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Pseudopontia mabira Mitter & Collins, 2011

(zoological nomenclature: valid name, available)

General information:

Pseudopontia mabira Mitter & Collins: 155.
Type locality: Uganda, Mabira Forest, 1290 m
Type: Holotype : "UGANDA Bulkwe Rd,Mabira Forest, 0023.088N, 03300.908E, 5 July 2009, P.R.F.Ward", in coll. ABRI

Synonyms, misspellings, wrong determinations, etc.:
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Distribution:

The species is known only from Uganda and the Democratic Republic of Kongo (Mitter et al. 2011). The vertical distribution is documented from about 700 to 1300 m a.s.l. (Kurz & Kurz 2019).

Worth knowing:

Sources:

Kurz, M. A. & M. E. Kurz 20002019. Naturkundliches Informationssystem. URL: https://www.nkis.info [online 2019.08.19].
Mitter, K. T. et al. 2011. The butterfly subfamily Pseudopontiinae is not monobasic: marked genetic diversity and morphology reveal three new species of Pseudopontia (Lepidoptera: Pieridae). Systematic Entomology 36: 139-163.

Publication data:

history:
Kurz Michael: 2019.08.19
not reviewed

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