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Dilipa limenitoides (Oberthür 1890)

Andrew V. Z. Brower
Containing group: Dilipa


This species from China and Korea was formerly considered to be a monotypic genus (Lelecella) in Limenitidini. It was determined to be an apaturine closely-related to Dilipa by Zhang et al. (2007).

Other Names for Dilipa limenitoides (Oberthür 1890)


Zhang, M., Cao, T., Zhang, R., Guo, Y., Duan, Y. & Ma, E. 2007 Phylogeny of Apaturinae Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) Based on Mitochondrial Cytochrome Oxidase I Gene. Journal of Genetics and Genomics 34, 812-823.

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