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Nymphalidae

Common Name
admirals
anglewings
brush-footed butterflies
checker-spots
crescent-spots
fritillaries
mourningclocks
purples
brushfoot butterflies
Brushfooted Butterflies

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The table below is a high-level overview of the subsequent branches of this taxon, organized by taxonomic level and further subdivided by items that FWS focuses on, either through a regulatory or other capacity. You can change your list view by selecting an option from the overview table:

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Branches of Nymphalidae

Taxonomic Level Taxa FWS Focus
Subfamily 10
Tribe 12
Subtribe 15
Genus 37
Subgenus 8
Species 111 7
Aberration 0
Form 0
Morph 0
Race 0
Stirp 0
Subspecies 61 27
Unspecified 0
Variety 0
All Subtaxa 254 34

Location in Taxonomic Tree

Kingdom Animalia
Subkingdom Bilateria
Infrakingdom Protostomia
Superphylum Ecdysozoa
Phylum Arthropoda
Subphylum Hexapoda
Class Insecta
Subclass Pterygota
Infraclass Neoptera
Superorder Holometabola
Order Lepidoptera
Superfamily Papilionoidea
Family Nymphalidae

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