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the web of life in southern Africa

Genus: Dingana

Life > Eukaryotes > Opisthokonta > Metazoa (animals) > Bilateria > Ecdysozoa > Panarthropoda > Tritocerebra > Phylum: Arthopoda > Mandibulata > Atelocerata > Panhexapoda > Hexapoda > Insecta (insects) > Dicondyla > Pterygota > Metapterygota > Neoptera > Eumetabola > Holometabola > Panorpida > Amphiesmenoptera > Lepidoptera (moths and butterflies) > Glossata > Coelolepida > Myoglossata > Neolepidoptera > Heteroneura > Ditrysia > Apoditrysia > Obtectomera > Macrolepidoptera > Rhopalocera (butterflies) > Superfamily: Papilionoidea > Family: Nymphalidae > Subfamily: Satyrinae

Species indigenous to southern Africa

List from Vári & Kroon (2002).

Dingana alaedeus (Wakkerstroom widow)     

 

 

Dingana alticola (Red-banded widow)

 

 

Dingana angusta (Narrow-banded widow)

 

 

Dingana clara (Wolkberg widow)

 

 

Dingana dingana (Dingaan's widow)

 

Dingana fraterna (Stoffberg widow)

 

 

Dingana jerinae (Jerine's widow)

 

 

Publications

  • VÁRI, L., KROON, D.M., & KRÜGER, M. 2002. Classification and checklist of the species of Lepidoptera recorded in southern Africa. Simple Solutions, Chatswood Australia.