Name

Mylothris poppea (Cramer, [1777])

    excavata Strand , 1913

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Original Description

Mylothris alcuana Grbg. ab. excavata Strand , 1913
Unavailable name: infrasubspecific name

Type specimen(s)

Status: Holotype
Specimen data: HT (♀, 15.-31.I.1907, G. Tessmann)
Current depository: MNHU, Berlin

Type locality

Type locality as cited in original description: "Span. Guinea: Uelleburg-Benitogebt."
Current country: Equatorial Guinea

Taxonomic history

Originally described as Mylothris alcuana Grbg. ab. excavata Strand , 1913
Treated as a synonym of Mylothris poppea (Cramer, [1777]) by Ackery et al. (1995: 222).