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A new species of Actinote Hubner (Nymphalidae: Heliconiinae: Acraeini) from southeast Brazil

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Author(s):
Lucci Freitas, Andre Victor [1] ; Francini, Ronaldo Bastos [2] ; Paluch, Marlon [3] ; Barbosa, Eduardo Proenca [1]
Total Authors: 4
Affiliation:
[1] Univ Estadual Campinas, Inst Biol, Dept Biol Anim, Campinas, SP - Brazil
[2] Univ Catolica Santos, Santos, SP - Brazil
[3] Univ Fed Reconcavo Bahia, Ctr Ciencias Agr Ambientais & Biol, Cruz Das Almas, BA - Brazil
Total Affiliations: 3
Document type: Journal article
Source: Revista Brasileira de Entomologia; v. 62, n. 2, p. 135-147, APR-JUN 2018.
Web of Science Citations: 1
Abstract

The present paper describes a new species of Actinote (Nymphalidae, Heliconiinae, Acraeini) from southeastern Brazil, and describes the morphology of the adults and immature stages of this species. Actinote mantiqueira sp. nov. occurs in the Serra da Mantiqueira and Serra do Mar in the Atlantic Forest. Adults from this population are very similar to other species of the ``orangish red mimicry complex{''}, including Actinote alalia (C. Felder \& R. Felder, 1860), its sister species, restricted to the mountains of southern Brazil. Actinote mantiqueira sp. nov. and A. alalia are distinguishable by wing pattern, male genitalia and larval morphology, and have strongly allopatric distributions. A redescription of Actinote alalia is also provided. (C) 2018 Sociedade Brasileira de Entomologia. Published by Elsevier Editora Ltda. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 12/03750-8 - Phylogenetic relationships and biogeographic distribution patterns of the clades Yphthimoides Forster, 1964 and Pharneuptychia Forster, 1964 (Nymphalidae: Satyrinae)
Grantee:Eduardo de Proença Barbosa
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Doctorate
FAPESP's process: 11/50225-3 - Natural history, phylogeny and conservation of Neotropical Lepidoptera
Grantee:André Victor Lucci Freitas
Support type: BIOTA-FAPESP Program - Regular Research Grants
FAPESP's process: 13/50297-0 - Dimensions US-BIOTA São Paulo: a multidisciplinary framework for biodiversity prediction in the Brazilian Atlantic forest hotspot
Grantee:Cristina Yumi Miyaki
Support type: BIOTA-FAPESP Program - Thematic Grants
FAPESP's process: 16/15873-8 - Systematics and patterns of biogeographical distribution of butterflies' genera from Euptychiina subtribe (Nymphalidae: Satyrinae)
Grantee:Eduardo de Proença Barbosa
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Post-Doctorate