Charaxes lucretius

From Wikispecies
Jump to: navigation, search


Taxonavigation: Papilioniformes

Main Page
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 lucretius
Subspecies: C. l. intermedius – C. l. lucretius – C. l. maximus – C. l. saldanhai – C. l. schofieldi


Charaxes lucretius (Cramer, [1775])

Type locality: Guinea


  • Papilio lucretius Cramer, [1775]
  • Charaxes lucretius lucida Le Cerf, 1923 (synonymized by van Someren 1971: 195)


  • 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.