Arhopala chamaeleona

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Arhopala chamaeleona, <♂:♀>, Papua New Guinea, John Tennent photos.

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Papilionoidea 

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
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Divisio: Eulepidoptera
Sectio: Ditrysia
Subsectio: Apoditrysia
Clade: Obtectomera
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea

Familia: Lycaenidae
Subfamilia: Theclinae
Tribus: Arhopalini
Genus: Arhopala
Species: Arhopala chamaeleona
Subspecies: A. c. chamaeleona – A. c. maputi – A. c. mizunumai – A. c. rileyi – A. c. susyae

Name[edit]

Arhopala chamaeleona Bethune-Baker, 1903.

Type locality: Papua New Guinea.

Holotype: ♂ BMNH, Upper Aroa River. (A. S. Meek), iii.1903.

Synonymy[edit]

  • Arhopala chamaeleona Bethune-Baker, 1903: 217.
  • Arhopala elagabulus Fruhstorfer, 1914: 124. BMNH, Aroa River.
  • Arhopala restricta Rothschild, 1916: 36.
  • Arhopala heliogabulus Fruhstorfer, Seitz, 1926; mis-spelling of elagabulus Fruh.
  • Narathura chamaeleona Bethune-Baker; Evans, 1957: 112.
  • Arhopala elegabulus [sic], Fruhstorfer; Parsons, 1998: 386.

References[edit]

Links[edit]

  • The Papua Insects Foundation, images.
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