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Troides amphrysus (Cramer, [1779])

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

Species name(s)

Troides amphrysus (Cramer, [1779]) = Troides ruficollis = Troides euthydemus = Troides flavicollis = Troides olympia = Papilio amphrysus Cramer, [1779] = Troides amphrysys = Troides (Haugumia) amphrysys = Ornithoptera flavicollis Druce, 1873 = Troides amphrysus gardineri Fruhstorfer, 1902 = Troides amphrysus bruneicollis Fruhstorfer, 1899 = Ornithoptera amphrysus niasicus Fruhstorfer, 1898 = Ornithoptera amphrysus euthydemus Fruhstorfer , 1913 = Papilio amphrysus arasada Fruhstorfer , 1911 = Troides amphrysus joanae Parrott, 1989 = Troides amphrysus naokae Morita, 1996 = Troides amphrysus centralis Deslisle, 1993 = Ornithoptera flavicollis splendens Krüger, 1925 = Troides amphrysus chrysomelas Parrott & Schmidt, 1984 = Troides amphrysus kecilensis Schäffler, 1999. [9, 85, 187, PC]



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Detailed information with references

Taxonomy, synonyms and combinations

  • Troides euthydemus; Troides flavicollis; Troides ruficollis; Troides olympia. [PC81].

Imago Habitus and Differences from alike species

  • Wingspan 135-160 mm. Male FW (fore - wing) as broad as long and comparatively broader than helena and aeacus, HW (hind - wing) marginal spots small and no black dusting, FW marked with grayish-yellow, at the end-cell as well as the streaks along the veins at beyond the cell towards the margin, except black veins. Female postdiscal spots on UpH are usually conjoined with marginal spots. [144].

Subspecies of Troides amphrysus


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