Taygetis thamyra

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Taygetis thamyra
Andromeda Satyr.jpg
Taygetis thamyra.jpg
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Animalia
Clade: Euarthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Lepidoptera
Family: Nymphalidae
Genus: Taygetis
Species: T. thamyra
Binomial name
Taygetis thamyra
(Cramer, [1779])[1]
  • Papilio thamyra Cramer, [1779]
  • Taygetis andromeda var. cinerascens Butler, 1877
  • Taygetis celia f. magna d'Almeida, 1922
  • Taygetis andromeda f. isis Bargmann, 1928
  • Taygetis andromeda f. stollei Ribeiro, 1931

Taygetis thamyra, the Andromeda satyr, is a species of butterfly in the family Nymphalidae. It is found in Suriname, Colombia, Brazil (Amazonas, Rio de Janeiro, Rondônia) and the Guyanas.


  1. ^ "Taygetis Hübner, [1819]" at Markku Savela's Lepidoptera and Some Other Life Forms