Genus Aterica: A pan-Afrotropical genus containing two species: A galene (with a number of described subspecies) recorded at Semuliki and A. rabena an endemic of Madagascar. Not a common species at Semuliki and was frequently only trapped as single individuals, the Semuliki subspecies being A.galene extensa.
Aterica galene (female, upper and underside)
Aterica galene (male, upperside)
Aterica galene (male, underside)
Specific genus reference:
Bernardi, G., (1974). Subspéciation, polymorhisme et mimétisme chez Aterica galene (Lep: Nymphalidae). Annales de la Société entomologique de France 10(3), 86-701.