AfrL]

Mylothris pluviata Berger, 1980
Tanzania. See [About maps] Mylothris pluviata Berger, 1980; Rev. Zool. Afr. 94 (4) : 865
Mylothris poppea rhodesiana ♀ f. pluviata Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 168
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris pluviata ; [AfrL]

Mylothris polychroma Berger, 1981
Rwanda. See [About maps] Mylothris polychroma Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 69
Mylothris polychroma ♀ f. semirufa Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 69
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris polychroma ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 2; [AfrL]

Mylothris primulina Butler, 1897
Nigeria. See [About maps] Mylothris primulina Butler, 1897; Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 19 (114) : 627, TL: Ondo country, Lagos
Mylothris primulina ; Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1900, Rhop. Exot. [1] 3: (Mylothris) 5, pl. 2, f. 1-2; [AfrL]

Mylothris rembina (Plötz, 1880)
Gambia - Cameroun, Gabon, W.Zaire, N.Angola. See [About maps] Pieris (?chloris var.) rembina Plötz, 1880; Stettin ent. Ztg 41 (4-6): 205, TL: Rembo R., Mungo
Mylothris subfusa Crowley, 1890; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1890 : 551, pl. 18, f. 3, TL: Cameroons
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris camerunica Aurivillius, 1891; Ent. Tidskr. 12 : 220, TL: Camerun
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris chloris ♀-f. infuscata Bartel, 1905; Novit. Zool. 12 : 149
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris rembina ♀-f. fusca Bartel, 1905; Novit. Zool. 12 : 149, TL: Gaboon
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris aneria Hulstaert, 1924; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 12 : 92
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris rembina ♀ f. semifusca Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 167
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris rembina ♀ f. arctata Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 167
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris rembina f. semifusca ; [BAFR, 98, fig.]
Mylothris rembina ; [BAFR, 99]; [AfrL]

Mylothris rubricosta (Mabille, 1890)
Zambia, Malawi - E.Africa, E.Zaire. See [About maps] Eastern Swamp Dotted Border
Pieris rubricosta Mabille, 1890; Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (6) 10 : 28
Mylothris bernice rubricosta ; [PBSA]; [BAFR, 103]
Mylothris rubricosta ; [BK, 152]; [AfrL]

Larva on Persicaria barbata [AfrL]

S.Sudan, Ethiopia, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, Zairo, Kenya, Tanzania, Zambia, Mozambique Mylothris mackenziana Sharpe, 1891; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1891 : 190, pl. 16, f. 5, TL: Kavirondo
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris berenice[sic] berenicides Holland, 1896; Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 18 (1098) : 756
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris sulphureotincta Strand, 1909; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 22 (2/3) : 109
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris bernice rubricosta ♀ f. fuscescens Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 171
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris bernice ♀ f. aethra Stoneham, 1957; Bull. Stoneham Mus. (68): [1], TL: Sassu, Cameroun
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris bernice berenicides ; [AfrL]
Mylothris rubricosta rubricosta ; [AfrL]
M. r. pulchra Berger, 1981
Rwanda Mylothris rubricosta pulchra Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 73
Mylothris rubricosta pulchra ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 8; [AfrL]
M. r. attenuata Talbot, 1944
Victoria Falls, Botswana (Okavango), Malawi, Zambia, S.Zaire (Shaba) Mylothris bernice attenuata Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 171
Mylothris bernice attenuata ; [BAFR, 103]
Mylothris rubricosta attenuata ; [AfrL]

Mylothris rueppellii (Koch, 1865)
Ethiopia, Kenya, Uganda - S.Africa, Nigeria. See [About maps] Rüppell's Dotted Border
Pieris rüppellii Koch, 1865; Indo.-Austral. Lep.-Fauna: 88
Mylothris rüppelli ; Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1900, Rhop. Exot. [1] 3: (Mylothris) 2, pl. 1, f. 6-7
Mylothris rueppellii ; [AfrL]

Larva on ?Erianthemum dregei, Tapinanthus oleifolius, T. rubromarginatus, Globimetula pachyclada, Phragmanthera usuiensis usuiensis, Ximenia caffra [AfrL]

Ethiopia (highlands) Mylothris rüppellii kikuyuensis ♀-f. kaffana Riley, 1921; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1921 (1-2) : 236
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris rueppelli rueppellii ; [BAFR, 100]
Mylothris rueppellii rueppellii ; [AfrL]
M. r. haemus (Trimen, 1879)
Transkei, Natal, Swaziland, Transvaal, S.Moçambique, Rhodesia Pieris haemus Trimen, 1879; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1879 (4) : 342, TL: S.Africa
Mylothris poppea haemus ; [PBSA]
Mylothris rueppellii haemus ; [BAFR, 100 (text)]; [AfrL]

Larva on Loranthus spp. [PBSA]

M. r. rhodesiana Riley, 1921
N.Mozambique, Malawi, Tanzania, Zambia, S.Zaire (Shaba), SE.Angola Mylothris rüppellii rhodesiana Riley, 1921; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1921 (1-2) : 236, pl. 5, f. 1-2, TL: NW.Rhodesia, Kashitu; Solwezi
Mylothris ruppellii[sic] rhodesiana ab. pallidior Hulstaert, 1924; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 12 : 92
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris rueppellii rhodesiana ; [BAFR, 100 (text)]; [AfrL]
M. r. septentrionalis Carpenter, 1928
S.Sudan Mylothris rueppellii septentrionalis Carpenter, 1928; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 76 : 31, pl. 2, f. 3
Mylothris rueppellii septentrionalis ; [BAFR, 100 (text)]; [AfrL]
M. r. tirikensis Neave, 1904
highlands (Uganda, Kenya, N.Tanzania) Mylothris tirikensis Neave, 1904; Novit. Zool. 11 : 341, pl. 1, f. 9, TL: Tiriki Hills
Mylothris rueppelli ♀-f. kikuyensis Bartel, 1905; Novit. Zool. 12 : 150, TL: E.Africa, Kikuyu
= ; [BK, 151]; [AfrL]
Mylothris rüppellii kikuyuensis ♂-f. kenia Riley, 1921; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1921 (1-2) : 236
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris ruppellii[sic] kikuyuensis ab. aspilota Hulstaert, 1924; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 12 : 92
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris rueppellii tirikensis ; [BK, 151]; [BAFR, 100]; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 1; [AfrL]
M. r. ssp.? ?Bernardi
Ethiopia Mylothris rueppellii ssp.? ; [BAFR, 100]
M. r. josi Larsen, 1986
Nigeria Mylothris rueppellii josi Larsen, 1986; Bull. I.F.A.N. (A) 45 : 153
Mylothris rueppellii josi ; [AfrL]

Mylothris schoutedeni Berger, 1952
E.Zaire (Kivu). See [About maps] Mylothris schoutedeni Berger, 1952; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 46 : 319, TL: Kivu, Kahusha
Mylothris schoutedeni ; [BAFR, 102 (text)]; [AfrL]

Mylothris schumanni Suffert, 1904
Ghana - Tanzania, W.Kenya. See [About maps] Mylothris schumanni Suffert, 1904; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 71, TL: Insel Konakry
Mylothris schumanni ; [AfrL]

Larva on Loranthaceae [BK]

Mylothris fernandina Schultze, 1914; Ent. Rundsch. 31 (3) : 13, TL: Sta. Isabel
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris schumanni schumanni ; [AfrL]
M. s. uniformis Talbot, 1944
W.Kenya, Uganda Mylothris rhodope uniformis Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 169, TL: Mabiri Forest, Kyagive, Mulange
Mylothris schumanni uniformis ; [BK, 152]
Mylothris rhodope uniformis ; [BAFR, 102 (text)]
Mylothris schumanni uniformis ; [AfrL]
M. s. zairiensis Berger, 1981
Zaire, Zambia Mylothris schumanni zairiensis Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 71, TL: Sankuru, Katako-Kombe
Mylothris schumanni ♀ f. immaculata Berger, 1981; Les Papillons du Zaire: 71, TL: Uele, Isoro
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris schumanni zairiensis ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 5; [AfrL]

Mylothris similis Lathy, 1906
-. See [About maps] Mylothris similis Lathy, 1906; Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1906 (1) : 6, pl. 2, f. 2-3, TL: Malanje, Br. Central Africa
Mylothris similis ; [AfrL]
Malawi, Tanzania Mylothris similis similis ; [BAFR, 96]; [AfrL]
M. s. dollmani Riley, 1921
Tanzania, Zambia, S.Zaire (Shaba) Mylothris dollmani Riley, 1921; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1921 (1-2) : 237, pl. 5, f. 4-6, TL: NW.Rhodesia, Solwezi
Mylothris dollmani ♀ f. flavida Riley, 1921; Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1921 (1-2) : 239, pl. 5, f. 6, TL: NW.Rhodesia, Solwezi
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris similis dollmani ; [BAFR, 96]
Mylothris similis dollmani f. flavida ; [BAFR, 97, fig.]
Mylothris similis dollmani ; [AfrL]
M. s. noel Talbot, 1944
Uganda Mylothris similis noel Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 164, TL: N.Bugishu, Elgon, Bulago, c. 7000ft
Mylothris similis noel ; [BAFR, 96 (text)]; [AfrL]

Mylothris sjostedti Aurivillius, 1895
-. See [About maps] Mylothris sjöstedti Aurivillius, 1895; Ent. Tidskr. 16 : 260, pl. 3, f. 2, TL: Kitta
Mylothris sjostedti ; [AfrL]
Cameroun, Nigeria, Zaire Mylothris sjostedti sjostedti ; [BAFR, 101]; [AfrL]
M. s. hecqui Berger, 1952
E.Zaire (Ituri), W.Uganda (Kigezi) Mylothris sjostedti hecqui Berger, 1952; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 46 : 320, TL: Kibali-Ituri, km 132 de la route Beni-Irumu
Mylothris sjostedti hecqui ; [BAFR, 101 (text)]; [AfrL]

Mylothris spica (Möschler, 1884)
-. See [About maps] Tachyris poppea var. (?ab.) spica Möschler, 1884; Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 33 : 277, TL: Ghana, "Goldküste (Aburi)"
Mylothris spica ; [AfrL]
Ghana Mylothris spica spica ; [AfrL]
M. s. gabela Berger, 1979
Angola Mylothris spica gabela Berger, 1979; Rev. Zool. afr. 93 (2) : 7, TL: 7 mls W. de Gabela
Mylothris spica gabela ; [AfrL]

Mylothris subsolana Hecq, 2001
Zaire, Uganda. See [About maps] Mylothris subsolana Hecq, 2001; Lambillionea 101 (1) : 74, TL: Thsibindda, Kivu
Mylothris subsolana ; [AfrL]

Mylothris sulphurea Aurivillius, 1895
Sierra Leone - Cameroun, Zaire, Uganda, W.Tanzania. See [About maps] Mylothris sulphurea Aurivillius, 1895; Ent. Tidskr. 16 : 259, pl. 3, f. 3, TL: Ekundu, N'Dian
Mylothris flavia Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1900; Rhop. Exot. [1] 3: (Mylothris) 6, pl. 2, f. 6-7
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris semiflava Schultze, 1914; Ent. Rundsch. 31 (3) : 13, TL: Cameroon
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris beethoveni Suffert, 1904; Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 70, TL: Camerun
= ; Larsen, 2005, 107; [AfrL]
Mylothris sulphurea ; [BAFR, 100]; [AfrL]

Mylothris superbus Kielland, 1985
Tanzania. See [About maps] Mylothris superbus Kielland, 1985; Lambillionea 85 (11-12) : 99, TL: Morogoro Distr., east side of Nguru Mt.
Mylothris superbius[sic] ; [NHM]
Mylothris superbus ; [AfrL]

Mylothris talboti Berger, 1980
Tanzania. See [About maps] Mylothris talboti Berger, 1980; Rev. Zool. Afr. 94 (4) : 868, TL: Dar-es-Salaam
Mylothris yulei ertli ♀ f. talboti Berger, 1952; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 46 : 322, TL: Dar-es-Salaam
Mylothris talboti ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 30, pl. 47, f. 7; [AfrL]

Mylothris yulei Butler, 1897
Rhodesia, Moçambique, Cameroun - Kenya, Malawi. See [About maps] Yule's Dotted Border
Mylothris yulei Butler, 1897; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1896 : 853, pl. 43, f. 2, TL: Kilima-njaro
Mylothris yulei ; [BK, 152]; [AfrL]

Larva on Hevea brasiliensis, Theobroma cacao, Globimetula anguliflora [AfrL]

Zaire (Shaba, Kivu), Kenya, Tanzania, Malawi, N.Zambia, Mozambique, E.Rhodesia (Chirinda) Mylothris yulei ab. sulphurascens Hulstaert, 1924; Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 12 : 92, TL: Luanza
= ; [AfrL]
Mylothris yulei suplhurascens ; Berger, 1954, Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 50 : 344
Mylothris yulei sulphurascens ; [BAFR, 102 (text)]
Mylothris yulei yulei ; [BK, 152 (note)]; [BAFR, 102]; [AfrL]
M. y. amhara Ungemach, 1932
S.Ethiopia Mylothris latimargo amhara Ungemach, 1932; Mém. Soc. Sci. nat. phys. Maroc 32 : 25, TL: Ethiopia, Alenga
Mylothris yulei amhara ; [BAFR, 102]; [AfrL]
M. y. bansoana Talbot, 1944
E.Nigeria, W.Cameroun Mylothris yulei bansoana Talbot, 1944; Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 168, TL: nr Banso, western Cameroons, 3000ft
Mylothris yulei bansoana ; [BAFR, 102 (text)]; [AfrL]
M. y. latimargo Joicey & Talbot, 1921
W.Kenya, Uganda, NW.Tanzania Mylothris latimargo Joicey & Talbot, 1921; Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (1) : 45, pl. 9, f. 2-3, TL: Kavirondo, E.Africa
Mylothris yulei latimargo ; [BK, 152 (note)]; [BAFR, 102 (text)]; [AfrL]


Unknown or unplaced taxa

nguru Kielland
Mylothris nguru ; [NHM]

Mylothris analis Aurivillius, 1907; Ark. Zool. 3 (19) : 4, TL: French Congo, Bonga
Mylothris analis ; [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
[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
[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
[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
[PBSA]
Dickson, C.G.C (ed.), Kroon, D.M.; Pennington's Butterflies of Southern Africa; AD. DONKER 1978


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, 1895
Beiträge zur Kenntniss der Insektenfaun von Kamerun. 2. Tagfalter Ent. Tidskr. 16 : 195-220, : 255-268
Aurivillius, 1898
Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika Ent. Tidskr. 19 : 177-186
Aurivillius, 1907
Diagnosen neuer Lepidopteren aus Afrika Ark. Zool. 3 (19) : 1-7
Aurivillius, 1910
Die Gross-Schmetteringe der Erde; 13 Band; Die Afrikanischen Tagfalter in Seitz, Gross-Schmett. Erde 13 : 1-613, pl. 1-80
Bartel, 1905
Neue Aethiopische Rhopalocera des Kgl. Museums für Naturkunde in Berlin Novit. Zool. 12 : 129-152
Berger, 1952
Descriptions préliminaires de Mylothris nouveaux du Musée Royal du Congo Belge (Lepidoptera-Pieridae) Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 46 : 319-322
Berger, 1979
Espèces peu connues et description de nouvelles sous-espèces de Mylothris (Lepidoptera, Pieridae) Rev. Zool. afr. 93 (2) : 1-9
Berger, 1980
Description d'un nouveau Mylothris Hübner (Lep, Pieridae) Lambillionea 79 (9-10) : 75-76
Berger, 1980
Mission entomologique du Musée Royal de l'Afrique Centrale aux Monts Uluguru, Tanzanie (L. Berger, N. Leleup et J. Debecker, V-VIII.1971) 25. Lepidoptera Papilionidae et Pieridae Rev. Zool. Afr. 94 (4) : 861-880
Berger, 1985
Mylothris kiellandi n. sp. Lambillionea 84 (11/12) : 108-110
Berger, 1987
Une nouvelle sous-espèce de Mylothris sagala Gr.-Sm. Lepidoptera-Pieridae Lambillionea 87 (5-6) : 71-73
Bernardi, 1953
Lépidoptères Pieridae recueillis à Fernando-Poo par MM. P.L. Dekeyser, P. Lepesme Bull. I.F.A.N. (A) 15 : 1437-1440
Blachier, 1912
Espèces ou formes nouvelles de Lépidoptères africains appartenant aux genres Acraea et Mylothris Bull. Soc. Lep. Genève 2 : 173-177
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, 1836
Histoire Naturelle des Insectes. Species Général des Lépidoptéres. Tome Premier Hist. nat. Ins., Spec. gén. Lépid. 1 : 1-690, pl. 1-24
Butler, 1869
Descriptions of New Rhopalocera from the Collection of Herbert Druce Esq. Cistula ent. 1 (1) : 1-16
Butler, 1887
On two small Collections of African Lepidoptera recently received from Mr. H. H. Johnston Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1887 : 567-574
Butler, 1888
On the Lepidoptera received from Dr. Emin Pascha [from Equatorial Africa] Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1888 : 56-85
Butler, 1888
Descriptions of some new Lepidoptera from Kilima-njaro Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1888 : 91-98
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, 1896
On a collection of Butterflies obtained by Mr. Richard Crawshay in Nyasa-land, between the months of January and April 1895b Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1896 : 108-136, pl. 6
Butler, 1897
On a collection of Lepidoptera from Nyasa-land presented to the museum by Sir Harry Johnston, K.C.B, and collected by Mr. J. B. Yule Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1896 : 851-855, pl. 43
Butler, 1897
On a new African Pierine Butterfly of the Genus Mylothris Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 19 (114) : 627
Butler, [1899]
A list of Butterflies obtained in the Harar Highlands by Capt. H. G. C. Swayne, R. E. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1898 : 821-822
Carpenter, 1928
Two collections of butterflies from the S.E. corner of the Sudan Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 76 : 25-54
Le Cerf, 1927
Lépidoptères nouveaus du Muséum d'Histoire Naturelle de Paris et notes diverses Encycl. ent. (B.3 Lep.) 2: 44-58, 1pl
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)
Crowley, 1890
On some new species of African diurnal Lepidoptera Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1890 : 551-556, pl. 17-18
Drury, 1782
Illustrations of natural history; wherein are exhibited ... Illust. Nat. Hist. Exot. Insects 3 : 1-76, pl. 1-50
Dufrane, 1940
Lepidopteres du Kivu (2e note) Bull. Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 80 : 129-134
Dufrane, 1947
Pieridae Bull. Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 83 (1/2) : 46-73
Dufrane, 1948
Lepidopteres du Kivu (4e note) Bull. Ann. Soc. ent. Belg. 84 : 160-168
Fabricius, 1775
Systema Entomologiae, sistens Insectorum Classes, Ordines, Genera, Species, Adiectis Synonymis, Locis, Descriptionibus, Observationibus. Syst. Ent.: 832pp
Gabriel, 1954
Lepidoptera Rhopalocera. British Museum (Natural History) expedition to south-west Arabia 1937-8 Exped. S.W. Arabia 1937-38, 1 : 351-391
Gaede, 1916
Neue Afrikanische Lepidoptera des Berliner Zoologisches Museums Int. ent. Z. 9 (7): 38-40, (13): 71-72, (13): 73-74, (15): 79-80, pl. 1, (20): 105-106, (21): 109-112, (24): 125-126
Grose-Smith, 1886
Description of two new species of Pieridae from Zanzibar Ent. mon. Mag. 23 : 32
Grose-Smith, 1898
Descriptions of Three new Species of African Butterflies in his own Collections Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (7) 1 (3) : 245-246
Grose-Smith & Kirby, 1900
Rhopalocera Exotica, being Illustrations of New, Rare, and Unfigured Species of Butterflies Rhop. Exot. [1] 1: (Ornithoptera) 1-2, pl. 1 (1887), [1] 2: (Ornithoptera) 3-4, pl. 2 (1892), [1] 3: (Ornithoptera) [5-6] 1-2, pl. 3 (1900), [1] 3: (Ornithoptera) 7-8, pl. 4 (1901), [1] 1: (Papilio) 1-2, pl. 1 (1887), [1] 1: (Papilio) 3-5,7-14, pl. 2-6 (1888), [1] 1: (Papilio) 15-20, pl. 7-9 (1890), [1] 1: (Papilio) 21-25, pl. 10-11 (1891), [1] 2: (Papilio) 27-31, pl. 12-13 (1893), [1] 2: (Papilio) 33-35, pl. 14 (1894), [1] 2: (Papilio) 37-38, pl. 15 (1895), [1] 2: (Papilio) 39-40, pl. 16 (1897), [1] 3: (Papilio) 41-46, pl. 17-19 (1899), [1] 3: (Papilio) 47-48, pl. 20 (1900), [1] 3: (Papilio) 49-50, pl. 21 (1901), [1] 3: (Papilio) 51-55, pl. 22-23 (1902), [1] 1: (Delias) 1-3, pl. 1 (1889), [1] 2: (Delias) 5-7, 9-11, pl. 2-3 (1893), [1] 2: (Delias) 12-18, pl. 4-5 (1895), [1] 2: (Delias) 20-22, pl. 6 (1896), [1] 3: (Delias) 24-26, pl. 7 (1897), [1] 3: (Delias) 28-35, pl. 8-9 (1901), [1] 3: (Delias) 36-38, pl. 10 (1902), [1] 1: (Pieridae) 1-3, pl. 1 (1888), [1] 2: (Pinacopteryx) 1-4, pl. 1 (1893), [1] 1: (Callosune) 1-3, pl. 1 (1889), [1] 3: (Huphina) 1-7, pl. 1-2 (1898), [1] 3: (Huphina) [8],9-10, pl. 3 (1899), [1] 1: (Elodina) 1-4, pl. 1 (1890), [1] 1: (Belenois) 1-4, pl. 1 (1892), [1] 2: (Belenois) 5-8, pl. 2 (1892), [1] 3: (Mylothris) 1-3, 5-7, pl. 1-2 (1900), [1] 1: (Ixias) 1-3, pl. 1 (1888), [1] 2: (Appias) 1-3, pl. 1 (1894), [1] 1: (Pierinae) 5-7, pl. 2 (1889), [1] 2: (Dismorphia) 1-4, pl. 1 (1896), [1] 2: (Dismorphia) 5-9, 11-15, pl. 2-3 (1897), [2] 1: (Asthipa) 1-3, pl. 1 (1890), [2] 2: (Asthipa) 5-6, pl. 2 (1896), [2] 2: (Ravadeba) 7, pl. 1 (1896), [2] 2: (Mycalesis) 1-4, pl. 1 (1895), [2] 2: (Mycalesis) 5-12, pl. 2-3 (1896), [2] 3: (Mycalesis) 13-18, pl. 4-5 (1902), [2] 3: (Libythea) 1-2, pl. 1 (1902), : (Ragadia-Argyronympha-Hypocysta) : 1-6, pl. [1] (1895), [2] 2: (Pedaliodes) 1-5, pl. 1 (1893), [2] 2: (Pedaliodes) 7-9, pl. 2 (1894), [2] 2: (Pedaliodes) 10-14, pl. 3 (1895), [2] 3: (Pedaliodes) 15-20, pl. 4-5, (Oxeoschistus) 1 (1900), [2] 3: (Pronophila) 1-2, pl. 1, (Oxeoschistus) 2-3, pl. 1 (1900), [2] 2: (Elymnias) 1-4, pl. 1 (1896), [2] 3: (Elymnias) 5-6, pl. 2, (Bruasa) 6-7, pl. 1 (1897), [2] 1: (Morpho) 1-2, pl. 1 (1890), [2] 3: (Morphotenaris-Hyantis) 1-3, pl. [1] (1898), [2] 2: (Tenaris) 1-3, 5-7, pl. 1-2 (1894), [2] 2: (Tenaris) 9-11, pl. 3 (1895), [2] 2: (Tenaris) 13-15, pl. 4 (1896), [2] 3: (Tenaris) 17-18, pl. 5 (1898), [2] 1: (Heliconius) 1-3, pl. 1 (1892), [2] 1: (Acraea) 1-6, pl. 1-2 (1889), [2] 1: (Acraea) 7-10, pl. 3 (1892), [2] 2: (Acraea) 11-14, pl. 4 (1892), [2] 2: (Acraea) 15-18, pl. 5 (1894), [2] 3: (Acraea) 19-29, pl. 6-8, (Planema) 29-30, pl. [1] (1901), [2] 1: (Cethosia) 1-2, pl. 1 (1889), [2] 3: (Cirrhochroa) 1, pl. [1], (Cupha) 2-4, pl. [1] (1898), [2] 2: (Terinos) 1-2, pl. 1 (1894), [2] 1: (Thaleropis) 1-3, pl. 1 (1891), [2] 2: (Doleschallia) 1-3,5-7, pl. 1-2 (1893), [2] 2: (Kallima) 1-3, pl. 1 (1892), [2] 1: (Hypolimnas) 1-2, pl. 1 (1891), [2] 3: (Hypolimnas) 3-4, pl. 2 (1897), [2] 3: (Hypolimnas) 5-6, pl. 3 (1898), [2] 1: (Euxanthe) 1-3, pl. 1 (1890), [2] 1: (Hestina) 1-3, pl. 1 (1891), [2] 1: (Cymothoe) 1-4, pl. 1 (1890), [2] 3: (Limenitis) 1-3, pl. 1 (1899), [2] 2: (Neptis) 1-4, pl. 1 (1895), [2] 3: (Neptis) 5-11, pl. 2-3 (1899), [2] 3: (Neptis) 13-17, pl. 4-5 (1900), [2] 1: (Euthalia-Tanaecia) 1-3, pl. 1 (1889), [2] 1: (Euthalia) 5-10, pl. 2-3 (1891), [2] 2: (Euthalia) 11-14, pl. 4 (1894), [2] 3: (Euthalia) 15, pl. 5, (Dichorragia) 16, pl. 1 (1898), [2] 1: (Apatura) 1-3, pl. 1 (1892), [2] 1: (Euphaedra) 1-2, pl. 1 (1889), [2] 1: (Euryphene) 1-3, pl. 1 (1889), [2] 1: (Charaxes) 1-2,[3-4] pl. 1-2 (1887), [2] 1: (Charaxes) [5], pl. 3 (1888), [2] 1: (Charaxes) 7-9, pl. 4 (1890), [2] 1: (Charaxes) 11-13, pl. 5 (1891), [2] 1: (Mynes) 1-2, pl. 1 (1888), [2] 2: (Mynes) 3-6, pl. 2 (1894), [2] 2: (Prothoe) 1-2, pl. 1 (1896), [3] 3: (Erycinidae) 1-10, pl. 1-2 (1902), [3] 2: (Dicallaneura-etc) 1-6, pl. 1 (1897), [3] 3: (Dicallaneura-etc) 7-11, pl. 2 (1901), [3] 1: (Lycaenidae) 1-4,[5-9] 1-5, pl. 1-2 (1887), [3] 1: (Lycaenidae) 11-17, 19-22, pl. 3-5 (1888), [3] 1: (Lycaenidae) 23-25, 27-29, 31-33, pl. 6-8 (1889), [3] 1: (Lycaenidae) 35-48, pl. 9-11 (1890), [3] 1: (Lycaenidae) 49-51,53-64, pl. 12-15 (1891), [3] 2: (Lycaenidae) 65-68, pl. 16 (1892), [3] 1: (Lycaenidae) [69-72] 57-60, pl. 17 (1892), [3] 2: (Lycaenidae) [73-77] 61-65,79-84, pl. 18-19 (1892), [3] 2: (Lycaenidae) 85-107, pl. 20-23 (1893), [3] 2: (Lycaenidae) 109-120, pl. 24-25 (1894), [3] 3: (Lycaenidae) 121-125, pl. 26 (1900), [3] 3: (Lycaenidae) 127-131, 133-141, pl. 27-29 (1901), [3] 3: (Lycaenidae) 143-146, pl. 30 (1902), [3] 2: (Hypochrysops) 1-6, pl. 1 (1894), [3] 2: (Hypochrysops) 7-13, 15-22, pl. 2-3 (1895), [3] 2: (Thysonotis) 23-25, 27-31, pl. 1-2 (1895), [3] 2: (Waigeum) 34-38, pl. 1 (1896), [3] 2: (Thysonotis) 39-46, pl. 3-4 (1896), [3] 2: (Holochila) 1-4, pl. 1 (1896), [3] 2: (Holochila) 5-8, pl. 2 (1897), [3] 2: (Pseudonotis) 1-3, pl. [1], (Epimastidia) 4-5, pl. [1], (Lampides) 5-8, pl. [1] (1897), [3] 2: (Lampides) 9-10, pl. 2, (Thysonotis) 47, pl. 5 (1897), [3] 3: (Holochila) 9-11, pl. 3 (1898), [3] 3: (Arhopala) 1-7, pl. 1-2 (1898), [3] 3: (Arhopala) 9-12, pl. 3, (Ilerda) 13, pl. [1], (Horaga) 14-15, pl. [1] (1902), [3] 3: (Thysonotis) 47x,48-50, pl. 6 (1898), [3] 3: (Hypochrysops) 23-26, pl. 4 (1898), [3] 3: (Holochila) 13-15, pl. 4 (1899), [3] 3: (Hypochrysops) 27-29, pl. 5, (Waigeum) [30], pl. 2 (1899), [3] 3: (Holochila) 17-19, pl. 5 (1899), [3] 3: (Thysonotis) 51-54, pl. 7 (1899), [3] 3: (Jamides) 11-14, pl. 1 (1900), [3] 3: (Hypolycaena-etc) 1-4, pl. [1] (1900), [3] 3: (Hypochrysops) 31-33, pl. 6, (Thysonotis) 55-56, pl. 8 (1900), [3]: (Additions-Corrections) 1-2,[3],vii-x
Grünberg, 1910
Neue westafrikanische Lepidopteren. Gesammelt von Herrn Gunter Tessman in Sud-Kamerun und Spanisch-Guinea (Uellegebiet) S.B. Ges. naturf. Fr. Berl. 10 : 469-480
Grünberg, 1910
Eine Lepidoptera-Ausbeute von Kiwu-See Soc. Ent. 24 (19) : 145-148
Hancock & Heath, 1985
A new species of Mylothris Hübner from Zambia (Lepidoptera: Pieridae) Arnoldia. Zimbabwe 9 (15) : 231-237
Hecq, 2001
Quatre entites specifiques sous le vocable "Mylothris ruandana Strand"? (Lepidoptera, Pieridae) Lambillionea 101 (1) : 74-76
Hecq, 2005
Nouveaux Mylothris (Pieridae) du Nigeria (Lepidoptera Pieridae) Lambillionea 105 (1) : 129-131
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 [1] : (Systematic Index) I, (Ornithoptera and Papilio): [1-2], pl. [1] (1855), (Papilio II): [3-4], pl. [2] (1856), (Papilio III): [5-6], pl. [3] (1858), (Papilio IV): [7-8], pl. [4] (1859), (Papilio V): [9-10], pl. [5] (1861), (Papilio VI): [11-12], pl. [6] (1864), (Papilio VII-VIII): [13-16], pl. [7-8] (1865), (Papilio IX): [17-18], pl. [9] (1868), (Papilio X-XII): [19-22], pl. [10-12] (1869), (Papilio XIII): [23-24], pl. [13] (1873), (Papilio XIV): [25-26], pl. [14] (1875), (Papilio XV): [27-28], pl. [15] (1877), (Pieris I): [29-30], pl. [16] (1852), (Pieris II): [31-32], pl. [17] (1853), (Pieris III-VI): [33-40], pl. [18-21] (1861), (Pieris VII): [41-42], pl. [22] (1862), (Pieris VIII): [43-44], pl. [23] (1866), (Euterpe): [45-46], pl. [24] (1860), (Euterpe II): [47-48], pl. [25] (1872), (Euterpe and Leptalis): [49-50], pl. [26] (1853), (Leptalis II): [51-52], pl. [27] (1857), (Leptalis III): [53-54], pl. [28] (1858), (Leptalis IV): [55-56], pl. [29] (1860), (Leptalis V-VII): [57-62], pl. [30-32] (1870), (Callidryas and Eronia): [63-64], pl. [33] (1867), (Euploea): [65-66], pl. [34] (1858), (Euploea II): [67-68], pl. [35] (1866), (Heliconia I): [69-70], pl. [36] (1853), (Heliconia II-III): [71-74], pl. [37-38] (1854), (Heliconia IV): [75-76], pl. [39] (1858), (Heliconia V): [77-78], pl. [40] (1867), (Heliconia VI): [79-80], pl. [41] (1871), (Heliconia and Tithorea VII): [81-82], pl. [42] (1873), (Heliconia VIII): [83-84], pl. [43] (1875), (Athesis): [85-86], pl. [44] (1872), (Mechanitis I): [87-88], pl. [45] (1856), (Mechanitis II-III): [89-92], pl. [46-47] (1860), (Ithomia I): [93-94], pl. [48] (1851), (Ithomia II): [95-96], pl. [49] (1852), (Ithomia III): [97-98], pl. [50] (1853), (Ithomia IV-V): [99-102], pl. [51-52] (1854), (Ithomia VI-XIII): [103-118], pl. [53-60] (1855)
Holland, 1896
List of the Lepidoptera Collected in East Africa, 1894, by Mr. William Astor Chanler and Lieut. Ludwig von Höhnel Proc. U.S. Nat. Mus. 18 (1098) : 741-767
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])
Hulstaert, 1924
Pieridae nouveaux de l'Afrique Central Rev. Zool. Bot. Afr. 12 : 90-99
Jackson, 1956
Notes on the Rhopalocera of the Kigezi District of Uganda with descriptions of new species and subspecies J. E Afr. Nat. Hist. Soc. 23 : 63-102, 13pls
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
Joicey & Talbot, 1922
New Forms of Butterflies from Africa Bull. Hill Mus. 1 (2) : 339-342
Joicey & Talbot, 1925
Notes on some Lepidoptera, with descriptions of new forms Ann. Mag. Nat. Hist. (9) 16 (96) : 633-653
Karsch, 1892
Insekten von Baliburg (Deutch-Westafrika) gesammelt von Herrn Dr. Eugen Zintgraff Ent. Nachr. 18 (11/12) : 161-183
Karsch, 1893
Die Insecten der Berglandschaft Adeli im Hinterlande von Togo (Westafrika). 1. Abtheilung: Apterygota, Odonata, Orthoptera Saltatoria,Lepidoptera Rhopalocera Berl. ent. Z. 38 (1/2) : 1-266, pl. 1-6
Kielland, 1985
New and little known Rhopalocera from Tanzania and Malawi (Rhopalocera: Riodinidae, Pieridae, Satyridae and Lycaenidae) Lambillionea 85 (11-12) : 95-112
Krüger, 1928
Eine neue Mylothris Int. ent. Zs. 22: 21
Larsen, 1986
Notes on Afrotropical butterflies with description of five new taxa and records of extension of known ranges Bull. I.F.A.N. (A) 45 : 151-172
Lathy, 1906
A Contribution towards the knowledge of African Rhopalocera Trans. Ent. Soc. Lond. 1906 (1) : 1-10, pl. 1-2
Mabille, 1879
Lepidoptera Madagascariensia; species novae Bull. Soc. Philom. Paris (7) 3 : 132-144
Mabille, 1890
Voyage de M. Ch. Allaud dans le territoire d'Assinie (Afrique occidentale) en juillet et aout 1886. Lépidoptéres avec des notes sur quelques autres espéces d'Afrique Ann. Soc. ent. Fr. (6) 10 : 17-51, 2pls
Möschler, 1884
Beiträge zur Schmetterlings-Fauna des Kafferlands Verh. zool.-bot. Ges. Wien 33 : 267-310, pl. 16
Neave, 1904
On a large collection of Rhopalocera from the shores of the Victoria Nyanza Novit. Zool. 11 : 323-363
Neustetter, 1929
Eine neue afrikanische Pieriden-Gattung Int. ent. Zs. 23 : 191-192
Oberthür, 1888
[Lépidoptères de la Grande-Comore] Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. (6) 8 : xl-xlii,[40-42]
Oberthür, 1923
[?] Lépidopères nouveaux ou peu connus Etud. Lépid. Comp. 21 (2) : 114-155
Pagenstecher, 1902
Wissenschafliche Resultate der Reise des Freiherrn Carlo von Erlanger durch Süd-Schoa, die Galla un Somliländer in 1900 und 1901. Tagfalter Jahrb. Nassau Ver. Naturk. 55 : 113-204
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
Rebel, 1914
Wissenschaftliche Ergebnisse der Expedition R. Grauernach. Zentralafrika. 1909-1911. Lepidoptera Ann. k.k. naturh. Hofmus. Wien. 28 : 219-294, pl. 17-24
Riley, 1921
Notes on the Rhopalocera of the Dollman Collection Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1921 (1-2) : 234-259, pl. 4-7
Riley, 1930
Mylothris audeoudi sp. nov. Bull. Soc. Lep. Gen. 6 : 107-108, pl. 3
Schultze, 1914
Neue Pieridin aus dem tropischen West-und Central-Afrika Ent. Rundsch. 31 (3) : 13-14
Schultze, 1914
Zwei weitere neue westafrikanische Pieriden Ent. Rundsch. 31 (12) : 70
Sharpe, 1891
Descriptions of New Butterflies collected by Mr. F. J. Jackson, F.Z.S:, in British East Africa, during his recent Expedition. - Part I & II Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1891 : 187-194, pl. 16-17, : 633-638, pl. 48
Sharpe, 1896
Descriptions of Three new Species of Lepidoptera from East Africa Ann. Mag. nat. Hist. (6) 17 (98) : 125-127
van Son, 1948
A new species of Mylothris Hb. (Lepid., Rhop., Pieridae) from Southern Rhodesia Entomologist 81 : 203-204
van Son, 1949
The butterflies of Southern Africa. Part I. Papilionidae and Pieridae Transv. Mus. Mem. 3: 1-237
Storace, 1953
Ropaloceri dell'Africa Orientale, III su alcune Pieridae dell'Africa Orientale de Museo di Genova Doriana 1 (46): 1-7
Stoneham, 1937
New forms of butterflies of the genus Mylothris Hbu Bull. Stoneham Mus. (33): 1-2
Stoneham, 1957
New subspecies and forms of Pieridae Bull. Stoneham Mus. (68): 1-4
Strand, 1909
Lepidoptera aus Deutsch-Ost Afrika gesammelt von Herrn Oberleutnant Wintgens Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 22 (2/3) : 104-121
Strand, 1909
Mylothris ruandana Strand n. sp. Soc. Ent. 24 (6) : 42-43
Strand, 1912
Lepidoptera aus Kamerun, gesammelt von Herrn Ingenieur E. Hintz Archiv Naturg. 78 A (2) : 136-141
Strand, 1913
Zoologische Ergebnisse der Expedition des Herrn G. Tessman nach Süd-Kamerun und Spanisch-Guinea. Lepidoptera. V Archiv Naturg. 79 A (2) : 10-26, pl. 3-4
Suffert, 1904
Neue afrikansche Tagfalter aus dem kön. zool. Museum, Berlin, und meiner Sammlung Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 12-107, pl. 1-3
Suffert, 1904
Neue Tagfalter aus Deutsch-Ost-Afrika Dt. Ent. Z. Iris 17 (1) : 124-132
Talbot, 1932
Four new forms of Rhopalocera Bull. Hill Mus. 4 (3) : 288-289
Talbot, 1944
A preliminary revision of the genus Mylothris Hübn. (1819) (Lep. Rhop. Pieridae) Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 94 (2) : 155-186
Talbot, 1946
Three new subspecies of Mylothris from Kenya (Lep. Pieridae) Entomologist 79 : 33
Thurau, 1903
Neue Rhopaloceren aus Ost Afrika. Ergebnisse der Nyassa-See-un Kenya-Gebirgs-Expedition der Hermann und Elise geb. Heckmann-Wentzel-Stiftung Berl. ent. Z. 48 : 117-143
Trimen, 1879
On some hitherto undescribed Butterflies inhabiting Southern Africa Trans. ent. Soc. Lond. 1879 (4) : 323-346
Ungemach, 1932
Contribution à l'étude des Lépidoptères d'Abyssinie (Pt. 1, Rhopalocères) Mém. Soc. Sci. nat. phys. Maroc 32 : 1-122, 2pls
Vane-Wright & Liseki, 2011
On the status of Pseudomylothris Neustetter, a suppoded endemic butterfly gensu from the Uluguru Mountains of Tanzania (Lepidoptera: Pieridae) J. Res. Lepid. 44 : 85-93
Winhard, 2000
Pieridae I Butterflies of the world, 10: (1) 40pp, (2) 48pls


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