Anthene

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Anthene
Anthene lycaenoides (ento-csiro-au).jpg
Anthene lycaenoides
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Subfamily: Polyommatinae
Tribe: Lycaenesthini
Genus: Anthene
Doubleday, 1847
Synonyms
  • Lycaenesthes Moore, [1866]
  • Triclema Karsch, 1893
  • Neurypexina Bethune-Baker, 1910
  • Neurellipes Bethune-Baker, 1910
  • Monile Ungemach, 1932
  • Pseudoliptena Stempffer, 1946
Anthenes as Lycaenesthes Bethune-Baker, 1910 Transactions of the Entomological Society of London

Anthene is a genus of butterfly in the family Lycaenidae, commonly called the ciliate blue or hairtail.

Subgenera and species[edit]

Listed alphabetically within subgenera.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Anthene at funet.fi
  • Cramer, P., 1775-1780. De Uitlandsche Kapellen ... Asia, Africa en America ... Amsterdam, Baalde & Utrecht, 4 vols.
  • Doubleday, E., 1847. List of the specimens of lepidopterous insects in the collection of the British Museum 2: [ii], 57 pp. London.
  • Hemming, A. F., 1935. In Carpenter 1935, Trans. R. ent. Soc. Lond. 83: 313-447.
  • Henning, G.A. & Henning, S.F., 1993: Description of a new species of Anthene Doubleday (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) from the Transvaal, South Africa. Metamorphosis 4 (4): 156-158.
  • Larsen, T.B. 2009: Anthene georgiadisi sp. nov. (Lep.: Lycaenidae) – a new butterfly from Liberia. Entomologist's record and journal of variation, 121 (1): 47-51. ISSN: 0013-8916
  • Moore, F., [1866]. On the lepidopterous insects of Bengal. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1865: 755-823, 3 pls.
  • Stempffer, H., 1946. Contribution a l’etude des Lycaenidae de la faune ethiopienne. Revue fr. Ent. 13: 8-19.
  • Tennent, W.J., 2001: Twenty new butterflies from the Solomon Islands (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae; Lycaenidae; Nymphalinae; Satyrinae; Danainae). British Journal of Entomology and Natural History 14: 1-27.
  • Tite, G. E., 1966. A revision of the genus Anthene from the Oriental region. Bull. Brit. Mus. nat. Hist. 18: 253-275, 2 pls, 28 text figs.
  • Ungemach, H., 1932. Contribution a l'étude des lépidoptères d'Abyssinie. Mém. Soc. Sci. nat. phy. Maroc. 32: 1-122, 2 pls., 1 map.
  • Williams, M. C., 2008. Checklist of Afrotropical Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea. 7th Edn. (April 2007). Downloaded from [1] Afrotropical Butterflies.

External links[edit]

Media related to Anthene at Wikimedia Commons Data related to Anthene at Wikispecies