Afrotropical Butterflies


 

Madagascar

587,040 square km

Endemic Butterflies [210 species]
 

Acleros leucopyga (Mabille, 1877)
Acraea calida Butler, 1878
Acraea fornax (Butler, 1879)
Acraea hova Boisduval, 1833
Acraea mahela Boisduval, 1833
Acraea masamba (Ward, 1872)
Acraea obeira (Hewitson, 1863)
Acraea sambavae (Ward, 1873)
Acraea silia Mabille, [1885]
Acraea siliana Oberthür, 1916
Acraea strattipocles (Oberthür, 1893)
Acraea turna Mabille, 1877
Acraea zitja (Boisduval, 1833)
Actizera atrigemmata (Butler, 1878)
Actizera drucei (Bethune-Baker, 1906)
Actizera soalalicus (Karsch, 1900)
Apaturopsis kilusa (Grose-Smith, 1891)
Apaturopsis paulianii Viette, 1962
Arnetta ellipsis (Saalmüller, 1884)
Arnetta fito (Evans, 1937)
Arnetta hyposticta (Mabille, 1898)
Artitropa alaotrana Oberthür, 1916
Artitropa boseae (Saalmüller, 1880)
Artitropa hollandi Oberthür, 1916
Aterica rabena Boisduval, 1833
Belenois antsianaka (Ward, 1870)
Belenois helcida (Boisduval, 1833)
Belenois mabella Grose-Smith, 1891
Borbo havei (Boisduval, 1833)
Borbo ratek (Boisduval, 1833)
Catochrysops scintilla (Mabille, 1877)
Celaenorrhinus humbloti (Mabille, 1884)
Charaxes analava Ward, 1872
Charaxes andara Ward, 1873
Charaxes andranodorus Mabille, 1884
Charaxes antamboulou Lucas, 1872
Charaxes cacuthis Hewitson, 1863
Charaxes cowani Butler, 1878
Charaxes phraortes Doubleday, 1847
Chilades minuscula (Aurivillius, 1909)
Coeliades fervida (Butler, 1880)
Coeliades fidia Evans, 1937
Coeliades rama Evans, 1937
Colotis guenei (Mabille, 1877)
Colotis lucasi (Grandidier, 1867)
Colotis mananhari (Ward, 1870)
Colotis zoe (Grandidier, 1867)
Cymothoe dujardini Viette, 1971
Cymothoe lambertoni Oberthür, 1923
Deudorix batikeli (Boisduval, 1833)
Deudorix renidens (Mabille, 1884)
Deudorix wardi (Mabille, 1878)
Eicochrysops pauliani Stempffer, 1950
Euchrysops decaryi Stempffer, 1947
Eurytela narinda Ward, 1872
Euxanthe madagascariensis (Lucas, 1843)
Fulda australis Viette, 1956
Fulda bernieri (Boisduval, 1833)
Fulda coroller (Boisduval, 1833)
Fulda gatiana (Oberthür, 1923)
Fulda imorina Evans, 1937
Fulda lucida Evans, 1937
Fulda pauliani Evans, 1952
Fulda rhadama (Boisduval, 1833)
Graphium cyrnus (Boisduval, 1836)
Graphium endochus (Boisduval, 1836)
Hemiolaus ceres (Hewitson, 1865)
Hemiolaus cobaltina Aurivillius, 1899
Hemiolaus maryra Mabille, 1887
Heteropsis alaokola (Oberthür, 1916)
Heteropsis anceps (Oberthür, 1916)
Heteropsis andasibe Lees, 2003
Heteropsis andravahana (Mabille, 1878)
Heteropsis anganavo (Ward, 1871)
Heteropsis angulifascia (Butler, 1879)
Heteropsis ankaratra (Ward, 1870)
Heteropsis ankoma (Mabille, 1878)
Heteropsis ankova (Ward, 1870)
Heteropsis antahala (Ward, 1872)
Heteropsis avelona (Ward, 1870)
Heteropsis bicristata (Mabille, 1878)
Heteropsis cowani (Butler, 1880)
Heteropsis difficilis (Mabille, 1880)
Heteropsis drepana Westwood, 1850
Heteropsis erebennis Oberthür, 1916
Heteropsis erebina (Oberthür, 1916)
Heteropsis exocellata (Mabille, 1880)
Heteropsis fuliginosa (Mabille, 1878)
Heteropsis iboina (Ward, 1870)
Heteropsis laeta (Oberthür, 1916)
Heteropsis laetifica (Oberthür, 1916)
Heteropsis mabillei (Butler, 1879)
Heteropsis maeva (Mabille, 1878)
Heteropsis masoura (Hewitson, 1875)
Heteropsis narova (Mabille, 1877)
Heteropsis obscura (Oberthür, 1916)
Heteropsis pallida (Oberthür, 1916)
Heteropsis paradoxa (Mabille, 1880)
Heteropsis parva (Butler, 1879)
Heteropsis parvidens (Mabille, 1880)
Heteropsis passandava (Ward, 1871)
Heteropsis pauper (Oberthür, 1916)
Heteropsis sabas (Oberthür, 1923)
Heteropsis strato (Mabille, 1878)
Heteropsis strigula (Mabille, 1877)
Heteropsis subsimilis (Butler, 1879)
Heteropsis turbans (Oberthür, 1916)
Heteropsis turbata (Butler, 1880)
Heteropsis undulans (Oberthür, 1916)
Heteropsis uniformis (Oberthür, 1916)
Heteropsis viettei Lees, 2003
Heteropsis vola (Ward, 1870)
Heteropsis wardii (Mabille, 1877)
Hovala amena (Grose-Smith, 1891)
Hovala arota Evans, 1937
Hovala dispar (Mabille, 1877)
Hovala pardalina (Butler, 1879)
Hovala saclavus (Mabille, 1891)
Hypolimnas dexithea (Hewitson, 1863)
Iolaus argentarius Butler, 1879
Iolaus mermeros (Mabille, 1878)
Lepidochrysops azureus (Butler, 1879)
Lepidochrysops caerulea Tite, 1961
Lepidochrysops grandis Talbot, 1937
Lepidochrysops leucon (Mabille, 1879)
Lepidochrysops turlini Stempffer, 1971
Leptotes rabefaner (Mabille, 1877)
Libythea ancoata Grose-Smith, 1891
Libythea tsiandava Grose-Smith, 1891
Malaza carmides (Hewitson, 1868)
Malaza empyreus (Mabille, 1878)
Malaza fatuosus (Mabille, 1884)
Mylothris phileris (Boisduval, 1833)
Mylothris smithii (Mabille, 1879)
Mylothris splendens Le Cerf, 1927
Neptis kikideli Boisduval, 1833
Papilio mangoura Hewitson, 1875
Papilio delalandei Godart, 1824
Papilio erithonioides Grose-Smith, 1891
Papilio grosesmithi Rothschild, 1926
Papilio morondavana Grose-Smith, 1891
Papilio oribazus Boisduval, 1836
Perrotia albiplaga Oberthür, 1916
Perrotia eximia (Oberthür, 1923)
Perrotia flora (Oberthür, 1923)
Perrotia gillias (Mabille, 1878)
Perrotia howa (Mabille, 1876)
Perrotia ismael (Oberthür, 1916)
Perrotia kingdoni (Butler, 1879)
Perrotia malchus (Mabille, 1879)
Perrotia ochracea Evans, 1937
Perrotia paroechus (Mabille, 1887)
Perrotia silvestralis Viette, 1956
Perrotia sylvia Evans, 1937
Perrotia varians (Oberthür, 1916)
Phalanta madagascariensis (Mabille, 1887)
Pharmacophagus antenor (Drury, [1773])
Ploetzia amygdalis (Mabille, 1877)
Precis andremiaja (Boisduval, 1833)
Precis eurodoce (Westwood, 1850)
Pseudacraea peyrierasi Collins, 1991
Salamis anteva (Ward, 1870)
Saribia decaryi (Le Cerf, 1922)
Saribia ochracea Riley, 1932
Saribia perroti Riley, 1932
Saribia tepahi (Boisduval, 1833)
Sevenia amazoula (Mabille, 1880)
Sevenia howensis (Staudinger, 1886)
Sevenia madagascariensis (Boisduval, 1833)
Smerina manoro (Ward, 1871)
Spalgis tintinga (Boisduval, 1833)
Strabena affinis Oberthür, 1916
Strabena albivittula (Mabille, 1880)
Strabena andilabe Paulian, 1951
Strabena andriana Mabille, 1885
Strabena argyrina Mabille, 1878
Strabena batesii (Felder & Felder, 1867)
Strabena cachani Paulian, 1950
Strabena consobrina Oberthür, 1916
Strabena consors Oberthür, 1916
Strabena daphne Viette, 1971
Strabena dyscola Mabille, 1880
Strabena eros Viette, 1971
Strabena excellens (Butler, 1885)
Strabena germanus Oberthür, 1916
Strabena goudoti (Mabille, 1885)
Strabena ibitina (Ward, 1873)
Strabena impar Oberthür, 1916
Strabena isaolensis Paulian, 1951
Strabena mabillei (Aurivillius, 1899)
Strabena mandraka Paulian, 1951
Strabena martini Oberthür, 1916
Strabena modesta Oberthür, 1916
Strabena modestissima Oberthür, 1916
Strabena mopsus (Mabille, 1878)
Strabena nepos (Oberthür, 1916)
Strabena niveata (Butler, 1879)
Strabena perrieri Paulian, 1951
Strabena perroti Oberthür, 1916
Strabena rakoto (Ward, 1870)
Strabena smithii Mabille, 1877
Strabena soror Oberthür, 1916
Strabena sufferti (Aurivillius, 1899)
Strabena tamatave (Boisduval, 1833)
Strabena triophthalma Mabille, 1885
Strabena tsaratananae Paulian, 1951
Strabena vinsoni (Guenée, 1865)
Strabena zanjuka Mabille, 1885
Uranothauma artemenes (Mabille, 1880)
Xanthodisca ariel (Mabille, 1878)
 

Butterfly checklists for protected areas:
Ambatovaky Special Resrve (Evans & Thompson, 1991)
Marojejy (Evans, et al., 1990 a & b)
Nechisar National Park (Evans, 1992)
Zahamena Forest (Thompson, 1987)

Protected areas:

Ambalovaky Special Reserve Lac Ihotry Hunting Reserve
Ambohijanahary Special Reserve Lac Kinkony Hunting Reserve
Ambohitantely Special Reserve Lokobe Integral Nature Reserve
Analamazaotra Special Reserve (Perinet) Mamanara Marine National Park
Analamerana Special Reserve Mananara Nord National Park
Ancranomena Special Reserve Mangerivola Special Reserve
Andasibe-Mantadia National Park Maningozo Special Reserve
Andohahela National Park Manombo Special Reserve
Andranomena Special Reserve Manongarivo Special Reserve
Andringitra National Park Mantadia National Park (see Andasibe-Mantadia NP)
Anjanaharibe-Sud Special Reserve Marojejy National Park
Ankarafantsika Integral Nature Reserve Marotandrano Special Reserve
Ankarana Special Reserve Masoala National Park
Bemaraha National Park Midongy-Sud Classified Forest
Bemarivo Special Reserve Montagne d’Ambre National Park
Betampona Strict Nature Reserve Nosy Mangabe Special Reserve
Beza Mahafaly Special Reserve Pic d’Ivohibe Special Reserve
Bora Special Reserve Ranomafana National Park
Cap Sainte Marie Special Reserve Tampoketsa Analamaitso Special Reserve
Foret d’Ambre Special Reserve Tsaratanana Strict Nature Reserve
Foret de Ranomafana Classified Forest Tsimanampetsotsa Strict Nature Reserve
Isalo National Park Tsingy de Bemaraha Strict Nature Reserve
Kalambatritra Special Reserve Tsingy de Namorika Strict Nature Reserve
Katsijy Special Reserve Zahamena National Park
Kirindy Forest Reserve Zombitse National Park

 


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