Danaus Kluk, 1802

Genus in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaArthropodaInsectaLepidopteraNymphalidae

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    Occurrences
  • 25

    Species
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Overview

Taxonomic status

accepted genus

Published in

Zwierz. Hist. nat. pocz. gospod., 4: 84

Habitat

Not marine

Georeferenced data

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Arthropoda
class
Insecta
order
Lepidoptera
family
Nymphalidae
genus
Danaus
species
25
 
complete classification

Bibliography

International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature. Opinion 278 Addition to the Ojficial List of Generic Names in Zoology of the names of ten genera of the Sub-order Rhopalocera of the order Lepidoptera (class Insecta), species of which were cited in the Undated leaflet commonly known as the Tentamen, prepared by Jacob Hübner, which is believed to have been distributed to Correspondents in 1806, a leaflet rejected in Opinion 97.Opinions and declarations rendered by the International Commission on Zoological Nomenclature 6(10), 135-178 (1954)

Source information

This backbone name usage is included because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (123645251) has since been removed from the portal.

Record history

This record was last modified on 14-Feb-2017.