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Mechanitis lysimnia Fabricius, 1793

Имаго  Mechanitis lysimnia


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Nymphalidae subfamily Danainae tribe Ithomiini subtribe Mechanitina genus Mechanitis → species Mechanitis lysimnia

Species name(s)

Mechanitis lysimnia Fabricius, 1793 = Papilio lysimnia Fabricius, 1793 = Mechanitis albescens Haensch 1905 = Mechanitis blissi Fox 1942 = Mechanitis connectens Collenette & Talbot 1929 = Heliconia lysimene Godart, 1819 = Heliconia narcea Moreira, 1881 = Mechanitis ocona Druce 1876 = Mechanitis roqueensis Bryk 1953 = Mechanitis sulphurea May 1924 = Mechanitis suphurescens Haensch 1905.

Lysimnia Tigerwing


Zoogeographical regions


Primary colors

Orange, Yellow, Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Имаго  Mechanitis lysimnia

Subspecies Mechanitis lysimnia


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

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Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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