Andronymus thomasi Riley, 1928



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonyms: Andronymus neander thomasi (Riley, 1928)


Conservation Status




São Tomé and Príncipe (both islands)


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Riley, N. D. (1928). List of the species collected in the island of São Thomé by T. A. Barns. The Entomologist 61: 64-65.


Other references:

Mendes, L. F. and Bivar-de-Sousa, A. (2012). New account on the butterflies (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera) from São Tomé e Príncipe. Boletín de la Sociedad Entomológica Aragonesa 51: 157-186.

Mendes, L. F. and Bivar-de-Sousa, A. (2022). Butterflies and Skippers (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea) of the Gulf of Guinea Oceanic Islands, pp. 349-369. In: Ceríaco, L.M.P., de Lima, R.F., Melo, M., Bell, R.C. (eds.). Biodiversity of the Gulf of Guinea Oceanic Islands. Springer, Cham.

Mendes, L. F., Bivar-de-Sousa, A. and Vasconcelos, S. (2018). New data on the butterflies of São Tomé e Príncipe: description of a new subspecies from Príncipe, notes, and reference to two faunistic novelties from São Tomé (Lepidoptera, Papilionoidea). Shilap 46(181): 65-74.


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