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Parantica melaneus (Cramer, [1775])

Имаго  Parantica melaneus


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Nymphalidae subfamily Danainae tribe Danaini subtribe Danaina genus Parantica → species Parantica melaneus

Species name(s)

Parantica melaneus (Cramer, [1775]) = Papilio melaneus Cramer, [1775] = Hestia ephyre Hübner, 1816 = Danais melanus paculus Fruhstorfer, 1908 = Caduga melaneus = Danais melanea = Danaus melaneus = Parantica melanea = Hestia ephyre Hübner, 1816 = Danais melane Godart, 1819.


Zoogeographical regions

Palaearctic, Indo-Malayan.

Имаго  Parantica melaneus

Detailed information with references


  • Malaysia Personal communication. Sergei Kotov.
  • Afghanistan, Pakistan, India, Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, China, West Malaysia, Singapore, Borneo [132]. Vasiliy Feoktistov.

Subspecies Parantica melaneus


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Text data: Vasiliy Feoktistov, Sergei Kotov.

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28.03.2014 21:09, Vasiliy Feoktistov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: Indo-Malayan → Palaearctic, Indo-Malayan.

07.02.2014 14:34, Sergei Kotov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: No formalized data → Indo-Malayan.

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