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Hestina japonica

Insecta - Lepidoptera - Nymphalidae

Taxonomy
Apatura japonica was named by Felder and Felder (1862). It is extant.

It was recombined as Hestina japonica by Fujiyama (1983) and Sohn et al. (2012).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1862Apatura japonica Felder and Felder
1983Hestina japonica Fujiyama p. 122 figs. Pl 1, fig 1
2012Hestina japonica Sohn et al. p. 67

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Ecdysozoa
Panarthropoda
phylumArthropodaLatreille 1829
subphylumMandibulata
Pancrustacea
superclassHexapodaLatreille 1825
CercophoraBörner 1904
classInsecta
Dicondylia
Paranotalia
subclassPterygota(Brauer 1885)
NeopterygotaCrampton 1924
infraclassNeopteraMartynov 1923
Holometabola
RankNameAuthor
Aparaglossata
Mecopterida
superorderAmphiesmenopteraHennig 1969
orderLepidoptera
suborderGlossata()
CoelolepidaNielsen and Kristensen 1996
MyoglossataKristensen and Nielsen 1981
NeolepidopteraPackard 1895
infraorderHeteroneuraTillyard 1918
EulepidopteraBorner 1939
DitrysiaBorner 1939
ApoditrysiaMinet 1983
ObtectomeraMinet 1986
superfamilyPapilionoidea
familyNymphalidaeSwainson 1837
subfamilyNymphalinaeSwinson 1827
genusHestinaWestwood 1850
speciesjaponica(Felder and Felder 1862)

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available