Taxon profile


Argynnis Fabricius, 1807

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

Scientific synonyms

Acidalia Hübner, 1819
Argyrea Billberg, 1820
Argyreus Scopoli, 1777
Argyronome Hübner, 1819
Childrena Hemming, 1943
Damora Nordmann, 1851
Fabriciana Reuss, 1920
Mimargyra Reuss, 1922

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Included taxa

Number of records: 25

species Argynnis adippe (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775) - High Brown Fritillary

Argynnis adippe - High Brown Fritillary

species Argynnis aglaja (Linnaeus, 1758) - Dark Green Fritillary

Argynnis aglaja - Dark Green Fritillary

species Argynnis alexandra Ménetries, 1832

Argynnis alexandra

species Argynnis anadyomene C. Felder & R. Felder, 1862
species Argynnis argyrospilata Kotzsch, 1938
species Argynnis auresiana Frühstorfer, 1908

Argynnis auresiana

species Argynnis childreni Gray, 1831

Argynnis childreni

species Argynnis clara Blanchard, 1844
species Argynnis coreana Butler, 1882
species Argynnis coredippe Leech, 1893
species Argynnis elisa Godart, 1823 - Corsican Fritillary

Argynnis elisa - Corsican Fritillary

species Argynnis hyperbius (Linnaeus, 1763)

Argynnis hyperbius

species Argynnis jainadeva Moore, 1864
species Argynnis kamala Moore, 1857
species Argynnis laodice (Pallas, 1771) - Pallas's Fritillary

Argynnis laodice - Pallas's Fritillary

species Argynnis lyauteyi (Oberthür, 1920)
species Argynnis nerippe C. Felder & R. Felder, 1862
species Argynnis niobe (Linnaeus, 1758) - Niobe Fritillary

Argynnis niobe - Niobe Fritillary

species Argynnis pandora (Denis & Schiffermüller, 1775) - Mediterranean Fritillary

Argynnis pandora - Mediterranean Fritillary

species Argynnis paphia (Linnaeus, 1758) - Silver-washed Fritillary

Argynnis paphia - Silver-washed Fritillary

species Argynnis ruslana Motschulsky, 1866

Argynnis ruslana

species Argynnis sagana (Doubleday, 1847)

Argynnis sagana

species Argynnis vorax Butler, 1871
species Argynnis xipe Grum-Grshimailo, 1891
species Argynnis zenobia Leech, 1890

Links and literature

EN Australian Faunal Directory [381308aa-ad02-44bf-a255-00f058732817]

ABRS (2009-2015): Australian Faunal Directory [], Australian Biological Resources Study, Canberra [as Argynnis Fabricius, 1807]
Data retrieved on: 20 February 2014

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