Nymphalidae Rafinesque, 1815

Family in GBIF Backbone Taxonomy

AnimaliaArthropodaInsectaLepidopteraPapilionoidea

  • 2,290,028

    Occurrences
  • 24,595

    Species
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Overview

Full Name

Nymphalidae Rafinesque, 1815

Common names

  • admirals eng
  • anglewings eng
  • brush footed butterflies eng
  • more

Synonyms

Taxonomic status

Accepted family

According to

The Catalogue of Life, 3rd January 2011

Habitat

Not marine

Georeferenced data

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All 1,832,220 | In viewable area

Distributions

Text based distributions present in some sources.

Subordinate taxa

Classification

kingdom
Animalia
phylum
Arthropoda
class
Insecta
order
Lepidoptera
family
Nymphalidae
genus
667
species
24,595
 
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Bibliography

Macfarlane, R. P. ; Andrew, I. G. ; Berry, J. A. ; Johns, P. M. ; Hoare, R. J. B. ; Lariviere, M-C. ; Grenslade, P. ; Henderson, R. C. ; Smithers, C. N. ; Palma, R. L. ; Ward, J. B. ; Pilgrm, R. L. C. ; Towns, D. R. ; McLellan, I. ; Teulon, D. A. J. ; Hitchings, T. R. ; Eeastop, V. F. ; Martin, N. A. ; Fletcher, M. J. ; Stufkens, M. A. W. ; Dale, P. J. ; Burckhardt, D. ; Buckley, T. R. 9: Phylum ARTHROPODA subphylum hexapoda: Protura, springtails, Diplura, and insects, Checklist of New Zealand Hexapoda. In: New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity Volume 2.

Macfarlane, R. P. ; Maddison, P. A. ; Andrew, I. G. ; Berry, J. A. ; Johns, P. M. ; Hoare, R. J. B. ; Lariviere, M. -C. ; Greenslade, P. ; Henderson, R. C. ; Smithers, C. N. ; Palma, R. L. ; Ward, J. B. ; Pilgrim, R. L. C. ; Towns, D. R. ; McLellan, I. D. ; Teulon, D. A. J. ; Hitchings, T. R. ; Eastop, V. F. ; Martin, N. A. ; Fletcher, M. J. ; Stufkens, M. A. W. ; Dale, P. J. ; Burckhardt, D. ; Buckley, T. R. ; Trewick, S. A. [Chapter] Nine: Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Hexapoda: Protura, springtails, Diplura, and insects, Checklist of New Zealand Hexapoda. In: New Zealand Inventory of Biodiversity Volume 2. [Chapter] Nine: Phylum Arthropoda Subphylum Hexapoda: Protura, springtails, Diplura, and insects, Checklist of New Zealand Hexapoda

NZAC February 2012

NZIB February 2012

NZIB June 2012

Source information

This backbone name usage exists because it was found in another checklist at the time the backbone was built. The primary source name usage (121006758) has since been removed from the portal.