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A large and widespread genus of the Old World tropics and subtropics. The first alphabetical list represents the Afrotropical species, and the second is the Indomalayan - Australasian species. Parsons (1999) states that Eliot (1969) believed that the African and Asian Neptis are not closely related, but Eliot (in Corbet et al. 1992) says of Neptis, "distributed from Europe throughout most of Africa and Asia ...".

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