CZ EN
SEARCH  

Taxon profile

genus

Apharitis Riley, 1925

kingdom Animalia - animals »  phylum Arthropoda - arthropods »  class Insecta - insects »  order Lepidoptera - butterflies and moths »  family Lycaenidae - gossamer-winged butterflies »  tribus Aphnaeini

Included taxa

Number of records: 7

species Apharitis buchanani Rothschild, 1921
species Apharitis cilissa (Lederer, 1891)
species Apharitis epargyros (Eversmann, 1854)
species Apharitis gillettii Riley, 1925
species Apharitis maxima (Staudinger, 1901)
species Apharitis myrmecophila (Dumont, 1922) - Desert Leopard
species Apharitis nilus (Hewitson, 1865)

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1374193]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [http://www.irmng.org] [as Apharitis Riley, 1925]
Data retrieved on: 30 November 2019

Contributions to BioLib

Help us to expand this encyclopedia! If you are logged in, you can add new subtaxa, vernacular and scientific names, texts, images or intertaxon relationships for this taxon.

Comments