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Revista Brasileira de Zoologia

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BILOTTA, Ivana Gavassi. Compareid thorax morphology of South brazilian Morphinae species (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae). Rev. Bras. Zool. [online]. 1994, vol.11, n.4, pp. 691-713. ISSN 0101-8175.  http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0101-81751994000400014.

A detailed study of the thorax morphology and his appendices of adults, males and females, of the following south Brazilian Morphinae species (Lepidoptera, Nymphalidae) is presented: Morpho helenor violaceus Fruhstorfer, 1912, Iphimedeia hercules(Dalman, 1823), Iphixibia anaxibia (Esper, 1801). Cytheritis portis thamyris (C. Felder & R. Felder, 1867), Cytherilis aega (Huebner, 1822). Pessonia catenaria (Perry, 1811). Grasseia menelaus nestira (Huebner, 1821).

Keywords : Nymphalidae; Morphinae; morphology; thorax.

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