Taxon profile


Southern Monarch
Danaus erippus (Cramer, 1775)

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

Scientific synonyms

Anosia erippe Hübner, 1816
Anosia menippe Hübner, 1816
Anosia synippe Hübner, 1821
Danais archippus var. brasiliensis Capronnier, 1874
Danais erippus ab. larensis Köhler, 1929
Danaus menippe (Hübner, 1816)
Limnas plexippe Hübner, 1812
Papilio erippus Cramer, 1775
Papilio vulgaris Larrañaga, 1923


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