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Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
Subregnum: Eumetazoa
Cladus: Bilateria
Cladus: Nephrozoa
Cladus: Protostomia
Cladus: Ecdysozoa
Cladus: Panarthropoda
Phylum: Arthropoda
Subphylum: Hexapoda
Classis: Insecta
Cladus: Dicondylia
Subclassis: Pterygota
Cladus: Metapterygota
Infraclassis: Neoptera
Cladus: Eumetabola
Cladus: Endopterygota
Superordo: Panorpida
Cladus: Amphiesmenoptera
Ordo: Lepidoptera
Subordo: Glossata
Cladus: Coelolepida
Cladus: Myoglossata
Cladus: Neolepidoptera
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Cladus: Eulepidoptera
Cladus: Ditrysia
Cladus: Apoditrysia
Cladus: Obtectomera
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea

Familia: Lycaenidae
Subfamilia: Theclinae
Tribus: Theclini
Genus: Artopoetes
Species: A. praetextatus – A. pryeri – A. wangi

Artopoetes Chapman, 1909: 473.

Type species: Lycaena pryeri Murray, 1873: 126. By Monotypy.

Artopoetes pryeri. 2

Artopoetes pryeri from Japan


Chapman, T., 1909. A review of the species of the lepidopterous genus Lycaenopsis Feld. (Cyaniris auct. ned Dalm.) on examination of the male ancillary appendages. Proc. zool. Soc. Lond. 1909: 419–476, 72 figs. BHL. Reference page.
Hemming, A. F., 1967. The generic names of the butterflies and their type species (Lepidoptera: Rhopalocera). Bulletin of the British Museum (Natural History) 1967, Suppl. 9: 1-509.Reference page.
Huang, H. 2016b. Artopoetes wangi spec. nov. from Gansu, China (Lepidoptera, Lycaenidae). Atalanta 47: 332–336. Reference page.
Koiwaya, S. 2014. Descriptions of two new species and three new subspecies of Theclini (Lycaenidae) from Western and Northern China. Gekkan-Mushi 521: 21–30. Reference page.
Murray, Rev. R. P., 1873. Description of a new Japanese species of Lycaena, and change of name of L. cassioides Murray. Ent. mon. Mag. 10: 126. (Nov. 1873) Reference page.

Vernacular names
日本語: ウラゴマダラシジミ属

Artopoetes is a genus of butterflies in the family Lycaenidae. It is a small east Asian genus of tailless hairstreaks.

Artopoetes praetextatus (Fujioka, 1992)
Artopoetes pryeri (Murray, 1873) northeast China, southern Amur, Ussuri, Korea, Japan (Honshu, Hokkaido)

External links

"Artopoetes Chapman, 1909" at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms

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