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Atrophaneura laos Riley & Godfrey, 1921

Самец  Atrophaneura laos


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Papilionidae subfamily Papilioninae tribe Troidini genus Atrophaneura → species Atrophaneura laos

Species name(s)

Atrophaneura laos Riley & Godfrey, 1921 = Byasa laos Riley & Godfrey 1921.

Detailed information with references

Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Wingspan 75-95 mm. HW (hind - wing) is narrow, long and tailed. Male is black, UpH with four pinkish submarginalspots in spaces 2, 3, 4 and 5, FW (fore - wing) with black stripes between veins; UnH with an additional submarginal pinkish spot in space 6 as well as subtornal spots. Female is paler but larger, UpH pinkish at inner portion with a series of large black submarginal spots in spaces 2-6. [144]. Svetlana Shchavelina.


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Text data: Svetlana Shchavelina.



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16.03.2017 13:34, Alexandr Zhakov The taxons were merged.

Atrophaneura laos and Byasa laos were merged.

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