Borbo gemella ( Mabille, 1884 )

Bivar-De-Sousa, António, Vasconcelos, Sasha, Mendes, Luís F., Larsen, Torben B., Baker, Jon & Guilherme, João L., 2016, Butterflies of Guinea-Bissau: VIII. New data, new reports, corrections and biodiversity (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea), Zootaxa 4201 (1), pp. 1-77 : 58

publication ID

https://doi.org/10.11646/zootaxa.4201.1.1

publication LSID

lsid:zoobank.org:pub:3EB08193-954B-49BF-A989-1E73AC070E6B

DOI

https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.6068407

persistent identifier

https://treatment.plazi.org/id/A50287F3-FFD4-FFDA-FF0E-F96FFC6EF87C

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scientific name

Borbo gemella ( Mabille, 1884 )
status

 

239. Borbo gemella ( Mabille, 1884)

WL: 16mm. In West Africa this species occurs in the Guinea and Sudan savannas. It ranges all along the Afrotropical Region , including southern Arabia and the Madagascan Region. The caterpillars also feed on a variety of Poaceae .

Studied material. Cacheu: Caió, frequent (JB) . Tombali: Buba Tombo ( PNLC), 15.07.2009, 1♂ (BS 29525).

Previous references. Regions: Biombo, Quinara. Authors: Larsen (2005), Mendes et al. (2007).

Probable abundance and proposed status. AB: NF; CS: LC.

Kingdom

Animalia

Phylum

Arthropoda

Class

Insecta

Order

Lepidoptera

Family

Hesperiidae

Genus

Borbo