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Battus philenor (Linnaeus, 1771)

Самка  Battus philenor


class Insecta subclass Pterygota infraclass Neoptera superorder Holometabola order Lepidoptera superfamily Papilionoidea family Papilionidae subfamily Papilioninae tribe Troidini subtribe Battina genus Battus → species Battus philenor

Species name(s)

Battus philenor (Linnaeus, 1771) = Papilio astinous = Papilio insularis = Papilio acauda = Papilio corbis = Papilio philenor Linnaeus, 1771 = Laertias philenor = Battus philenor philenor. [9, 85, PC]



Zoogeographical regions

Nearctic, Neotropic.

Primary colors

Blue, Brown/Gray/Black, White.

Самец  Battus philenor

Detailed information with references

Synonyms and combinations

  • Papilio astinous; Papilio insularis; Papilio acauda; Papilio corbis. [PC81].

Subspecies of Battus philenor


Initial species uploading to the site: Peter Khramov.

Photos: Boris Novikov, Dmitriy Pozhogin.

Text data: Dmitriy Pozhogin.

The species characteristics formalization: Peter Khramov.



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