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Hypolimnas salmacis (Drury, 1773)

Имаго  Hypolimnas salmacis


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Nymphalidae subfamily Nymphalinae tribe Kallimini genus Hypolimnas → species Hypolimnas salmacis

Species name(s)

Hypolimnas salmacis (Drury, 1773) = Papilio salmacis Drury, 1773 = Papilio omphale Stoll, [1790] = Hypolimnas salmacis cissalma Suffert, 1904 = transiens Dufrane, 1953 = interrupta Dufrane, 1953 = Hypolimnas omphale Stoll 1791.

Blue Diadem


Zoogeographical regions



90—95 mm.

Detailed information with references

Larva food plants

  • Urera hypselodendron (сем. Urticaceae). [85]. Peter Khramov.

Subspecies Hypolimnas salmacis


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