oa Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa - The occurrence of Pseudiolaus poultoni Riley (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) in Southern Africa
|Article Title||The occurrence of Pseudiolaus poultoni Riley (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae) in Southern Africa|
|© Publisher:||Entomological Society of South Africa (ESSA)|
|Journal||Journal of the Entomological Society of Southern Africa|
|Publication Date||Mar 1967|
|Keyword(s)||Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae and Pseudiolaus poultoni Riley|
The lycaenid species Pseudiolaus poultoni Riley has not previously been recorded from Southern Africa, being known from the coastal region of Kenya. The subspecies P. poultoni lulua Riley, which occurs in Zulu land (Natal), is now established as a separate species by Stempffer and Bennett (1958) after study of the male-genitalia.
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