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Idea leuconoe Erichson, 1834

Имаго  Idea leuconoe


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Nymphalidae subfamily Danainae tribe Danaini subtribe Euploeina genus Idea → species Idea leuconoe

Species name(s)

Idea leuconoe Erichson, 1834 = Hestia riukiuensis Holland, 1893 = missilia Fruhstorfer, 1910 = Nectaria leuconoe nipponica Fruhstorfer, 1898 = kanamarui (Nomura, 1932) = takabanis (Nomura, 1932) = koshunus (Nomura, 1932) = Hestia leuconoe karimondjawae van Eecke, 1933 = kodairai Sonan, 1936 = jacouleti (Watari, 1941) = littoralis Talbot, 1941 = Idea leuconoë roepkei Nieuwenhuis, 1954 = kotoshoensis Murayama & Shimonoya, 1966 = Idea (idea) leuconoe = Hestia leucothoe Butler, 1867.

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Zoogeographical regions


Primary colors

Yellow, Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Имаго  Idea leuconoe

Subspecies Idea leuconoe


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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