Bicyclus trilophus

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Bicyclus trilophus
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nymphalidae
Genus: Bicyclus
Species: B. trilophus
Binomial name
Bicyclus trilophus
(Rebel, 1914)[1]
Synonyms
  • Mycalesis trilophus Rebel, 1914
  • Mycalesis schoutedeni Overlaet, 1954

Bicyclus trilophus, the tufted bush brown, is a butterfly in the Nymphalidae family. It is found in Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, Cameroon, Gabon, the Republic of the Congo, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Zambia.[2] The habitat consists of forests.

Subspecies[edit]

  • Bicyclus trilophus trilophus (Cameroon (east of mountains), Gabon, Congo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Zambia)
  • Bicyclus trilophus jacksoni Condamin, 1961 (Guinea, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Nigeria, western Cameroon)

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