Charaxes anticlea

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Taxonavigation: Papilioniformes 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Animalia
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
Infraordo: Heteroneura
Divisio: Ditrysia
Sectio: Cossina
Subsectio: Bombycina
Superfamilia: Papilionoidea
Series: Papilioniformes

Familia: Nymphalidae
Subfamilia: Charaxinae
Tribus: Charaxini
Genus: Charaxes
Species: Charaxes anticlea
Subspecies: C. a. adusta – C. a. anticlea – C. a. mwera – C. a. produsta – C. a. suna


Charaxes anticlea (Drury, 1782)

Type locality: Sierra Leone.


  • Papilio anticlea Drury, 1782
  • Papilio horatius Fabricius, 1793, Ent. Syst. 3(1): 64.


  • Someren, van V.G.L., 1971: Revisional notes on African Charaxes (Lepidoptera: Nymphalidae). Part VII. Bulletin of the British Museum Natural History, Entomologie 26 (4): 183-226.
  • Williams, M.C., 2008: Checklist of Afrotropical Papilionoidea and Hesperoidea; Compiled by Mark C. Williams, 7th ed.