Melinaea

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Melinaea
Melinea menophilus.png
Hewitson's tiger (Melinaea menophilus)
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nymphalidae
Subfamily: Danainae
Tribe: Ithomiini
Genus: Melinaea
Hübner, 1816
Species

See text

Synonyms
  • Melinaea Bates, 1862
  • Czakia Kremky, 1925

Melinaea is a genus of clearwing (ithomiine) butterflies. They are in the brush-footed butterfly family, Nymphalidae.

Species[edit]

Arranged alphabetically:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Melinaea Hübner, 1816" at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms