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Distribution path and Subregions of Guinea-Bissau (More Checklists)
Path: Continents - Africa - West Africa - Guinea-Bissau
Taxonomy for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Guinea-Bissau
Class
Guinea-Bissau
Insecta (Linnaeus, 1758) (Insects) - Systematics
 92 families, 464 genera, 1008 species
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Subclass
Guinea-Bissau
Pterygota (Lang, 1888) (Winged insects)
 91 families, 462 genera, 1001 species
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Infraclass
Guinea-Bissau
Neoptera (Van Der Wulp, 1890) (Wing-folding insects)
 87 families, 449 genera, 976 species
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Superorder
Guinea-Bissau
Holometabola (Heider, 1889) (Holometabolous Insects)
 66 families, 398 genera, 906 species
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Order
Guinea-Bissau
Lepidoptera (Linnaeus, 1758) (Lepidopterans) - Systematics
 16 families, 110 genera, 284 species
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Families238    worldwide
Genera26.590    worldwide
Species451.487    worldwide
Common namesLepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
German namesSchmetterlinge und Motten, Falter, Schmetterlinge
Dutch namesVlinders, Schubvleugeligen
Danish namesSommerfugle
Finnish namesPerhoset
Norwegian namesSommerfugler
Swedish namesFjärilar
Spanish namesLepidópteros, Mariposas
Italian namesFarfalle
French namesPapillons
AuthorCarl von Linné (Carl Nilsson Linnæus), 1758
Distribution
Continents:

Eurasia (Asia, Europe, Russia, Caucasus, North Eurasia, West Eurasia)

America (North America, South America, Central America, Caribbean)

Africa (East Africa, Southern Africa, Central Africa, North Africa, West Africa)

Oceania (Australasia, Polynesia, Melanesia, Micronesia)

Antarctica (Subantarctic Islands, Antarctic Islands, Ross Dependency)


Ecozones:

Palaearctic (West Palaearctic, East Palaearctic)

Nearctic, Afrotropical, Neotropical, Indo-Australian region (Oriental, Malesia)

Holarctic


Fossils:

Cenozoic (Paleogene, Neogene, Quaternary)

Paleozoic (Cambrian, Permian, Ordovician, Carboniferous, Silurian, Devonian)

Mesozoic (Cretaceous, Jurassic, Triassic)


World Oceans:

Pacific Ocean (South Pacific, Pacific Islands, North Pacific, Central Pacific)

Atlantic Ocean (British overseas territory Atlantic, Mediterranean Sea, South Georgia and the South Sandwich Islands, North Sea)

Indian Ocean (Red Sea, Western Indian Ocean, Great Australian Bight, Eastern Indian Ocean)

Antarctic Ocean


Countries
Checklists
Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Andorra, Angola, Antigua and Barbuda, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Barbados, Belarus, Belgium, Belize, Benin, Bhutan, Bolivia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Botswana, Brazil, Brunei, Bulgaria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cambodia, Cameroon, Canada, Cape Verde, Central African Republic, Chad, Chile, China, Colombia, Comoros, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Croatia, Cuba, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Denmark, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, East Timor, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Estonia, Ethiopia, Fiji, Finland, France, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Germany, Ghana, Greece, Grenada, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, Hungary, Iceland, India, Indonesia, Iran, Iraq, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Ivory Coast, Jamaica, Japan, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Kenya, Kiribati, Kosovo, Kuwait, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Latvia, Lebanon, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madagascar, Malawi, Malaysia, Maldives, Mali, Malta, Marshall Islands, Mauritania, Mauritius, Mexico, Micronesia, Moldova, Monaco, Mongolia, Montenegro, Morocco, Mozambique, Myanmar, Namibia, Nauru, Nepal, Netherlands, New Zealand, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, North Korea, Norway, Oman, Pakistan, Palau, Palestine, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Peru, Philippines, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Republic of the Congo, Romania, Russia, Rwanda, São Tomé and Príncipe, Saint Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia, Saint Vincent and the Grenadines, Samoa, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Senegal, Serbia, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, Solomon Islands, Somalia, Somaliland, South Korea, South Sudan, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sudan, Suriname, Swaziland, Sweden, Switzerland, Syria, Taiwan, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Thailand, Togo, Tonga, Trinidad and Tobago, Tunisia, Turkey, Turkmenistan, Tuvalu, USA, Uganda, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, Vietnam, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe
Links and ReferencesLepidoptera in arkansaslepidopterasurvey.net
Lepidoptera in bie.ala.org.au
Lepidoptera in butterflies.bcghana.org
Lepidoptera in mothphotographersgroup.msstate.edu
Lepidoptera in afromoths.net
Lepidoptera in butterfliesofamerica.com
Lepidoptera in darwinfoundation.org
Lepidoptera in faunaeur.org
Lepidoptera in itis.gov
Lepidoptera in leps.it
Lepidoptera in papua-insects.nl
Lepidoptera in staffs-ecology.org.uk
Lepidoptera in tyllinen.eu
Lepidoptera in ucl.ac.uk
Lepidoptera in abdb-africa.org
Lepidoptera in dyntaxa.se
Lepidoptera in Wikipedia (English)
Suborder
Guinea-Bissau
    Glossata (Fabricius, 1775)
     16 families, 110 genera, 284 species

Family overview for Lepidoptera (Lepidopterans) in Guinea-Bissau
Arctiidae (Leach, 1815) - 19 SpeciesTiger Moths
Castniidae (Boisduval, 1828) - 1 SpeciesGiant Butterfly Moths
Cossidae (Leach, 1815) - 1 SpeciesCarpenterworm Moths
Crambidae (Latreille, 1810) - 1 SpeciesGrass moth
Erebidae (Leach, 1815) - 3 SpeciesErebid Moths
Geometridae (Leach, 1815) - 2 SpeciesGeometer Moths
Hesperiidae (Latreille, 1809) - 24 SpeciesSkipper Butterflies
Lasiocampidae (Harris, 1841) - 2 SpeciesLappet Moths
Lycaenidae (Leach, 1815) - 65 SpeciesGossamer Winged Butterflies
Noctuidae (Latreille, 1809) - 3 SpeciesOwlet Moths
Nymphalidae (Rafinesque, 1815) - 119 SpeciesBrush Footed Butterflies
Papilionidae (Latreille, 1802) - 12 SpeciesSwallowtail Butterflies
Pieridae (Duponchel, 1835) - 17 SpeciesYellows & Whites & Sulphurs
Saturniidae (Boisduval, 1837) - 7 SpeciesEmperor Moths
Sphingidae (Latreille, 1802) - 5 SpeciesHawk Moths
Tortricidae (Latreille, 1803) - 3 SpeciesLeafroller Moths
16 Families with 284 Species in Guinea-Bissau


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Species overview - Checklist for Lepidoptera in Guinea-Bissau
Species with ANext  
Acanthosphinx guessfeldti (Dewitz, 1879)Widow SphinxInfo
Acanthosphinx guessfeldtii (Dewitz, 1879)Info
Acleros ploetzi (Mabille, 1889)Ploetz´s Dusky SkipperInfo
Acraea alcinoe -> Bematistes alcinoeInfo
Acraea annobona (Linnaeus, 1758)Large Spotted AcraeaInfo
Acraea areca -> Acraea eginaElegant AcraeaInfo
Acraea bonasia (Fabricius, 1775)Bonasia AcraeaInfo
Acraea caecilia (Fabricius, 1781)Pink AcraeaInfo
Acraea camaena (Drury, 1773)Large Smoky AcraeaInfo
Acraea egina (Cramer, 1775)Elegant AcraeaInfo
Acraea encedon (Linnaeus, 1758)Encedon AcraeaInfo
Acraea epaea -> Bematistes epaeaInfo
Acraea epitellus -> Bematistes epaeaInfo
Acraea harrisoni -> Acraea eginaElegant AcraeaInfo
Acraea jalema -> Acraea zetesLarge Spotted AcraeaInfo
Acraea neobule (Doubleday, 1847)Wandering Donkey AcraeaInfo
Acraea praeponina -> Acraea bonasiaBonasia AcraeaInfo
Acraea pseudegina (Westwood, 1852)Info
Acraea rudolfi (Linnaeus, 1758)Large Spotted AcraeaInfo
Acraea serena (Fabricius, 1775)Dancing AcraeaInfo
Acraea sidamona (Linnaeus, 1758)Large Spotted AcraeaInfo
Acraea umbra -> Bematistes umbraInfo
Acraea umbra carpenteri (Le Doux, 1937)Info
Acraea zetes (Linnaeus, 1758)Large Spotted AcraeaInfo
Acraea zidora -> Acraea eginaElegant AcraeaInfo
Afromurzinia lutescens (Walker, 1855)Info
Agrius convolvuli (Linnaeus, 1758)Convolvulus Hawk-mothSite
Alpenus maculosa -> Alpenus kordofanusInfo
Amata cerbera (Linnaeus, 1764)Info
Amauris niavius (Linnaeus, 1758)The FriarInfo
Anthene amarah (Guérin-méneville, 1847)Black-striped HairtailInfo
Anthene crawshayi (Butler, 1899)Crawshay´s HairtailInfo
Anthene crawshayi crawshayi (Butler, 1899)Info
Anthene crawshayi vuattouxi (Libert, 2010)Info
Anthene hades (Bethune-baker, 1910)Black Ciliate BlueInfo
Anthene larydas (Cramer, 1782)Spotted HairtailInfo
Anthene liodes (Hewitson, 1874)Liodes HairtailInfo
Anthene sylvanus (Drury, 1773)Common Indigo Ciliate BlueInfo
Aphnaeus brahami bakeri (Libert, 2013)Info
Aphnaeus guttatus -> Aphnaeus questiauxiCommon HighflierInfo
Aphnaeus hollandi -> Aphnaeus questiauxiCommon HighflierInfo
Aphnaeus orcas (Drury, 1782)Common Silver SpotInfo
Aphnaeus questiauxi (Aurivillius, 1903)Info
Aphnaeus rattrayi -> Aphnaeus questiauxiCommon HighflierInfo
Aterica galene (Brown, 1775)Forest Glade NymphInfo
Axiocerses harpax (Fabricius, 1775)Common ScarletInfo
Azanus isis (Drury, 1773)White-banded Babul BlueInfo
Azanus mirza (Plötz, 1880)Pale Babul BlueInfo
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Basiothia medea (Fabricius, 1781)Small Verdant HawkInfo
Battus zetides (Munroe, 1971)Zetides SwallowtailInfo
Bebearia cocalia (Fabricius, 1793)Common Palm ForesterInfo
Bebearia phantasina (Staudinger, 1891)Western FantasiaInfo
Bebearia phantasina ultima (Hecq, 1990)Info
Bebearia senegalensis (Herrich-schäffer, 1852)Senegal Palm ForesterInfo
Bebearia sophus (Fabricius, 1793)Sophus ForesterInfo
Bebearia sophus phreone (Feisthamel, 1850)Info
Belenois aurota (Fabricius, 1793)Pioneer WhiteInfo
Belenois calypso (Drury, 1773)Calypso WhiteInfo
Belenois hedyle (Cramer, 1777)Western Yellow Caper WhiteInfo
Belenois hedyle ianthe (Doubleday, 1842)Info
Bematistes alcinoe (Felder, 1865)Alcinoe BematistesInfo
Bematistes epaea (Cramer, 1779)Common BematistesInfo
Bematistes umbra (Drury, 1782)Clouded BematistesInfo
Bicyclus angulosa (Butler, 1868)Startled Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus dorothea (Cramer, 1779)Light Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus funebris (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Funereal Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus istaris (Plötz, 1880)Velvet Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus mandanes (Hewitson, 1873)Large Marbled Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus milyas (Hewitson, 1864)Lesser Rock Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus safitza (Westwood, 1850)Common Savanna Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus taenias (Hewitson, 1877)Grey Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus vulgaris (Butler, 1868)Vulgar Bush BrownInfo
Bicyclus zinebi (Butler, 1869)Western Large Bush BrownInfo
Borbo fatuellus (Hopffer, 1855)Foolish SwiftInfo
Borbo gemella (Mabille, 1884)Twin SwiftInfo
Byblia anvatara crameri (Aurivillius, 1894)Info
Species with CBack  Next  Top
Cacyreus lingeus (Stoll, 1782)Bush BronzeInfo
Catopsilia florella (Fabricius, 1775)African EmigrantInfo
Cerautola crowleyi (Sharpe, 1890)Crowley´s EpitolaInfo
Charaxes albimaculatus -> Charaxes numenes aequatorialisInfo
Charaxes anticlea (Drury, 1782)Small Flame-bordered CharaxesInfo
Charaxes boueti (Feisthamel, 1850)Bamboo CharaxesInfo
Charaxes brutus (Cramer, 1779)White-barred EmperorInfo
Charaxes castor (Cramer, 1775)Giant EmperorInfo
Charaxes chiron -> Charaxes etheoclesSavanna Demon CharaxesInfo
Charaxes epijasius -> Charaxes jasiusTwo-tailed PashaInfo
Charaxes etheocles (Cramer, 1777)Demon charaxesInfo
Charaxes fulvescens (Aurivillius, 1891)Forest Pearl CharaxesInfo
Charaxes fulvescens senegala (Van Someren, 1975)Info
Charaxes imperialis (Butler, 1874)Imperial Blue CharaxesInfo
Charaxes jasius (Linnaeus, 1767)Foxy EmperorSite
Charaxes numenes (Hewitson, 1859)Lesser Blue CharaxesInfo
Charaxes numenes aequatorialis (Van Someren, 1972)Info
Charaxes protoclea (Feisthamel, 1850)Flame-bordered EmperorInfo
Charaxes varanes vologeses (Mabille, 1876)Info
Charaxes viola (Butler, 1865)Savanna Demon CharaxesInfo
Chiasmia rectistriaria (Herrich-schäffer, 1854)Info
Chilades eleusis (Demaison, 1888)Sky-blue CupidInfo
Cigaritis larseni (T. Bouyer, 2012)Info
Cigaritis mozambica (Bertolini, 1850)Mozambique SilverlineInfo
Coeliades aeschylus (Plötz, 1884)Senegal Blue PolicemanInfo
Coeliades forestan (Stoll, 1782)Striped PolicemanInfo
Coeliades pisistratus (Fabricius, 1793)Two Pip PolicemanInfo
Colotis antevippe (Boisduval, 1836)Large Orange TipInfo
Colotis euippe (Linnaeus, 1758)Smoky Orange TipInfo
Coniesta ignefusalis (Hampson, 1919)Info
Cyligramma fluctuosa (Drury, 1773)Info
Cyligramma magus (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Info
Cymothoe mabillei (Overlaet, 1944)Western Red GliderInfo
Species with DBack  Next  Top
Danaus chrysippus alcippus (Cramer, 1777)Info
Daphnis nerii (Linnaeus, 1758)Oleander Hawk-mothInfo
Dapidodigma hymen (Fabricius, 1775)Western VirginInfo
Deudorix antalus (Hopffer, 1855)Brown PlayboyInfo
Deudorix baronica -> Deudorix lorisonaCoffee PlayboyInfo
Deudorix lorisona (Hewitson, 1862)Coffee PlayboyInfo
Deudorix lorisona abriana (Libert, 2004)Info
Dixeia orbona (Geyer, 1837)Creamy Small WhiteInfo
Dracontogena metamorphica (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Dracontogena tonitrualis (Meyrick, 1934)Info
Species with EBack  Next  Top
Epitola crowleyi -> Cerautola crowleyiCrowley´s EpitolaInfo
Epitola hewitsoni -> Cerautola crowleyiCrowley´s EpitolaInfo
Eresina maesseni (Stempffer, 1956)Maessen´s EresinaInfo
Eublemma exanimis (Hampson, 1918)Info
Euchromia fulvida -> Euchromia letheInfo
Euchromia lethe (Fabricius, 1775)The BaskerInfo
Euchromia nigricincta -> Euchromia letheInfo
Euchrysops malathana (Boisduval, 1833)Smoky bean cupidInfo
Euchrysops osiris (Hopffer, 1855)African CupidInfo
Euphaedra bergeri (Hecq, 1974)Info
Euphaedra bombeana -> Euphaedra bergeriCommon Pink ForesterInfo
Euphaedra harpalyce (Cramer, 1779)Common Blue-banded ForesterInfo
Euphaedra hastiri (Hecq, 1981)Insipid Striped ForesterInfo
Euphaedra inanum (Butler, 1873)Unmarked Ceres ForesterInfo
Euphaedra medon -> Medoniana medonWidespread ForesterInfo
Euphaedra medon pholus (Van Der Hoeven, 1840)Info
Euphaedra peculiaris -> Medoniana medonWidespread ForesterInfo
Euphaedra spatiosa -> Euphaedra harpalyceCommon Blue-banded ForesterInfo
Euphaedra villiersi (Condamin, 1964)Villiers´ Ceres ForesterInfo
Euphaedra xypete (Hewitson, 1865)Common Pink ForesterInfo
Eurema brigitta (Stoll, 1780)Broad-bordered Grass YellowInfo
Eurema hecabe solifera (Butler, 1875)Info
Euriphene ampedusa (Hewitson, 1866)Common Brown NymphInfo
Euriphene gambiae (Feisthamel, 1850)Gambia NymphInfo
Species with FBack  Next  Top
Fresna cojo (Karsch, 1893)Large Acraea SkipperInfo
Species with GBack  Next  Top
Gegenes niso brevicornis (Plötz, 1884)Plain HottentotInfo
Gorgyra subfacatus (Mabille, 1889)Ochreous Leaf SitterInfo
Graphium angolanus baronis (Ungemach, 1932)Info
Graphium antheus (Cramer, 1779)Larger Striped SwordtailInfo
Graphium leonidas (Fabricius, 1793)Veined SwordtailInfo
Species with HBack  Next  Top
Hamanumida daedalus (Fabricius, 1775)GuineafowlInfo
Heliophisma klugii (Boisduval, 1833)Info
Hypokopelates obscura -> Paradeudorix elealaWestern Fairy PlayboyInfo
Hypolimnas anthedon -> Hypolimnas pandarusVariable DiademInfo
Hypolimnas anthedon anthedon (Doubleday, 1845)Info
Hypolimnas misippus (Linnaeus, 1764)MimicInfo
Hypolimnas pandarus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Hypolimnas salmacis (Drury, 1773)Blue DiademInfo
Hypolycaena anara (Larsen, 1986)Savanna Fairy HairstreakInfo
Hypolycaena philippus (Fabricius, 1793)Common HairstreakInfo
Hypomyrina mimetica (Libert, 2004)Libert´s Orange PlayboyInfo
Hypomyrina nomion (Staudinger, 1891)Dark Orange PlayboyInfo
Species with IBack  Next  Top
Imbrasia crameri -> Imbrasia epimetheaInfo
Imbrasia diomede -> Imbrasia epimetheaInfo
Imbrasia epimethea (Drury, 1822)Info
Imbrasia ertli (Rebel, 1904)Info
Imbrasia nadari -> Imbrasia epimetheaInfo
Imbrasia paradoxa -> Imbrasia ertliInfo
Iolaus calisto (Westwood, 1851)Large Green SapphireInfo
Iolaus ismenias (Klug, 1834)White SapphireInfo
Species with JBack  Next  Top
Junonia chorimene (Guérin-méneville, 1844)Golden PansyInfo
Junonia hierta cebrene (Trimen, 1870)Info
Junonia infracta -> Junonia sophiaLittle PansyInfo
Junonia oenone (Carolus Linnaeus/linnaues, 1764)Dark Blue PansyInfo
Junonia orithya madagascariensis (Guenée, 1865)Info
Junonia sophia (Fabricius, 1793)Little CommodoreInfo
Junonia stygia (Aurivillius, 1894)Brown PansyInfo
Junonia terea (Drury, 1773)Soldier CommodoreInfo
Species with LBack  Next  Top
Lampides boeticus (Linnaeus, 1767)Long-tailed BlueInfo
Leptometa hintzi (Hering, 1928)Info
Leptosia alcesta (Stoll, 1782)African Wood WhiteInfo
Leptosia medusa (Cramer, 1777)Dainty SpiritInfo
Liptena ferrymani (Grose-smith & Kirby, 1891)Ferryman´s LiptenaInfo
Liptena ferrymani bissau (Collins & Larsen, 2003)Info
Species with MBack  Next  Top
Medoniana medon (Linnaeus, 1763)Widespread ForesterInfo
Melanitis leda (Linnaeus, 1758)Common evening brownInfo
Melanitis libya (Distant, 1882)Violet-eyed Evening BrownInfo
Meza indusiata (Mabille, 1891)Snowy MissileInfo
Meza meza (Hewitson, 1877)Common MissileInfo
Mocis mayeri (Boisduval, 1833)Info
Mycalesis agraphis -> Bicyclus funebrisFunereal Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis desolata -> Bicyclus milyasLesser Rock Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis dorothea (Cramer, 1782)Info
Mycalesis leptoglena -> Bicyclus milyasLesser Rock Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis milyas -> Bicyclus milyasLesser Rock Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis nebulosa -> Bicyclus funebrisFunereal Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis raesaces -> Mycalesis dorotheaLight Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis rhanidostroma -> Bicyclus funebrisFunereal Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis saga -> Bicyclus funebrisFunereal Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis tolosa -> Bicyclus vulgarisVulgar Bush BrownInfo
Mycalesis vulgaris -> Bicyclus vulgarisVulgar Bush BrownInfo
Mylothris afraorientalis -> Mylothris citrinaInfo
Mylothris analis -> Mylothris citrinaInfo
Mylothris chloris (Fabricius, 1775)Western Dotted BorderInfo
Mylothris citrina (Aurivillius, 1898)Info
Myrina nomion -> Hypomyrina nomionDark Orange PlayboyInfo
Myrina silenus (Fabricius, 1775)Common Fig-tree BlueInfo
Myrina subornata (Lathy, 1903)West African Fig-tree BlueInfo
Species with NBack  Next  Top
Nanna diplisticta (Bethune-baker, 1911)Info
Nepheronia argia (Fabricius, 1775)Large VagrantInfo
Neptis agouale (Pierre-baltus, 1978)Common Club-dot SailerInfo
Neptis kiriakoffi (Overlaet, 1955)Kiriakoff´s SailerInfo
Neptis melicerta (Drury, 1773)Original Club-dot SailerInfo
Neptis nemetes (Hewitson, 1868)Nemetes SailerInfo
Neptis nysiades (Hewitson, 1868)Variable SailerInfo
Neptis quintilla (Mabille, 1890)Angled Petty SailerInfo
Neptis serena (Overlaet, 1955)Serene SailerInfo
Nudaurelia dione (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Species with OBack  Next  Top
Oboronia guessfeldti (Dewitz, 1879)Güssfeldt´s Ginger WhiteInfo
Oplerclanis boisduvali (Aurivillius, 1898)Info
Oxylides faunus (Drury, 1773)Common False HeadInfo
Species with PBack  Next  Top
Pachyna subfascia (Walker, 1855)Info
Papilio dardanus -> Xanthocastnia evaltheMocker SwallowtailInfo
Papilio demodocus (Esper, 1798)Citrus SwallowtailInfo
Papilio horatius -> Charaxes anticleaInfo
Papilio menestheus (Drury, 1773)Western Emperor SwallowtailInfo
Papilio nireus (Linnaeus, 1758)Green-banded SwallowtailInfo
Papilio nireus nireus (Linnaeus, 1758)Info
Papilio zetes -> Acraea zetesInfo
Paradeudorix eleala (Hewitson, 1865)Western Fairy PlayboyInfo
Paradeudorix eleala cufadana (Mendes & De Sousa, 2003)Info
Paradeudorix eleala parallela (Collins & Larsen, 2000)Info
Paralophonotus auroguttata (Herrich-schäffer, 1854)Info
Pardaleodes incerta (Snellen, 1872)Savanna Pathfinder SkipperInfo
Pardaleodes incerta murcia (Plötz, 1883)Info
Parides tros (Fabricius, 1793)Info
Pelopidas thrax (Hübner, 1821)White Branded SwiftInfo
Phalanta phalantha aethiopica (Rothschild & Jordan, 1903)Common Leopard FritillaryInfo
Pilodeudorix aurivilliusi (Stempffer, 1954)Aurivillius´ DiopetesInfo
Pilodeudorix zela (Hewitson, 1869)Blue-edged PlayboyInfo
Precis antilope (Feisthamel, 1850)Darker CommodoreInfo
Precis pelarga (Fabricius, 1775)Fashion CommodoreInfo
Pseudacraea eurytus (Linnaeus, 1758)False WandererInfo
Pseudacraea lucretia (Cramer, 1775)False ChiefInfo
Pseuderesia catharina -> Pseuderesia eleaza catharinaVariable HarlequinInfo
Pseuderesia eleaza (Hewitson, 1873)Variable HarlequinInfo
Pseuderesia eleaza catharina (Butler, 1874)Info
Pseuderesia nigra -> Pseuderesia eleazaVariable HarlequinInfo
Pseuderesia picta -> Pseuderesia eleazaVariable HarlequinInfo
Pseuderesia variegata -> Pseuderesia eleazaVariable HarlequinInfo
Species with RBack  Next  Top
Radiarctia lutescens -> Afromurzinia lutescensInfo
Species with SBack  Next  Top
Sarangesa aurimargo -> Sarangesa brigidaBrigid´s ElfinInfo
Sarangesa brigida (Plötz, 1879)Brigid´s ElfinInfo
Semalea pulvina (Plötz, 1879)Branded Silky SkipperInfo
Spalgis latimarginata -> Spalgis lemoleaLemolea HarvesterInfo
Spalgis lemolea (Druce, 1890)African ApeflyInfo
Spalgis lemolea lemolea (Druce, 1890)Info
Spalgis lemolea pilos (Druce, 1890)Info
Spalgis s-signata -> Spalgis lemoleaInfo
Spialia ploetzi (Aurivillius, 1891)Forest Grizzled SkipperInfo
Spialia ploetzi occidentalis (De Jong, 1977)Info
Spialia rebeli -> Spialia ploetziForest Grizzled SkipperInfo
Spialia spio (Linnaeus, 1764)Mountain SandmanInfo
Spilosoma karschi (Bartel, 1903)Info
Spilosoma lutescens -> Afromurzinia lutescensInfo
Spilosoma semihyalina -> Afromurzinia lutescensInfo
Spodoptera exempta (Walker, 1857)Nutgrass armywormInfo
Species with TBack  Next  Top
Tagiades flesus (Fabricius, 1781)Clouded SkipperInfo
Thyretes caffra (Wallengren, 1863)Info
Thyretes misa -> Thyretes caffraInfo
Thyretes negus (Oberthür, 1878)Info
Thyretes phasma -> Thyrgis basipunctataInfo
Thyretes signivenis (Hering, 1937)Info
Thyretes trichaetiformis (Zerny, 1912)Info
Thyrgis basipunctata (Hering, 1926)Info
Tortrix prionistis (Meyrick, 1928)Info
Trichaeta parva (Aurivillius, 1910)Info
Triclema hades -> Anthene hadesBlack Ciliate BlueInfo
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Vanessa cardui (Linnaeus, 1758)Cosmopolitan Painted LadySite
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Xanthocastnia evalthe (Fabricius, 1776)Info
Xanthodisca rega (Mabille, 1890)Yellow-disk SkipperInfo
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Ypthima doleta (Kirby, 1880)Common RingletInfo
Ypthimomorpha itonia (Hewitson, 1865)Swamp RingletInfo
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Zizeeria knysna (Trimen, 1862)Dark Grass BlueInfo
Zophopetes cerymica (Hewitson, 1867)Common Palm NightfighterInfo
284 Species in Lepidoptera for Guinea-Bissau listed
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Taxonomy
ClassInsecta
Insects, True insects
SubclassPterygota
Winged insects
InfraclassNeoptera
Wing-folding insects
SuperorderHolometabola
Holometabolous Insects
OrderLepidoptera
Lepidopterans, Butterflies and Moths
AuthorLinnaeus, 1758
 
Synonyms
Frenatae (Comstock, 1892)
Jugatae (Gers, 1981)
Macrolepidoptera (Minet, 1991)
Microlepidoptera (Wilcox, 1953)

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