Euphaedra xypete

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Euphaedra xypete
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nymphalidae
Genus: Euphaedra
Species: E. xypete
Binomial name
Euphaedra xypete
(Hewitson, 1865)[1]
  • Romalaeosoma xypete Hewitson, 1865
  • Euphaedra (Xypetana) xypete
  • Euphaedra xypete ab. bombeana Strand, 1912

Euphaedra xypete, the common pink forester, is a butterfly in the Nymphalidae family. It is found in Guinea-Bissau, Guinea, Sierra Leone, Liberia, Ivory Coast, Ghana, Togo, Nigeria and western Cameroon.[2] The habitat consists of forests.

Euphaedra xypete both sides


  1. ^ "Euphaedra Hübner, [1819]" at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms
  2. ^ Afrotropical Butterflies: Nymphalidae - Tribe Adoliadini