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Katreus Watson, 1893
Katreus Watson, 1893; Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 (1) : 115, TS: Astictopterus johnstonii Butler
Loxolexis Karsch, 1895; Ent. Nachr. 21 (19/20): 320, TS: Loxolexis percnoptera Karsch
Acallopistes Holland, 1896; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1896 (1) : 95, TS: Erionota holocausta Mabille
Loxolexis (Pyrginae) ; [AfrL]
Katreus (Pyrginae) ; [AfrL]

Katreus dimidia (Holland, 1896)
Gabon. See [About maps] Acallopistes dimidia Holland, 1896; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1896 (1) : 97
karschi Evans, 1937; Cat. African Hesp. Brit. Mus. : 7
Katreus dimidia ; [BOW: pl. 129, f. 30]
Loxolexis dimidia ; [AfrL]

Katreus drucei (Larsen, 2002)
Loxolexis drucei Larsen, 2002
dimidia f. drucei Evans, 1937; Cat. African Hesp. Brit. Mus. : 17
Katreus drucei ; Heath, Newport & Hancock, 2001, The Butterflies of Zambia:
Loxolexis drucei ; [AfrL]

Katreus hollandi (Druce, 1909)
Cameroon, .... See [About maps] Ortholexis hollandi Druce, 1909; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1909 : 407 (nom. nov. Katreus johnstoni Holland, 1894), TL: Bitje, Ja River, Cameroons, 2000ft
Loxolexis hollandi ; [AfrL]
Misidentified/misapplied:
Katreus johnstoni Butler; Holland, 1894, Ent. News 5 (1) : pl. 1, f. 8

Katreus holocausta (Mabille, 1891)
holocausta (Mabille, 1891) (Erionota); Bull. Soc. Ent. Belg. 35 (17): 111
Ortholexis melichroptera Karsch, 1895; Ent. Nachr. 21 (19/20): 320
Ortholexis melichroptera ; Druce, 1909, Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1909 : 407, pl. 67, f. 1
Acallopistes holocaustus ;
Loxolexis holocausta ; [AfrL]

Katreus johnstonii (Butler, 1887)
Sierra Leone - Cameroons. See [About maps] Astictopterus johnstonii Butler, 1887; Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1887 : 573
apicalis (Mabille, 1889) (Choristoneura); Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1889 : 156
Loxolexis percnoptera Karsch, 1895; Ent. Nachr. 21 (19/20): 322
Katreus johnstoni ; [BOW: pl. 129, f. 31]
Katreus johnstonii ; [AfrL]


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References:
[About maps]
Warning! The maps are automatically generated from the textual information, and the process does not always produce acceptable result; See about maps for more info.
[AfrL]
Mark C. Williams; Checklist of Afrotropical Papilionoidea and Hesperoidea; Compiled by Mark C. Williams, 7th ed. (2008) (April 2007); Afrototropical Butterflies; e-mail: Mark C. Williams
[BOW]
Lewis, 1974; Butterflies of the World; ISBN 0 245 52097 X


Some related literature:
Butler, 1887
On two small Collections of African Lepidoptera recently received from Mr. H. H. Johnston Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1887 : 567-574
Druce, 1909
On some New and Little-known Hesperiidae from Tropical West Africa Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1909 : 406-413, pl. 67
Evans, 1937
A catalogue of the African Hesperiidae. British Museum Cat. African Hesp. Brit. Mus. : 1-212, pl. 1-30
Holland, 1894
African Hesperiidae Ent. News 5 (1) : 26-31, pl. 1
Holland, 1896
A Preliminary Revision and Synonymic Catalogue of the Hesperiidae of Africa and the adjacent Islands, with Descriptions of some apparently new species Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1896 (1) : 2-107, pl. 1-5
Karsch, 1895
Aethiopische Rhopaloceren. I & II Ent. Nachr. 21 (18): 275-286, (19/20): 289-322
Mabille, 1889
[no title] Bull. Soc. ent. Fr. 1889 : ix-x,[9-10], : lxxxiv-lxxxv,[84-85], : xcix-c,[99-100], : cxlix-cl,[149-150], : clv-clvi,[155-156], : clxvii-clxix,[167-169], : clxxxiii-clxxxiv,[183-184]
Mabille, 1891
Description d'Hespérides nouvelles Bull. Soc. Ent. Belg. 35 (16): lix-lxxxviii,[59-88], (17): cvi-cxxi,[106-121], (18): clxviii-clxxxvii,[168-187]
Watson, 1893
A proposed classification of the Hesperiidae, with a revision of the genera Proc. Zool. Soc. Lond. 1893 (1) : 3-133, pl. 1-3


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