Afrotropical Butterflies


 

Tanzania

939,361 square km

Endemic Butterflies [134 species]
 

Acraea bergeriana Pierre, 1979 Cigaritis collinsi  (Kielland, 1980)
Acraea kappa Pierre, 1979 Cigaritis tanganyikae (Kielland, 1990)
Acraea kia Pierre, 1990 Congdonia duplex Henning & Henning, 2004
Acraea lyci Pierre, 2006 Cymothoe amaniensis Rydon, 1980
Acraea manca Thurau, 1904 Cymothoe aurivillii Staudinger, 1899
Acraea punctimarginea Pinhey, 1956 Cymothoe collinsi Rydon, 1980
Acraea rohlfsi Suffert, 1904 Cymothoe magambae Rydon, 1980
Acraea vuilloti (Mabille, 1889) Deloneura abri Congdon & Collins, 1998
Alaena bicolora Bethune-Baker, 1924 Deudorix mpanda (Kielland, 1990)
Alaena bjornstadi Kielland, 1993 Eresinopsides bamptoni Henning & Henning, 2004
Alaena ferrulineata Hawker-Smith, 1933 Eresiomera kiellandi Larsen, 1998
Alaena interposita Butler, 1883 Etesiolaus pinheyi (Kielland, 1986)
Alaena kiellandi Carcasson, 1965 Euphaedra confina Hecq, 1992
Alaena madibirensis Wichgraf, 1921 Euthecta cordeiroi Henning & Henning, 2004
Ampittia parva Aurivillius, 1925 Gorgyra vosseleri Grünberg, 1907
Andronymus bjornstadi Congdon, Kielland & Collins, 1998 Graphium kigoma Carcasson, 1964
Anthene leptala (Courvoisier, 1914) Harpendyreus berger Stempffer, 1976
Anthene madibirensis (Wichgraf, 1921) Harpendyreus boma (Bethune-Baker, 1926)
Anthene montana Kielland, 1990 Harpendyreus meruana (Aurivillius, 1910)
Anthene rubrimaculata (Strand, 1909) Hypolimnas antevorta (Distant, 1880)
Anthene ukerewensis (Strand, 1909) Hypolycaena amanica Stempffer, 1951
Anthene uzungwae Kielland, 1990 Iolaus bamptoni (Congdon & Collins, 1998)
Artitropa usambarae Congdon, Kielland, & Collins, 1998 Iolaus montana (Kielland, 1978)
Aslauga abri Collins & Libert, 1997 Lachnocnema inexpectata Libert, 1996
Aslauga tanga Libert & Collins, 1997 Lachnocnema kiellandi Libert, 1996
Astictopterus bruno (Evans, 1937) Lachnocnema tanzaniensis Libert, 1996
Astictopterus tura Evans, 1951 Lachnocnema unicolor Libert, 1996
Axiocerses kiellandi Henning & Henning, 1996 Lepidochrysops kennethi Kielland, 1986
Axiocerses styx Rebel, 1908 Lepidochrysops kilimanjarensis (Strand, 1909)
Baliochila abri Henning & Henning, 2004 Lepidochrysops koaena (Strand, 1911)
Baliochila citrina Henning & Henning, 2004 Lepidochrysops mpanda Tite, 1961
Baliochila collinsi Henning & Henning, 2004 Leucochitonea amneris (Rebel & Rogenhofer, 1894)
Baliochila congdoni Kielland, 1990 Metisella congdoni de Jong & Kielland, 1983
Baliochila fusca Henning & Henning, 2004 Mimacraea gelinia (Oberthür, 1893)
Baliochila lequeuxi Kielland, 1994 Mimacraea marginata Libert & Collins, 2000
Baliochila megadentata Henning & Henning, 2004 Mylothris ertli Suffert, 1904
Baliochila mwanihanae Congdon, Kielland & Collins, 1998 Mylothris kiellandi Berger, 1985
Baliochila nguru Kielland, 1986 Mylothris leonora Krüger, 1928
Baliochila pringlei Stempffer, 1967 Mylothris pluviata Berger, 1980
Baliochila pseudofragilis Kielland, 1976 Mylothris superbus Kielland, 1985
Baliochila warrengashi Collins & Larsen, 1996 Mylothris talboti Berger, 1980
Bebearia kiellandi Hecq, 1993 Neita orbipalus Kielland, 1990
Bicyclus danckelmani (Rogenhofer, 1891) Neocoenyra fuligo Kielland, 1990
Bicyclus kiellandi Condamin, 1986 Neocoenyra fulleborni Thurau, 1903
Bicyclus mahale Congdon, Kielland & Collins, 1998 Neocoenyra heckmanni Thurau, 1903
Bicyclus similis Condamin, 1963 Neocoenyra jordani Rebel, 1906
Bicyclus tanzanicus Condamin, 1986 Neocoenyra paralellopupillata (Karsch, 1897)
Bicyclus uzungwensis Kielland, 1990 Neocoenyra petersi Kielland, 1990
Capys usambarae Congdon & Collins, 1998 Neocoenyra pinheyi Carcasson, 1961
Celaenorrhinus cordeironis Kielland, 1992 Neptis livingstonei Suffert, 1904
Celaenorrhinus kimboza Evans, 1949 Ornipholidotos nguru Kielland, 1987
Celaenorrhinus rubeho Kielland, 1990 Ornipholidotos tanganyikae Kielland, 1983
Celaenorrhinus sanjeensis Kielland, 1990 Papilio ufipa Carcasson, 1961
Celaenorrhinus uluguru Kielland, 1990 Pentila rondo Kielland, 1990
Cephetola gerdae (Kielland & Libert, 1998) Physcaeneura jacksoni Carcasson, 1961
Cephetola tanzaniensis Libert, 1999 Physcaeneura robertsi Kielland, 1990
Ceratrichia bonga Evans, 1947 Pilodeudorix rodgersi (Kielland, 1985)
Charaxes chunguensis White & Grant, 1986 Platylesches larseni Kielland, 1992
Charaxes grahamei van Someren, 1969 Pseudathyma uluguru Kielland, 1985
Charaxes lucyae van Someren, 1975 Sevenia pseudotrimeni (Kielland, 1985)
Charaxes mccleeryi van Someren, 1972 Stugeta mimetica (Aurivillius, 1916)
Charaxes pembanus Jordan, 1925 Telipna kigoma Kielland, 1978
Charaxes phenix Turlin & Lequeux, 1993 Tuxentius stempfferi (Kielland, 1976)
Charaxes prettejohni Collins, 1990 Uranothauma kilimensis Kielland, 1985
Charaxes usambarae van Someren & Jackson, 1952 Uranothauma lukwangule Kielland, 1987
Chondrolepis obscurior de Jong, 1986 Uranothauma nguru Kielland, 1985
Chondrolepis similis de Jong, 1986 Uranothauma usambarae Kielland, 1980
 

Relevant literature:
Archer, et al., 1991

Butterfly checklists for protected areas:
Jozani Forest, Zanzibar (Archer, et al., 1991)
Kigogo Forest (Lovett & Congdon, 1989b)
Lake Manyara National Park (Cordeiro, 1990)
Madenge Forest (Lovett & Congdon, 1989a)
Mkomazi Game Reserve (Van Noort, et al., 1999 and 2000)
Ngorongoro Conservation Area 1 (Kielland, 1980)
Njombe Highlands (Haldane, 1956)
Serengeti National Park (Klein’s Camp) (Mkenda, 2000)
Ukaguru Mountains (Evans, et al., 1992)
Usambara Mountains (Evans, et al., 1992)

Protected areas:

Amani Nature Reserve Mbudya Marine Reserve
Arusha National Park Meserani Dam Game Controlled Area
Biharamulo Game Reserve Mie-wa-Mbu Game Controlled Area
Bongoyo & Pangavini Islands Marine Reserve Mikumi National Park
Burigi Game Reserve Mkomazi Game Reserve
Burunge Game Controlled Area Mkungunero Game Controlled Area
Chabula Marsh Game Controlled Area Mlele Game Controlled Area
Chole Bay Marine Reserve Mount Meru Game Reserve
Chumbe Island Coral Park Marine Reserve Moyowosi Game Reserve
Endulen Game Controlled Area Msima Game Controlled Area
Fungu Yasini Marine Reserve Muhuwesi Game Controlled Area
Gombe Game Controlled Area Mwadui Diamond Mine Game Controlled Area
Gombe National Park Mwambesi Game Controlled Area
Grumeti Game Controlled Area Nchwa-Nkima Game Controlled Area
Handeni Game Controlled Area Ngeju-Njiro Dam Game Controlled Area
Ibanda Game Reserve Ngorongoro Conservation Area
Igombe Game Controlled Area Ngorongoro Game Controlled Area
Ikorongo Game Controlled Area Nyonga Game Controlled Area
Jozani Forest Reserve Rau Forest Game Controlled Area
Kalimawe Game Controlled Area Ruaha National Park
Katavi National Park Rubondo National Park
Kigosi Game Controlled Area Rukwa Game Controlled Area
Kigosi Game Reserve Rumanyika Game Reserve
Kihirumira Pool Game Controlled Area Rungwa Game Reserve
Kilimanjaro National Park Rungwa River Game Controlled Area
Kilombero Game Controlled Area Ruvu Masai Game Controlled Area
Kitwai Game Controlled Area Ruvu Same Game Controlled Area
Kizigo Game Reserve Saadani Game Reserve
Kongwa Game Controlled Area Saanane Island Game Reserve
Lake Daramatai Game Controlled Area Sanya-Lelatema Game Controlled Area
Lake Kwila Game Controlled Area Selous Game Reserve
Lake Manka Game Controlled Area Serengeti National Park
Lake Manyara National Park Simanjiro Game Controlled Area
Lake Natron Game Controlled Area Speke Gulf Game Controlled Area
Lihogosa Game Controlled Area Tanga Coral Gardens Marine Reserve
Loliondo Game Controlled Area Tarangire National Park
Lolkisale Game Controlled Area Tutia Island Marine Reserve
Longido Game Controlled Area Udzungwa Mountain National Park
Luganzo Game Controlled Area Ugalla River Game Reserve
Lukwati Game Controlled Area Ugunda Game Controlled Area
Mahale Mountains National Park Umba Game Reserve
Masasi River Game Controlled Area Umba River Game Controlled Area
Maswa Game Reserve Utengule Swamps Game Controlled Area
Maziwi Marine Reserve Uwanda Game Reserve

 


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