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Philaethria dido (Linnaeus, 1763)

Самец  Philaethria dido


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Nymphalidae subfamily Heliconiinae tribe Heliconiini genus Philaethria → species Philaethria dido

Species name(s)

Philaethria dido (Linnaeus, 1763) = Metamorpha dido = Papilio dido Linnaeus, 1763 = Papilio didon Tableau, 1779 = Papilio nigromaculatus Goeze, 1779.

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Zoogeographical regions


Самец  Philaethria dido

Detailed information with references

Synonyms and combinations

  • Metamorpha dido. [0]. Dmitriy Pozhogin.


  • America, from Mexico to Argentina [125]. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Larva food plants

  • Passiflora [125]. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Subspecies Philaethria dido


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Text data: Dmitriy Pozhogin, Vasiliy Feoktistov.

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30.01.2014 13:53, Sergei Kotov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Neotropic.

30.01.2014 13:53, Sergei Kotov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: Neotropic → No formalized data.

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