Butterflies (Lepidoptera, Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea) of the "Baixada Santista" region, coastal São Paulo, southeastern Brazil
The present list contains an appreciably higher number of species in comparison to other lists from similar biomes farther south, such as Blumenau in Santa Catarina, and Maquine in Rio Grande do Sul.
External morphology of Thyridia psidii cetoides (Rosenberg & Talbot): II. Thorax and appendages (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae, Ithomiinae)
Lepidoptera of the Central Brazil Plateau. I. Preliminary list of Rhopalocera (continued): Lycaentidae, Pieridae, Papilionidae, Hesperiidae
Immature stages of Calycopis caulonia (Hewitson, 1877) (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae, Theclinae, Eumaeini), with notes on rearing detritivorous hairstreaks on artificial diet
Details of egg, larval, and pupal morphology are described and illustrated for Calycopis caulonia (Hewitson). In particular, larval chaetotaxy is documented for the first time in Calycopis. Lab…
The heliconians of Brazil (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Part II. Introduction and general comments, with a supplementary revision of the tribe
Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea) of the Parque Ecológico João Vasconcelos Sobrinho, Caruaru, Pernambuco, Brazil
- M. Paluch, O. Mielke, C. Nobre, M. Casagrande, D. H. Melo, A. Freitas
- Biology, Environmental Science
- 1 December 2011
The butterfly community was composed mainly by widespread species commonly found in open habitats, including many species typical of forested areas such as Scada karschina delicata Talbot, 1932 (Danainae: Ithomiini), which is an endangered butterfly.
Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea and Hesperioidea) of the Private Reserve of Natural Heritage Fazenda Lontra/Saudade, Itanagra, Northern Coast of Bahia, Brazil
A Reserva Particular do Patrimonio Natural Fazenda Lontra/Saudade (FLS), localizada no litoral norte do estado Bahia, Brasil, corresponde a maior area (1.377,33 ha) preservada de Mata Atlântica entre…
Butterflies (Lepidoptera: Papilionoidea) of an urban park in northeastern Brazil
- D. H. Melo, M. Duarte, O. Mielke, R. Robbins, A. Freitas
- Biology, Environmental ScienceBiota Neotropica
The aim of this study was to inventory the butterfly fauna in a remnant of Atlantic Forest in the state of Pernambuco as a contribution to understanding the distribution of these insects.
Three species and two new subspecies of Actinote Hübner (Nymphalidae, Heliconiinae, Acraeini)
Notes on the last instar larva and pupa of Hemiargus hanno (Stoll) (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae, Polyommatinae)
Structural features of the last instar larva and pupa of H. hanno are described and illustrated with the aid of scanning electron microscopy (SEM).