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Gegenes pumilio (Hoffmannsegg, 1804)

Самка  Gegenes pumilio


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Hesperiidae subfamily Hesperiinae tribe Gegenini genus Gegenes → species Gegenes pumilio

Species name(s)

Gegenes pumilio (Hoffmannsegg, 1804) = Papilio pumilio Hoffmannsegg, 1804 = aetna Boisduval, 1840 = Philoodus lefebvrii Rambur, 1842 = Genenes pumiliio = Papilio pygmaeus = Hesperia aetna Boisduval, 1840 = Pamphila gambica Mabille, 1878 = Philoodus lefebvrii Rambur, 1842 = Gegenes major Ragusa 1919 = Gegenes monochroa Rebel 1907 = Pamphila occulta Trimen, 1891 = Papilio pygmaeus Cyrillo, 1787 = Pamphila ursula Holland, 1896.


Zoogeographical regions


Самка  Gegenes pumilio

Detailed information with references


  • Albania, Greece, Spain, Italy, Crete, Malta, Sicily, France, Yugoslavia. [1]. Peter Khramov.
  • Albania, Balearic Islands, Greece (mainland), Dodecanese Islands, Spain (mainland), Italy (mainland), Cyprus, Crete, Malta, Northern Aegean Islands, Sicily, France (mainland), Croatia, Cycladic Islands, Yugoslavia . [10]. Peter Khramov.

Larva food plants

  • Gramineae. [28]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Gegenes pumilio


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

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Text data: Peter Khramov.

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