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Pinacopteryx Wallengren, 1857
Pinacopteryx Wallengren, 1857; K. svenska VetenskAkad. Handl. 2 (4) : 7, TS: Pieris eriphia Godart
Pinacopteryx Wallengren, 1858; Öfvers. Vet. Akad. Förh. 15 : 75, TS: Pieris eriphia Godart
Pinacopteryx (Pierinae) ; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 5
Pinacopteryx ; [AfrL]

Pinacopteryx eriphia (Godart, 1819)
South Africa, Afrotropical, S.Arabia, Madagascar. See [About maps] Zebra White
Pieris eriphia Godart, 1819; Encyclopédie Méthodique. 9 (1): 157
Herpaena iterata Butler, 1888; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1888 : 96, TL: Kilima-njaro
Pieris eriphia f. nyassae Lanz, 1896; Dt. ent. Z. Iris 9 (1) : 123 [dry-season]
Pinacopteryx eriphia ; [EBW]; [AfrL]

Larva on Capparis oleoides, Maerua triphylla [PBSA], Cadaba [BK]

South Africa, Rhodesia, Botswana, Mozambique, Malawi, S.Tanzania Pinacopteryx eriphia eriphia ; [BAFR, 56]; [AfrL]
P. e. mabillei (Aurivillius, [1898])
Madagascar Herpaenia eriphia var. mabillei Aurivillius, [1898]; , TL: Madagascar
Pieris callianira Mabille, 1900; Bull. Mus. hist. nat. Paris 5 : 373, TL: Madagascar
Pinacopteryx eriphia mabillei ; [BAFR, 56 (text)]; [MadL]; [AfrL]
P. e. melanarge (Butler, 1886)
S.Sudan, S.Ethiopia, C.Ethiopia, Somalia, Kenya, N.Uganda, N.Tanzania Herpaenia melanarge Butler, [1886]; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1885 (4) : 774, TL: Somalia
Pinacopteryx eriphia melanarge ; [BAFR, 56 (text)]; [AfrL]
P. e. tritogenia (Klug, 1829)
Mauritania - Senegal, Upper Volta, Niger, Chad, Sudan, N.Ethiopia, Arabia Pontia tritogenia Klug, 1829; Symb. Phys.: pl. 7, f. 18-19
Pinacopteryx eriphia tritogenia ; [BAFR, 56 (text)]; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 5, pl. 4, f. 8; [AfrL]
P. e. wittei Berger, 1940
W.Uganda, NE.Zaire Pinacopteryx eriphia wittei ; [BAFR, 56 (text)]; Winhard, 2000, Butterflies of the world, 10: 5, pl. 4, f. 7; [AfrL]


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References:
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[AfrL]
Mark C. Williams; Checklist of Afrotropical Papilionoidea and Hesperoidea; Compiled by Mark C. Williams, 7th ed. (2008) (April 2007); Afrototropical Butterflies; e-mail: Mark C. Williams
[BAFR]
D'Abrera, 1980; Butterflies of the Afrotropical Region
[BK]
Larsen, 1996; The Butterflies of Kenya and their natural history
[EBW]
Smart, Paul, 1976; The Illustrated Encyclopedia of the Butterfly World; ISBN 0 600 31381 6
[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.
[PBSA]
Dickson, C.G.C (ed.), Kroon, D.M.; Pennington's Butterflies of Southern Africa; AD. DONKER 1978


Some related literature:
Butler, [1886]
An account of two collections of Lepidoptera recently received from Somali-land Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1885 (4) : 756-776, pl. 47
Butler, 1888
Descriptions of some new Lepidoptera from Kilima-njaro Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1888 : 91-98
Godart, 1819
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])
Lanz, 1896
Besprechung der von Dr. Bumiller 1893 aus Ostafrika mitgebrachten Schmetterlinge Dt. ent. Z. Iris 9 (1) : 113-147
Mabille, 1900
Description de Lépidoptères de Madagascar Bull. Mus. hist. nat. Paris 5 : 373-375
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
Wallengren, 1858
Nya Fjärilslägten - Nova Genera Lepidopterorum Öfvers. Vet. Akad. Förh. 15 : 75-84,135-142,209-215
Winhard, 2000
Pieridae I Butterflies of the world, 10: (1) 40pp, (2) 48pls


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