the Hottentots and Pigmy SkippersAndrew V. Z. Brower
- Gegenes hottentota
- Gegenes niso
- Gegenes nostrodamus
- Gegenes pumilio
All four species of Gegenes occur in Africa, and several are also widespread in southern Europe and western Asia. Larsen (2005) states that the African G. pumilo gambica (Mabille, 1878) is probably a distinct species from its northern relative.
Ackery PR, Smith CR, and Vane-Wright RI eds. 1995. Carcasson's African butterflies. Canberra: CSIRO.
Larsen, T. B. 2005 Butterflies of West Africa. Stenstrup, Denmark: Apollo Books.
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