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Graphium megarus (Westwood, 1844)

Имаго  Graphium megarus


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Papilionidae subfamily Papilioninae tribe Leptocircini genus Graphium subgenus Paranticopsis → species Graphium megarus

Species name(s)

Graphium (Paranticopsis) megarus (Westwood, 1844) = Papilio megarus Westwood, 1844 = Paranticopsis megarus = Papilio similis Lathy, 1899 = Papilio megarus sagittiger Fruhstorfer, 1901 = Papilio megarus fleximacula Rothschild, 1895 = Papilio megarus tistaensis Bang-Haas, 1937 = Paranticopsis megarus tiomanensis Eliot 1978 = Papilio megarus martinus Fruhstorfer, 1902 = Papilio megarus mendicus Fruhstorfer, 1902 = Papilio megarus megapenthes Fruhstorfer, 1902.


Zoogeographical regions


Имаго  Graphium megarus

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Graphium megarus megapenthes(Fruhstorfer, 1902): wingspan 55-70 mm. UpH bears two rows of rounded submarginal greenish-white spots. [144]. Svetlana Shchavelina.

Subspecies Graphium megarus


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

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Text data: Svetlana Shchavelina.

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