PlatypthimaAndrew V. Z. Brower
- Platypthima antapa
- Platypthima dispar
- Platypthima homochroa
- Platypthima leucomelas
- Platypthima ornata
- Platypthima placiva
- Platypthima septentrionalis
- Platypthima simplex
Eight species endemic to New Guinea. Parsons (1999) believes there are more to be discovered in the highlands.
Parsons M. 1999. The butterflies of Papua New Guinea: their systematics and biology. Academic Press, San Diego.
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