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Zeuxidia Hübner 1826


Andrew V. Z. Brower and Niklas Wahlberg
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Containing group: Amathusiini


Large, showy southeast Asian "leaf" butterflies (the cryptic ventral pattern is an adaptation that has arisen multiple times in various forest-floor dwelling groups of Nymphalidae).

Other Names for Zeuxidia Hübner 1826


Corbet AS, Pendlebury HM, and Eliot JN. 1992. The butterflies of the Malay Peninsula. Malayan Nature Society, Kuala Lumpur.

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Scientific Name Zeuxidia dohrni
Location Indonesia: Java, Bandung
Specimen Condition Dead Specimen
Identified By Niklas Wahlberg
Life Cycle Stage adult
View dorsal/ventral
Collection Wahlberg DNA voucher collection
Source NW101-2
Source Collection The Nymphalidae Systematics Group
Copyright © 2008 Niklas Wahlberg
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Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee, USA

Niklas Wahlberg
University of Turku, Finland

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