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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.

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Aterica galene (female, upper and underside) 

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Aterica galene (male, upperside) 

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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.

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