Taxon profile


Aphantopus hyperantus (Linnaeus, 1758)

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Nymphalidae - brushfoots »  genus Aphantopus

Scientific synonyms

Papilio hyperantus Linnaeus, 1758
Aphantopus hyperanthus (Linnaeus, 1758) (misspelling) m


Taxon in country check-lists*

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Subordinated taxa

Number of records: 7

subspecies Aphantopus hyperantus abaensis Yoshino, 2003
subspecies Aphantopus hyperantus arcticus (Seitz, 1909)
subspecies Aphantopus hyperantus bieti (Oberthür, 1884)
subspecies Aphantopus hyperantus hyperantus (Linnaeus, 1758)

Aphantopus hyperantus hyperantus

subspecies Aphantopus hyperantus ocellatus (Butler, 1882)

Aphantopus hyperantus ocellatus

subspecies Aphantopus hyperantus sajanus (O. Bang-Haas, 1906)
subspecies Aphantopus hyperantus sibiricus Obraztsov, 1936

Links and literature

EN SR Djurić M.: Butterflies of Serbia [] [as Aphantopus hyperantus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [441309]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Aphantopus hyperantus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Aphantopus hyperantus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
CZ DE Bělín V. (1999): Motýli České a Slovenské republiky aktivní ve dne, Kabourek, Zlín [as Aphantopus hyperantus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
EN Jakšić P., Nahirnić A., Petrović S. (2013): Compendium of Serbian Butterflies with Vernacular Names, Bulletin of the Natural History Museum, 6: 75-88 [as Aphantopus hyperantus (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 18 January 2014

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