Anthanassa

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Anthanassa
Ardys Crescent.jpg
Ardys Crescent (Anthanassa ardys)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nymphalidae
Subfamily: Nymphalinae
Tribe: Melitaeini
Genus: Anthanassa
Scudder, 1875
Synonyms

Tritanassa Forbes, 1945 Phyciodes

Anthanassa is a genus of South American butterflies of the Nymphalidae family found from the USA to South America. One authority places this genus as a subgenus of Phyciodes.[1]

Species[edit]

Listed alphabetically.[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Glassberg, J. (2007) A Swift Guide to the Butterflies of Mexico and Central America, Sunstreak Books, pp.89-91.
  2. ^ Anthanassa funet.fi