Stempfferia coerulea

Stempfferia coerulea, Types, from original description.

TaxonavigationEdit

Taxonavigation: Papilionoidea 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Cladus: Unikonta
Cladus: Opisthokonta
Cladus: Holozoa
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea

Familia: Lycaenidae
Subfamilia: Poritiinae
Tribus: Liptenini
Subtribus: Epitolina
Genus: Stempfferia
Species: Stempfferia coerulea
Subspecies: (2) per Williams, 2007.
S. c. coerulea – S. c. pierri

NameEdit

Stempfferia coerulea Jackson, 1962.

Type locality: Congo: “Moyen Congo, Etoumbi”.

Holotype: ♂ BMNH, iii.1959 (T.H.E. Jackson); Allotype: ♀ BMNH, Ouesso, Mambili Forest, viii.1959.

SynonymyEdit

  • Epitola coerulea Jackson, 1962: 140, pls 3,4 figs 26,27,36,37; Stempffer, 1967: 88.
  • Stempfferia coerulea coerulea (Jackson); Libert, 1999; Williams, 2007: Epitolina 29.

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