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Papilio elephenor Doubleday, 1845

Taxonomy

class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Papilionidae subfamily Papilioninae tribe Papilionini genus Papilio subgenus Achillides → species Papilio elephenor

Species name(s)

Papilio (Achillides) elephenor Doubleday, 1845 = Achillides elephenor = Papilio (Achillides) elephenor.

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Detailed information with references

Synonyms and combinations

  • Achillides elephenor. [0]. Dmitriy Pozhogin.

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Wingspan 95-105 mm. Head is yellow, UP black, FW (fore - wind) with paler streaks between veins. it is similar in appearance to the Spangle (P. protenor) but HW (hind - wing) is narrower and UP is heavily dusted with brilliant blue or green scales, UpH has only one red tornal spot with a black spot in the center. [144]. Svetlana Shchavelina.

Authors

Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Text data: Dmitriy Pozhogin, Svetlana Shchavelina.

References

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