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Neotropical Entomology

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CARDOSO, Márcio Z.. New localities for Heliconius besckei Ménétriés and Heliconius sara (Fabricius) (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae) in Bahia, Brazil. Neotrop. Entomol. [online]. 2005, vol.34, n.6, pp. 1007-1008. ISSN 1678-8052.

New occurrences for two Heliconius Kluk species are reported for sites in inland Bahia, Brazil. New inland sites are reported for Heliconius sara (Fabricius), a species normally found at coastal regions. To our knowledge, Heliconius besckei Ménétriés, a species restricted to cool mountain habitats, is reported for Northeastern Brazil for the first time.

Keywords : Heliconiinae; geographical distribution; Brazilian Northeast; Atlantic Rainforest; dispersal.

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