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Dryas iulia (Fabricius, 1775)

Имаго  Dryas iulia


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

Species name(s)

Dryas iulia (Fabricius, 1775) = Colaenis julia = Dryas julia = Papilio iulia Fabricius, 1775 = Papilio julia = Dryas julia juncta Comstock. [9, 85, PC]

Julia Butterfly.



This species marks on the maps: 1.

Zoogeographical regions

Nearctic, Neotropic.

Primary colors

Orange, Brown/Gray/Black.

Имаго  Dryas iulia

Detailed information with references

Taxonomy, synonyms and combinations

  • Dryas julia; Colaenis julia. [PC81].


  • South and Central America.
    USA: Texas and Florida [125].

Larva food plants / other food objects

  • Passiflora [125].

Subspecies of Dryas iulia


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The species characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov, Sergei Kotov.



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30.01.2014 13:33, Sergei Kotov Corrected data.

Zoogeographical regions: Neotropic → Nearctic, Neotropic.

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