Systematics of Neotropical Butterflies at the McGuire Center for Lepidoptera and Biodiversity, Florida Museum of Natural History

Revision of Adelpha

Willmott, K. R. 2003. The Genus Adelpha: its Systematics, Biology and Biogeography (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae: Limenitidini). Gainesville, Scientific Publishers. viii + 322 pp.

NOTE File sizes are quite large (2-10 MB). If you can afford it, please buy a copy of the book from Scientific Publishers by contacting Dr John Heppner at



Pages 1-230 (Introduction, Generic Account, Species Accounts) Download PDF (6 MB)

Pages 231-322 (Species Accounts, Plate and figure legends, Appendices, Literature Cited, Acknowledgements, Index) Download PDF (3.7 MB)


Text Figures 1, 4, 21-30 Download PDF (5.2 MB)

Text Figures 2, 3, 5-20, 31, 36, Appendix B Download PDF (7.4 MB)

Colour plates of butterflies, Plates 1-7, Figures 32-67 Download PDF (9.2 MB)

Colour plates of butterflies, Plates 8-15, Figures 68-122 Download PDF (10.8 MB)

Genitalia drawings, Figures 124-280 Download PDF (1.6 MB)

Distribution maps, Figures 281-316 Download PDF (9.6 MB)