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Coeliades anchises (Gerstaecker, 1871)

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Ismene anchises Gerstaecker, 1871: 358.
Type locality: Tanzania: [Zanzibar] "See Jipe" (Williams 2008)
One-pip policeman

Habit:

 
C. anchises anchises C. anchises anchises underside C. anchises jucunda underside (form with red spots)  
Picture from: Seitz 1908
Detailed view
Picture from: Seitz 1908
Detailed view
Picture from: Seitz 1908
Detailed view
 

Distribution:

Ethiopia, Somalia, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, South Africa, Arabia (Yemen, Oman) (Williams 2008).

Worth knowing:

Sources:

Gerstaecker 1871. Archiv für Naturgeschichte 1871 (1): 345-363.
Williams, M. C. 2008. Afrotropical Butterflies and Skippers (Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea). A digital encyclopaedia. 7th edition. - URL: http://www.atbutterflies.com/ [online 2017.04.24]

Publication data:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2017.04.21
Kurz Michael: 2017.04.24
Kurz Michael: 2017.05.03
not reviewed

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