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Melanitis leda Linnaeus, 1758

Имаго  Melanitis leda

Taxonomy

class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Nymphalidae subfamily Satyrinae tribe Melanitini genus Melanitis → species Melanitis leda

Species name(s)

Melanitis leda Linnaeus, 1758 = Papilio leda Linnaeus, 1758 = Papilio solandra Fabricius, 1775 = taitensis (Felder, 1862) = bernardi = Melanitis leda solandra = Cyllo helena Plötz, 1880 = Cyllo helena Westwood, [1851 = Cyllo obsoleta Felder, 1867.

Common Evening Brown

urn:lsid:insecta.pro:taxonomy:15140

Expansion

Zoogeographical regions

Ethiopic, Indo-Malayan.

Primary colors

Orange, Brown/Gray/Black.

Имаго  Melanitis leda

Detailed information with references

Larva food plants

  • Apluda mutica, Oryza sativa, Saccarum officnarum and Stenotaphrum secundatum. [9]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Melanitis leda

Authors

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Photos: Dmitriy Pozhogin, Anna Gerasimova.

Text data: Peter Khramov.

Main characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

Color characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.

References

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