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Morpho (Iphimedeia) hercules

Morpho (Iphimedeia) hercules (*)

Cladus: Eukaryota
Supergroup: Opisthokonta
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Subclassis: Pterygota
Divisio: Neoptera
Subdivisio: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Divisio: Ditrysia
Sectio: Cossina
Subsection: Bombycina
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea
Series: Papilioniformes
Familia: Nymphalidae
Subfamilia: Morphinae
Tribus: Morphini
Subtribus: Morphina
Genus: Morpho
Subgenus: Morpho (Iphimedeia)
Species: Morpho (Iphimedeia) hercules

Name

Morpho (Iphimedeia) hercules Dalman, 1823

Type locality: Brazil

Synonyms

* Morpho hercules diadema Fruhstorfer, 1905, TL: Brazil, Santa Catarina.
* Morpho hercules f. irideus Zikán, 1935, TL: Brazil, Minas Gerais, Rio de Janeiro.
* Morpho hercules f. violina Rousseau-Decelle, 1935, TL: Brazil, Minas Gerais.
* Morpho hercules itatiaya Weber, 1944, TL: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro.
* Morpho hercules viridus Weber, 1944, TL: Paraguay.
* Morpho (Iphimedeia} hercules f. malvina Le Moult & Réal, 1962, TL: Brazil, Rio de Janeiro.
* Morpho (Iphimedeia} hercules virida f. subtusdealbata Le Moult & Réal, 1962, TL: Paraguay.
* Morpho penelope Weber, 1963, TL: Peru.

References

* Lamas, Gerardo, 2004, Atlas of Neotropical Lepidoptera'; Checklist: Part 4A; Hesperioidea-Papilionoidea

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