Genus: Abantis

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Species indigenous to southern Africa

List from Vári & Kroon (2002).

Abantis arctomarginata  

 

 

Abantis bamptoni

 

 

Abantis bicolor (Bicoloured skipper)

 

 

Abantis paradisea (Paradise skipper)

 

Abantis tettensis (Spotted velvet skipper)

 

Abantis venosa (Veined skipper)

 

 

Abantis zambesiaca

 

 

Publications

  • VÁRI, L., KROON, D.M., & KRÜGER, M. 2002. Classification and checklist of the species of Lepidoptera recorded in southern Africa. Simple Solutions, Chatswood Australia.

 


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