Taxon profile


Poplar Admiral
Limenitis populi (Linnaeus, 1758)

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




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65–90 mm


NEU, CEU, Russia, C.Asia, Japan

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Number of records: 7

subspecies Limenitis populi batangensis Huang, 2001
subspecies Limenitis populi bukovinensis Hormuzaki, 1897
subspecies Limenitis populi enapius Fruhstorfer, 1908
subspecies Limenitis populi fruhstorferi Krulikowsky, 1909
subspecies Limenitis populi populi (Linnaeus, 1758)

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subspecies Limenitis populi szechwanica Murayama, 1981
subspecies Limenitis populi ussuriensis Staudinger, 1887

Links and literature

CZ EN Laštůvka Z., Liška J.: Checklist of Lepidoptera of the Czech Republic [] [as Limenitis populi (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 28 February 2009
EN Fauna Europaea 2.4 [441648]

de Jong, Y.S.D.M. (ed.): Fauna Europaea [] [as Limenitis populi (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 9 March 2012
EN SR Djurić M.: Butterflies of Serbia [] [as Limenitis populi (Linnaeus, 1758)]
CZ DE Bělín V. (1999): Motýli České a Slovenské republiky aktivní ve dne, Kabourek, Zlín [as Limenitis populi (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 Limenitis populi (Linnaeus, 1758)]
Data retrieved on: 18 January 2014

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