genus: EUDICELLA White, 1839
remark: System used below is given in accordance with the latest revision done by Michele De Palma (2009). Michele in his work reduced the number of taxa - 22 species and 50 subspecies were decreased to 14 species and 2 subspecies.
Although many taxonomic problems are yet to be resolved - this system
is very transparent and allows good identification for most Eudicella populations.
species: aethiopica Müller, 1941
origin1: Ethiopia, near Matu, 4/2003 leg. Malec Petr, ex larvae
origin2: Ethiopia, Wondo Genet, 5/2008 leg. Malec Petr, ex larvae
wild imago size: 28-40 mm
Eudicella aethiopica >,>> origin 1 >>> origin 2
Eudicella aethiopica (origin 1), wild habitat >> Ethiopia, Wondo Genet >>> Ethiopia, near Matu
species: colmanti Braem, 1907
origin: Cameroon, Dschang Province
wild imago size: 30-44 mm