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Two new species of Actinote (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae) from Southeastern Brazil

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Author(s):
Francini, Ronaldo Bastos [1] ; Freitas, André Victor Lucci [2] ; Penz, Carla
Total Authors: 3
Affiliation:
[1] Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Museu de Zoologia - Brasil
[2] Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP). Instituto de Biologia - Brasil
Total Affiliations: 3
Document type: Journal article
Source: Zootaxa; v. 719, p. 1-10, 2004.
Field of knowledge: Biological Sciences - Ecology
Abstract

Two new species of Actinote (Nymphalidae, Heliconiinae, Acraeini) are described from southeastern Brazil. Actinote eberti sp. nov. occurs in the Serra da Mantiqueira region and resembles members of the Actinote black-yellow mimicry group. Actinote pratensis sp. nov. is found in widely scattered points in the rich-soil central São Paulo transition between montane and semideciduous Atlantic Forest, and belongs to the orange-yellow mimicry group. (AU)

FAPESP's process: 98/05101-8 - Lepidoptera of the State of São Paulo: diversity, distribution, resources, and use for analysis and environmental monitoring
Grantee:Keith Spalding Brown Junior
Support type: BIOTA-FAPESP Program - Thematic Grants
FAPESP's process: 00/01484-1 - Butterfilies as environmental indicators: monitoring with Nymphalidae (Eurytelinae and Satyrinae)
Grantee:André Victor Lucci Freitas
Support type: Scholarships in Brazil - Post-Doctorate