Celaenorrhinus halconis spec. nov. is described from Mt. Halcon in Mindoro (Philippines). The new species does not seem to be closely related to other Philippine Celaenorrhinus species, but bears resemblance to the endemic Javanese montane species C. toxopei de Jong, 1981.

Lepidoptera, Hesperiidae, Celaenorrhinus, new species, Philippines
Zoologische Mededelingen

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de Jong, R, & Treadaway, C.G. (1993). A new Celaenorrhinus species (Lepidoptera: Hesperiidae) from a remarkable locality in the Philippines. Zoologische Mededelingen, 67(24), 345–349.