Stempfferia congoana

Epitola congoana 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 congoana

NameEdit

Stempfferia congoana (Aurivillius, 1923).

Type locality: Democratic Republic of Congo: “Kimuenza”, ix-x.1910.

Holotype: RMS.

SynonymyEdit

  • Epitola congoana Aurivillius, 1923: 1202, pl.50 fig.3; Stempffer, 1967: 88.
  • Epitola nigrovenata Jackson, 1962: 136, [ pls 3,4 figs 22,23,32,33]. Nigeria: “Oban”. Synonymy in Williams, 2007.
  • Stempfferia congoana (Aurivillius); Libert, 1999.
  • Stempfferia (Cercenia) congoana (Aurivillius); Williams, 2007: Epitolina 29.

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