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Papilio phorbanta nana

 

Species Authority
Oberthür, 1879
Synonym/s
Princeps phorbanta nana Oberthür, 1879; Papilio disparilis nana Oberthür, 1879
Common Name
Seychelles papilion pature, Small Réunion swallowtail
Locality
Seychelles
Last Record
Before 1880 (Lawrence, 2015)
IUCN status
Not evaluated
TSE Forum thread
https://extinctanimals.proboards.com/thread/13402/princeps-papilio-phorbanta-nana
Hypodigm
Only known from two specimens (Lawrence, 2014).
Notes
References
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
 
Henning, Graham. (2015). [url=https://www.lepsoc.org.za/index.php?option=com_jdownloads&task=download.send&id=125&catid=11&m=0&Itemid=401]Lepidoptera conservation in South Africa - part 2[/url]. Babbel Blues 3: 18-23.
 
Lawrence, James M. (2014). Field Guide to Butterflies of Seychelles: Their Natural History and Conservation. Siri Scientific Press.
 
Lawrence, James M. (2015). [url=https://islandbiodiversity.com/Phelsuma%2023-1.pdf]A short note on the biogeography of the rarely observed Seychelles butterflies[/url]. Phelsuma 23: 1-5.
 
Legrand, H. 1959. Note sur la sous-espèce [i]nana[/i] Ch. Oberthür de [i]Papilio phorbanta[/i] Linné des îles Seychelles (Lep. Papilionidae). B. Soc. Entomol. Fr. 64: 121-123.