Telipna citrimaculata

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Telipna citrimaculata
Telipna angustifascia f.JPG
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Lycaenidae
Genus: Telipna
Species: T. citrimaculata
Binomial name
Telipna citrimaculata
Schultze, 1916[1]
Synonyms
  • Telipna angustifascia Joicey & Talbot, 1921
  • Telipna neavei Bethune-Baker, 1926

Telipna citrimaculata is a butterfly in the Lycaenidae family. It is found in Cameroon, the Republic of the Congo, the Central African Republic, the Democratic Republic of the Congo and Uganda.[2] The habitat consists of forests.

Subspecies[edit]

  • Telipna citrimaculata citrimaculata (Cameroon, northern Congo, Central African Republic, Democratic Republic of the Congo)
  • Telipna citrimaculata neavei Bethune-Baker, 1926 (Democratic Republic of the Congo, western Uganda)
  • Telipna citrimaculata victoriae Libert, 2005 (south-eastern Uganda)

References[edit]

  1. ^ Telipna at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and some other life forms
  2. ^ Afrotropical Butterflies: Lycaenidae - Subtribe Pentilina